Events

ASDAC Specialist Study Skills workshops

ASDAC is running a new set of Specialist Study Skills and workshops for Spring Term 2018, to help students sharpen their performance and get the best from their studies.

Local schools take part in UK robotic LEGO®challenge

More than 60 school pupils from across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight took part in an IET FIRST® LEGO® League Tournament at the University of Portsmouth this week. The tournament was the culmination…

Students perform carol service for local hospital wards

Portsmouth students have been spreading some festive cheer to patients in local hospital wards. Changing State, a newly formed group of six third-year students studying musical theatre and drama and performance, performed carol…

Students inspired to ‘reach for the stars’ at official UTC opening

Students at the University Technical College (UTC) Portsmouth were hugely excited to welcome ESA astronaut Major Tim Peake to officially open their college yesteday (12 December). The University is the lead sponsor of…

Digital festival to help boost the employment rates of women

A new multi-million euro project to improve the employment rates of women from disadvantaged backgrounds by boosting their digital skills and knowledge is being officially launched at the University of Portsmouth next week….

Portsmouth astronomers offer cosmic fun at Night Sky Live

Astronomers from the University of Portsmouth will be on hand to answer a galaxy of cosmic questions at Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium this weekend. Scientists from the University’s Institute of Cosmology and…

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…

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…

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…

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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