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May 2013

Male Cancer Awareness Month

do you know enough?


New health watchdog provides locals with a voice

The University of Portsmouth has been involved in setting up the creation of a new service that allows members of the public to have their say on local health and social care services….

‘Wessie’ the micro-monster discovered on Dinosaur Island

A new species of feisty amphibian that lived in the shadows of dinosaurs has been discovered by a researcher at the University of Portsmouth. The discovery fills a gap in the evolutionary history…

The Meaning of Home

How can art reveal fragmented experiences and memories of home when the trauma of displacement occurs?  What does ‘home’ mean to settlers and immigrants? Discussing their pasts in different parts of Africa, two…

Business solutions: Dr Alessio Ishizaka

Decision-making tool wins excellence prize

A new decision-making tool designed by researchers at the University of Portsmouth has been praised as outstanding for its potential contribution to business. Dr Alessio Ishizaka, Dr Philippe Nemery and colleagues won the…

Author and journalist Judith Flanders

Judith Flanders on the invention of murder

Bestselling author and journalist Judith Flanders will be visiting the University of Portsmouth this Friday 31 May for a free public event based on her recent book The Invention of Murder. Judith will…

Dream come true: Ola Ajayi

Engineering student lands ‘dream job’

A final year mechanical engineering student at the University of Portsmouth has won her dream job with global offshore gas and oil engineering contractor, Subsea 7. Ola Ajayi started university with a passion…

Last week of the Commuter Challenge

Social cycle, travel discounts and prizes on offer.

University awarded HR Excellence in Research Award

Excellence in researcher support recognised.

Green Impact Awards

Winners and results.

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