How Frida Kahlo became a trinket for a Conservative leader

Deborah Shaw, University of Portsmouth Theresa May’s party leader speech at the Conservative conference on October 4 was noteworthy for all the wrong reasons. As Kenzie Bryant noted in Vanity Fair, it became…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2017

October is national breast cancer awareness month The Facts Around 55, 000 new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed each year, but survival rates are improving, probably due to more targeted treatments, earlier…

Wolves understand cause and effect better than dogs

Domestic dogs may have lost some of their innate animal skill when they came in from the wild, according to new research conducted at the Wolf Science Center in Austria. In a study…

Staff Email Policy

This is the annual reminder to all staff to familiarise yourselves with the latest version of the Staff Email Policy, which sets out the conditions under which the University’s email system – Google…

Discounted match tickets for PFC’s home games

For the 2017/18 season University of Portsmouth students and staff can now save on match tickets when attending Portsmouth Football Club’s League One home games at Fratton Park. The University of Portsmouth Purple…

UoP welcomes overseas students

Orientation week will introduce new students to Portsmouth and to the University before they start classes.

Roadworks on junction of Winston Churchill Avenue and King Richard Road

Work will commence on 7 September and complete by early October

Criminology student wins national honour

An inspirational role model who has helped transform the lives of vulnerable young people for the past 18 years has been recognised with a national honour.

Why holidays can make you sick – examining pre-holiday stress

With summer underway and school holidays around the corner, a Portsmouth academic is researching why people get stressed before they go on holiday.

Estates and Campus Services Update – July

Find out in this edition about the summer activities, progress on the refurbishment of Mercantile, and a reminder that Student Housing and the Estates and Campus Services Helpdesk are now located in Mercantile Building.

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