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Astrophysicist shortlisted for achievement award

A University of Portsmouth astrophysicist has been shortlisted for an Asian Women of Achievement Award. Dr Jen Gupta, the SEPnet/Ogden outreach officer from the University’s Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation (ICG), has been…

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Students shortlisted for Telegraph STEM awards

Two University of Portsmouth students who have designed a robotic machine that can ‘print’ walls without human intervention have been shortlisted for The Telegraph 2015 STEM Awards. Ali Bobaker and Pablo Arcelino de…

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Winning students passionate about giving back

Three business students have won places on a programme designed to help breathe life into fledgling businesses in one of Africa’s poorest regions. Joshua Shaw, from Portsmouth, Ed Adams, from Pebworth in Warwickshire,…

Winner: journalism student Sophie Merritt (right).
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Journalism student wins national award

A final year journalism student from the University of Portsmouth has won a top national award for her exceptional performance in national journalism exams. Sophie Merritt won the Mustard TV award for video…

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New gallery for student and alumni art

City residents and visitors now have more opportunities to see some of the best new creative work made locally in a new exhibition space at the Guildhall. Portsmouth Cultural Trust invited the University…

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Astounding film up for top award

Four students who have taken an in-depth look at disability have been nominated for a prestigious award. Living Differently, a documentary about people with different disabilities, has been shortlisted in the factual category…

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Interactive app exhibition opens

An interactive exhibition that tells the tale of designing an app to help adoptive parents has opened to the public. “Design Thinking in Practice” will be in the Eldon building at the University…

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Student wins award with unusual dance video

A University of Portsmouth PhD student who explained the life cycle of a star using a dance video has won this year’s Early Career Physics Communicator Award. Claire Le Cras, a third year…

Best in the country: Brogan Kay-Jessop with her award presented by BBC presenter Dan Walker

Journalist wins national competition

Journalism graduate Brogan Kay-Jessop has won Student Sports Journalism Award at the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) annual excellence awards. Her winning entries featured interviews with sportsmen and women discussing fighting…

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Students make charity music video

A new charity music video to raise money for World AIDS day today has been produced by a team of third year television and film production students from the University of Portsmouth. The…

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