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January 2017

Poverty impacts on type of dental care received

Adults from highly deprived areas are less likely to receive prevention care and advice and more likely to have a tooth extracted, compared to those from the least deprived, according to new research….

Interested in joining a basketball team for female staff?

Joining a staff sports team adds to your social network and provides great opportunities for you to develop skills and have fun whilst exercising.

Journalism course top three in national league table

The University of Portsmouth’s undergraduate journalism course has been named in the top three in the country in a league table of universities by the industry body that accredits journalism training.

Research and Innovation Services update

Take a look at our Research and Innovation Service’s blog for the latest news, information, opinion and events.

Dangerous infectious diseases: Bad news for the High Street, good news for Wall Street?

While infectious diseases may be dangerous for the general public, they are good news for stock market investors and traders, says a new study from the University of Portsmouth. The study, carried out…

Cosmic lenses calculate faster than expected expansion of Universe

An international group of astronomers – including one from the University of Portsmouth – has used galaxies as giant gravitational lenses to calculate a faster than expected expansion of the Universe.

Launch of our Auroran Seminar Series

1 February 2017 at 1pm-3pm

Karen Blackett OBE announced as new University Chancellor

The University of Portsmouth is delighted to announce the appointment of Karen Blackett OBE, Chairwoman of MediaCom, the UK’s largest media agency, and former Portsmouth student as its new Chancellor.

Cheerleading Club awarded Chancellor’s Award

The University of Portsmouth cheerleading club has been announced as the winner of the 2017 Chancellor’s Award.

LGBT History Month 2017

LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) History Month celebrates the lives, achievements and promotes awareness of the LGBT community. As part of the celebrations, the University is proud to be supporting a range of activities for staff and students throughout the month.

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