Students, staff and sixth formers in a packed lecture theatre listened in awe as Mindu Hornick spoke about her traumatic experiences in Auschwitz, as part of the University’s Holocaust Memorial event. Having already been forcibly removed from her home,  and seen her father sent off to dig trenches for the Germans, Mindu was sent to … Continue reading The POWER of WORDS


firstpoint has launched a new website!

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new firstpoint website which you can access at:- Students can also find a link on their MyDay page. firstpoint identified a need to create a website with the focus on current students and staff, alongside existing webpages which were designed for applicants. We wanted … Continue reading firstpoint has launched a new website!

‘Peace of Mind’ Christmas Tree

The University displayed a Christmas tree in the Cathedral cloisters, as part of the Christmas Tree Festival. The tree was decorated by students with the theme, ‘Peace of Mind’ which was initiated by the Student Wellbeing Champions as part of the University’s Health & Wellbeing activities. The origami doves carry messages of hope and reflection … Continue reading ‘Peace of Mind’ Christmas Tree

University Carol Service

The cold weather, snow and ice couldn’t prevent students, staff, families and friends of the university from joining together to celebrate the coming of Christmas in the Carol Service. It took place in the inspiring Worcester Cathedral and was made very special by our students. The programme cover was designed by student Seraphim Bryant, keeping … Continue reading University Carol Service

Welcome Week 2017

On the 16th and 17th September we welcomed 1800 Students to the University of Worcester, as the new academic year began. The feedback from students, parents and supporters was overwhelmingly positive, which reflects the effort and commitment from everyone involved in making the weekend a success. The warm welcome continued throughout the week as ‘Fancy … Continue reading Welcome Week 2017