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Dr Geraghty, second from left, with, from left, a student volunteer, CCI business associate Steve Jones, Dr Rebecca Janicker and CCI faculty registrar Peta Tattersall.

Stellar opportunity for Star Wars researcher

A University of Portsmouth academic made the most of an out-of-this-world research opportunity when he attended one of the world’s biggest Star Wars conventions. Reader in Popular Media Cultures Dr Lincoln Geraghty and…

Geology graduates Will Smith, left, and Matt Flambard.

Geology graduates win top scholarships

Geology students Matt Flambard and Will Smith have double reason to celebrate – because in addition to graduating with first class honours in BSc Geology they have been awarded prestigious international scholarships to…

Distance learner, Christos Fragos (with wife and daughter) travelled from Greece specially for his graduation

Distance no barrier for Christos

Distance has been no barrier to learning for Christos Fragos, who has made the special trip from home in Greece in order to be present at graduation. Christos studied towards the top-up BSc…


Prestigious honour for former professor

Pioneering research at the University of Portsmouth has seen a former professor elected as a Fellow of the British Academy, the UK’s national body for the humanities and social sciences.

Visualisation of the Mary Rose emblem created at the University of Portsmouth.

Experts recreate Mary Rose figurehead

The figurehead of the Mary Rose has gone on public display for the first time – and experts from the University of Portsmouth have helped to show how it would have looked in its original state.


Triple graduation for mum and daughters

As one of the University’s Academic Registry team organising graduation, Tina Salt is very used to graduation ceremonies.


Award success for TV and broadcast graduate

A BSc Television and Broadcasting graduate is celebrating after winning an award for best post-production project.

Victoria Cashmore on the steps of the Guildhall with sons Paul and Aiden

Graduation tops off a year of ‘wonderful moments’

Graduating with a Foundation Degree in Learning Support rounds off a year “wonderful moments” for Victoria Cashmore, which has already included singing as part of Winchester Military Wives Choir with pop legend Lulu on her UK tour.

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Cosmic map will throw light on ‘dark energy’

An international team of astronomers has created the largest ever three-dimensional map of distant galaxies in a bid to help them understand one of the most mysterious forces in the universe.

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Electric start for film production graduates

There’s been no waiting for this summer’s graduation ceremony before getting on with their careers for Film Production students Owen Beynon, Alex Fountain and Charlie Timson. They set up their video production collaboration,…

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