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Top tribute: A screenshot from Oliver’s stop-motion film

Young filmmaker strikes right chord

Oliver Moore, a film production student who made a fan video in tribute to a band he’s followed since he was a teenager, was amazed when they adopted it as their official video.

On set (l-r): Jack Johal, Joey Nutkins, Sir Michael Caine and Ben Hodgson. CREDIT:  Jeff Spicer

Film students work with Michael Caine

Two university film students keen enough to get out of bed at 4.30am to gain work experience found themselves alongside Hollywood legend Sir Michael Caine. The University of Portsmouth students, Jack Johal and…

Finalists - left to right - John Wheal, Casper Nielson, Harry Phelan, Calvin Macleod and Ming Wu

Three student entrepreneurs in competition final

Three out of five finalists in a competition to find the best young entrepreneurial talent are students/graduates from the Faculty of Technology.

13/10/2016
Paralympian Lauren Steadman celebratory lunch, University of Portsmouth. 

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Celebratory event for student Paralympian

A celebratory event was held at the University of Portsmouth last week for a student who won silver at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

From left - Dryad Maritime chief operating officer Ian Millen, chief executive Graeme Gibbon Brooks, the University's chief operating officer Bernie Topham, and Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, Nigel Atkinson.

Royal honour for Technopole company

A maritime operations company based in Portsmouth Technopole – the business centre purchased by the University last year – is celebrating after being presented with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Dryad Maritime Ltd…

17/06/2016
Lauren Steadman, University of Portsmouth 

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Paralympic glory for student Lauren

A University of Portsmouth Master’s student has won silver at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

Influential leader: MSc graduate, Owen Adams

Portsmouth graduate now senior leader

A recent masters graduate of the University of Portsmouth has been appointed to the senior leadership team of Durham University. Owen Adams will take up the post of Durham’s Pro-Vice-Chancellor (colleges and student…

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Musical students win high praise

The University of Portsmouth’s Dramatic and Musical Society has won an Accolade of Excellence from the National Operatic and Dramatic Association for its 2015 production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Allegro at the King’s…

The LRBAR-UPEN sustainability competition finalists and judges

Student success with water and energy project

A student derived project that could reduce water usage and the carbon footprint for sailing team, Land Rover Ben Ainslie Racing (LRBAR), is the winning entry in the first student sustainability competition jointly run by LRBAR and the University of Portsmouth Environment Network (UPEN).

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Fraud and crises research earns doctorates

Research on tackling fraud in UK central government, and on more efficient handling of ‘hypercomplex’ crises has seen the first awards of Professional Doctorate in Security Risk Management by the University of Portsmouth.

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