Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

56 articles found

Three's not a crowd: First-class triplets graduate today The brothers achieved first-class Geography degrees

27 July 2021 3 min read

Triplet brothers who have followed almost identical academic paths are to graduate today [27 July] from the University of Portsmouth with first-class Geography degrees.

L-R: Charlie, Thomas and Harry White

Funding for research to create a sustainable future for our coastal economies

26 July 2021 3 min read

Funding for new research to help build a sustainable future for the UK’s marine environment was awarded to the University of Portsmouth today.

fishing net

Plastic Free July – a small change can make a huge difference We're challenging staff, students and Portsmouth residents to give up single use plastics for one week.

01 July 2021 2 min read

Professor Steve Fletcher, Director of the University’s Revolution Plastics initiative, is urging staff, students and Portsmouth residents to take up the challenge of Plastic Free July by pledging to give up single use plastics for one week during the month.

Plastic free July

University graduate awarded MBE for helping to tackle period poverty Period poverty is experienced by as many as 1 in 10 young people in the UK

18 June 2021 3 min read

A former University of Portsmouth student has been awarded an MBE as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours this year for his services to education.

Clegg Bamber

Footprints discovered from the last dinosaurs to walk on UK soil The discovery is the last record of dinosaurs in Britain.

17 June 2021 6 min read

Footprints from at least six different species of dinosaur - the very last dinosaurs to walk on UK soil 110 million years ago - have been found in Kent, a new report has announced.

An artist's impression of the dinosaurs and their footprints

Fossil secret may shed light on the diversity of Earth’s first animals

04 June 2021 6 min read

A large group of iconic fossils widely believed to shed light on the origins of many of Earth’s animals and the communities they lived in may be hiding a secret

Image of mountain landscape of Burgess Shale

DinoMAYnia celebrates all things dinosaur In the podcast, we learn about Dr Ibrahim’s passion for palaeontology and hear about his recent discoveries.

07 May 2021 1 min read

In a new podcast, Dr Nizar Ibrahim talks about all things dinosaur and why we are still fascinated by these animals, millions of years after they became extinct.

Artists impression of a T-Rex dinosaur

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