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October 2018

Scooby-dooby-doo: making sense of scat singing

  Perfect pitch: Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. Playbill If you go to hear a jazz singer at your local venue, you will most likely experience “scatting” or “scat”. Scat singing can be…

Talk from KROMA, an organisation who supports LGBT+ communities

The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries at the University of Portsmouth announces a talk by Elena Nikorova from the organisation Kroma, who will talk about LGBT+ communities and their support links in our local area.

Researchers aim to produce the first global underwater soundscape

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth are aiming to generate the first global underwater soundscape from some of the noisiest and quietest areas of the ocean. This research will help identify how human activities…

More Flu vaccinations available for University of Portsmouth staff

The Occupational Health Service has sourced flu vaccines for staff with appointments available from Thursday 11 October.

Challenges of Brexit public meeting

Challenges of Brexit public meeting with Green MEP for South East England, Keith Taylor.

Dr Peter Lee lecture and book launch – Reaper Force: Inside Britain’s Drone Wars

The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries are hosting a lecture and book launch from University of Portsmouth‘s Security and Risk Research Theme Director, Dr Peter Lee.

AI and Democracy Guest Speaker

Professor Runciman will be talking to us about his research in the fascinating and contemporary field of artificial intelligence (AI) and democracy.

Find out about support available to you during the Welfare Knock

Staff members will be visiting you in your halls of residence to check that everyone is okay and to talk about support and wellbeing services that are available to you.

Staff volunteer to support students during Welfare Knock

Over 80 volunteers have come forward to visit students in over 5000 halls rooms and inform them of the wellbeing and support services that are available to them.

Photo sessions for academics and researchers for PURE profiles

Booking slots are available to take new photos of researchers and academics for their PURE profiles, as part of the Web Transformation project.

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