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


“Ask for Angela” Campaign

Have you heard about the “Ask for Angela” campaign? Lucy Sandwell, the Student Community Wellbeing Service Manager, in collaboration with Worcester City Council and Night Safe, has launched the Ask for Angela campaign in venues in Worcester City Centre and the SU’s Hangar, as part of the Safer Worcester Partnership. The Ask for Angela campaign … Continue reading “Ask for Angela” Campaign

Careers & Employability website

The Careers & Employability Service is delighted to introduce their brand new and improved website! You can still find us by visiting or we are also linked to the Staff Portal. Our goal was to provide our students with a dynamic, easier and more appealing way to engage with the services offered by the … Continue reading Careers & Employability website

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

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