You can find the University's latest news, events and blogs at

April 2019

Research theme director chairs UN meeting on biodiversity

Professor Steve Fletcher, the new Research Theme Director for Environment and Sustainability, chaired an event at the UN headquarters earlier this month, focused on building the awareness of connectivity issues between national waters…

How to order course leaflets on the Marketing Portal

Use the Marketing Portal to quickly order the course leaflets you need when you need them rather than ordering large amounts once a year.

New Student System – Invitation to Staff Roadshows

Staff are invited to a series of roadshow sessions this May to see demonstrations of the new Student System (SITS).

Does Race Impact Vascular Function?

Age: 18 to 30

Gender: Either

Staff/Student: Both

Slow cinema: what it is and why it’s on a fast track to the mainstream in a frenetic world

High Life: where slow cinema is concerned, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Thunderbird Releasing Andrew Russell, University of Portsmouth It feels apt that Claire Denis’s new film, High Life is…

Students’ Union leaving the NUS and impact on TOTUM (NUS) discount cards for staff

The Students’ Union is preparing to leave the National Union for Students (NUS) by the end of the year after a vote by students.

Leadership Training, Social Media Experience, HEAR Accreditation and free pizza for Welcome Ambassadors

Sign up to our training day to find out more about joining our award-winning scheme to welcome new students and build a sense of community and belonging at the University.

New staff travel and expenses service to be launched

A fully integrated travel management and employee expenses system will provide a modern, user-friendly service for staff.

Volunteers wanted for research evaluating a new non-invasive medical monitoring device

Age: 18 and above

Gender: Either

Staff/Student: Both

University Bus service

Changes to University Bus timetable

An improved University Bus service with an updated evening timetable will run from Monday 29 April as students return from their Easter break.

UoP News © 2020 All Rights Reserved