Events

Excitement builds for Dance Off spectacular

Almost 300 local school children and street dance performers will be taking part in the University of Portsmouth’s annual Dance Off event on Thursday 1 February at the Kings Theatre in Southsea. The…

University celebrates LGBT History Month

LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) History Month takes place across the UK and around the world every February. It celebrates the lives and achievements [and promotes awareness] of the LGBT Community. As…

Pankhurst lectures mark 100 years of women’s suffrage

Two free University of Portsmouth public lectures will mark the 100th anniversary of certain women receiving the right to the parliamentary vote. On Monday 5 February, Professor June Purvis will focus on the…

Free cybersecurity lecture from award-winning expert

The award-winning cybersecurity expert Professor Paul Dorey is giving a free public talk at the University of Portsmouth on Wednesday 24 January. Professor Dorey advises companies and governments in developing their cybersecurity strategies,…

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…

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