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September 2018

Call for volunteers to join University Race Equality Charter Team

We are looking for nine staff volunteers from across the University, academic and professional and support, to join the University Race Equality Charter Self-Assessment Team, (SAT), helping us drive forward our race equality work and meet the challenge of the Charter principles.

People can die from giving up the fight

People can die simply because they’ve given up, life has beaten them and they feel defeat is inescapable, according to new research. The study, by Dr John Leach, a senior research fellow in…

Forget university rankings, open days are the biggest factor in student choice

Open days are the main way students choose their future university. shutterstock The latest Times Higher University Rankings have been published. And the 2019 results reveal that the University of Oxford is the…

Mildam power outage

Essential maintenance will be taking place in Mildam Building over the weekend of 13/14 October.

MyDiscount October offers

MyDiscount offers for October, including B&Q, and H.Samuel.

Universities are failing to deal with serial sexual predators on their staff according to new report

A new report, published today (26 September), examining staff sexual misconduct within the higher education sector reveals the difficult experiences that students have had when they try to report staff sexual misconduct to…

Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed

The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries is thrilled to host ‘Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed’, a talk by Dr Matt Lodder to be held at the University of Portsmouth’s Eldon Building.

CCI Student Project Ambassadors for the Inventors at Victorious Festival

The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI) at the University of Portsmouth is delighted to share news of student Project Ambassadors who worked with three commissioned artists, Aspex Gallery and Victorious Festival.

Become a Faculty of Technology Student Ambassador

Students can earn money during their studies by becoming a Student Ambassador within the Faculty of Technology and speaking to prospective students, parents and giving tours.

Painting with Acrylics: A Short Course

In October, The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries is launching a brand-new evening course that will introduce you to the medium of acrylics and its diverse qualities. 

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