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Highlights of the media coverage for the University from October 20 – 24

The Guardian 
Article about Karen Blackett, CEO of MediaCom UK, mentions she studied at Portsmouth.

Daily Telegraph
Article on cross-dressing artist Grayson Perry mentions he studied at Portsmouth.

TeamPlayer 360
Article about working in the financial services industry mentions UoP offers finance related degrees.

Daily Mail
Article on four men being jailed for a Match.com dating scam mentions they attended UoP.

The Sun
Professor Geoff Pilkington is quoted in a feature article about Brain Tumour Research (Pharmacy)

History Today magazine
Article by Professor June Purvis in the November 2014 issue titled ‘The March of the Women: the BBC 1974 drama Shoulder to Shoulder’

BBC Radio Solent
Dr Ivor Ebenezer was interviewed at length about the different ways that people feel pain. (Pharmacy)

Hampshire Business
Article on additional funding for Solent Businesses from the Solent LEP quotes Sarah Duckering, Head of Business Engagement.

Feature on jealousy quotes UoP research into jealousy in infants

Guardian http://tinyurl.com/pmavokm
Best Education News
Deputy Vice Chancellor Rebecca Bunting is on the panel of judges for the University Awards 2015.

Environmental Data Interactive Exchange http://tinyurl.com/qxn67n5
Article about how Dr Evangelos Mitrokostas, of Portsmouth Business School, has found that socially responsible businesses benefit both the business and the customer. (PBS)

Engineer Online
Article about how Stork Food and Dairy Systems have been working with UoP to create a monitoring
system called ‘Virtual Engineer’ that can predict points of failure in the company’s machines. (Institute of Industrial Research)

Institution of Civil Engineers http://tinyurl.com/pph5va9
The News
Articles about the Future Engineers event being held at the University on Friday, which has David Willetts as a guest. (Civil Engineering)

Guardian http://tinyurl.com/m2mgwo4
Best Education News
A student studying law at University of Portsmouth writes an article about ways to motivate yourself. (Law)

Isle of Man TT http://tinyurl.com/p6wwsyu
Article about Guy Martin’s new TV show Speed that has involved him visiting the Extreme Environments Laboratory at the University of Portsmouth. (Sport Science)

Health Canal http://tinyurl.com/n4b54et
Article about a new brain tumour research Centre of Excellence that has been opened at QMUL mentions the existing centre at Portsmouth (Pharmacy)

Pioneers Post http://tinyurl.com/lushcug
Article on crowdfunding includes quotes from Dr Joe Cox (PBS)

Packaging Scotland http://tinyurl.com/laov5n8
Article about food raud includes quotes from Professor Lisa Jack (PBS)

BBC Radio Solent http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02874gf (from 2:18)
Dr Jen Gupta of the Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation talks about recent cosmological events. (ICG)

In The News:

Article about the Patrick Altes exhibition A Story of Revolutions that has opened in Eldon Building. (CCI)

Article about a bid that has been submitted to build a university technical college in the city mentions that University of Portsmouth is involved.

Report on new registrar Stephen Wiggins joining the University in January 2015.


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