At the University Gym we have new Drop-in classes so you can come and try something new this summer: Tai Chi – Wednesdays 6.45pm Developed specifically to invigorate every internal organ of the…
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New role for professor March 31:Professor of accounting Lisa Jack was elected vice president of the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) at its annual general meeting. She will be automatically be appointed president the following year until April 2018. BAFA aims to advance knowledge and understanding of education and research in all areas of accounting and finance.
Brain tumour lab visit March 17: Former Lord Mayor Councillor Lynne Stagg took a tour of the world-class Brain Tumour Research laboratories at the University and thanked people across the city for their support in funding the vital work taking place there. During her visit she placed three tiles on the Wall of Hope which is dedicated to those lost to, and those living with, a brain tumour, the most lethal of all cancers. Each tile represents the £2,740 it costs to fund a day of research at the University's Centre of Excellence.
Social Startup Portsmouth launched March 2: Last week saw the launch of Social Startup Portsmouth, a collaborative partnership led by the University’s Student Enterprise Team, which aims to inspire and support people to develop and launch a social enterprise. To find out more about attending a workshop please visit: www.socialstartup.org.uk