May 2018

MyDiscount June offers

June offers with the MyDiscount staff portal.

Open Meeting of the Academic Staff Association (ASA)

The purpose of the next Open Meeting of the Academic Staff Association is to discuss current issues and developments that have an impact on academic staff.

CCI Graduate Show Staff Lunch

All staff from across the University are invited to a free lunch in Eldon Courtyard Cafe during the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries Graduate Show on 6 June. 

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Watching boys become fathers

How young men adapt to fatherhood and whether being a father can speed up becoming an adult is to be examined in new research. Dr Francesca Salvi, a childhood studies expert in the…

Social club summer cheese and wine evening

An evening of Cheese & Wine presented by Camber Wines of Portsmouth on Thursday 21 June 2018, at 6.30pm.

ESRC South Coast DTP funding applications open for 2018/2019

A further round of ESRC SCDTP funded PhD bursaries is now open for applications for 2018/19 entry.  

Physics football raises £290 for charities

University of Portsmouth undergraduate physics students and lecturers and researchers from the Faculty of Science and the Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation have raised £290 for charity in a staff vs students football match.

How chemical weapons became taboo – and why they still are

German troops near the front in 1915. Wikimedia Commons Patricia Shamai, University of Portsmouth The world has witnessed two very different chemical weapons attacks in the last two months: in March, the assassination…

Portsmouth academic says ‘floating’ saves lives

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has today announced seven[1] people claimed ‘floating’ helped save their life in 2017, after the charity advocated this as a key survival skill last summer. As the…

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