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June 2019

Help raise the career ambitions of local school and college students

If you’re passionate about motivating young people, why not consider volunteering as an Enterprise Adviser?

Diving into cold water can be deadly – here’s how to survive it

Many will have read the news story about the sad death of Cameron Gosling who died from cold water shock after jumping into the River Wear on a hot summer’s day. Sadly, Cameron’s death is…

Portsmouth researcher to showcase new earthquake sensors at London festival

A Portsmouth PhD researcher will showcase new earthquake sensors at a London festival which help detect damage to buildings and bridges at a fraction of the cost.

Understanding non-freezing cold injury (trench foot) in men and women

Age: 21 to 40

Gender: Either

Staff/Student: Staff

Additional Support and Disability Advice Centre (ASDAC) closed 1 & 2 July

The Additional Support and Disability Advice Centre (ASDAC) will be closed on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 July due to an event.

Alcohol Sponsorship Questionnaire

Age: 18-25

Gender: Either

Staff/Student: Student

Scientists to investigate the impact of drug addiction and pollution on behaviour in humans and wildlife

Scientists from the University of Portsmouth are helping to develop new technology that will aid our understanding of drug and alcohol addiction in humans and the impact of drug pollution on wildlife. Portsmouth…

Matrix Standard for our Careers and Employability

Innovative practices including the ‘Careers Fair Plus’ App, and live streaming of sessions has helped our Department for Careers and Employability to achieve a coveted accreditation.

University staff member wins bike makeover competition

A University colleague has won a makeover for her bike for Clean Air Day 2019.

Helping the body’s ability to grow bone

For the first time, scientists have been able to study how well synthetic bone grafts stand up to the rigors and ‘strains’ of life, and how quickly they help bone re-grow and repair….

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