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Public lectures mark 25 years of criminal justice studies

A series of public lectures to mark the 25th anniversary of the University of Portsmouth’s Institute of Criminal Justice Studies (ICJS) will focus on 25 years of crime and punishment issues. The first of…

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University welcomes its new Chancellor

Karen Blackett OBE will be inaugurated as the fourth Chancellor of the University of Portsmouth at a special event at Portsmouth Guildhall from 4pm today. Karen will become Chancellor during the University’s 25th…

Plastic pollution is a major issue that faces our oceans.

See Bin, Sea Change to combat marine plastic pollution

The University of Portsmouth is hosting a special event to raise awareness of marine plastic pollution on Friday 1 December. See Bin, Sea Change is a free event, open to the public, to…

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Dickensian disappearances and a Southsea mystery unfold at university events

When it comes to engaging audiences with unusual aspects of Charles Dickens’ life, Portsmouth University researcher Dr Christopher Pittard has a trick up his sleeve.

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£1.3m investment to improve dental training and services to the local community

The University of Portsmouth today opened an improved dental clinic to provide excellent training and education for future dentists, dental hygiene therapists and nurses, as well as the very best services to patients…

DarkFest will showcase the fantastic wealth of Portsmouth's creative talent.

DarkFest uncovers Portsmouth’s dark history

This Halloween sees the return of Portsmouth DarkFest, a creative and cultural festival exploring all things dark, supernatural, and sinister. Inspired by the Supernatural Cities project at the University of Portsmouth, and working…


Student Wellbeing; what to do

Increase your confidence and knowledge to support student wellbeing.


National survey for taught postgraduates – webinar

As part of developing proposals for a new national survey for taught postgraduate students we are hosting a consultation webinar at 14.00 on Wednesday 11 October 2017. This webinar will cover the content,…

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Students give back to the city

Hundreds of students will have the opportunity to give their time to help charities and not-for-profit organisations at the University of Portsmouth’s annual Volunteering Fair on Wednesday 4 October.

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Leading neuroscientists meet in Portsmouth

Scientists at the forefront of research to find a cure for brain tumours are meeting in Portsmouth tomorrow (1 September). Professor Geoff Pilkington, Director of the Brain Tumour Research Centre of Excellence at…

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