Events at Staffordshire University

Profs in Dudleys. Understanding the human spirit By Wilf McSherry, Professor in Nursing

Date

February 22 Thursday

Are we just a set of sophisticated cells and biological systems fashioned through evolution? What else differentiates us from other matter and animal species? Is spirituality just relevant to those who have religious belief? Here Professor McSherry, whose research spans spirituality and spiritual care, talks spirituality and its many functions. Email comms@staffs.ac.uk or call 01782295860

Profs in the Pav: Level up - games beyond entertainment! By Minhua Eunice Ma, Professor of Games Technology

Date

February 27 Tuesday

Building on the University's excellent reputation for Computer Games Development, Professor Ma talks serious games, virtual and augmented reality and their remarkable applications beyond the realms of entertainment. Join her in our digital learning space for a hands-on demonstration of a new game set to tackle serious global issues including domestic violence and be among the first to have a play. Email comms@staffs.ac.uk or call 01782295860

More Than 100 Stories Exhibition

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Employer Breakfast - Stafford

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Employer Breakfast - Stoke

Apprenticeships Work: Widening Participation and Social Mobility Impact Panel Session

Inaugural Professorial Lecture: Rock a bye Baby by Dr Elizabeth Boath, Professor of Health and Wellbeing

Date

March 8 Thursday

Join us on International Women's Day where Prof. Elizabeth Boath will share her quarter century of research on perinatal mental health and wellbeing and her unique insight into what women really want. Email comms@staffs.ac.uk or call 01782295860

Computing Part-Time Open Evening

Date

March 15 Thursday

Computing part-time non virtual and virtual open evenings. An open evening for part time Computing awards with attendance and for part-time distance learning students virtually via Skype at undergraduate and masters level. The open evening runs from 5pm to 7pm and each attendee gets allocated a 15 to 30 minute time slot. Please email Jonathan on j.c.westlake@staffs.ac.uk or ring 01782 294618 to arrange a time slot.

Psychology and the Brain

Modern Exploration by Levison Wood

Date

March 20 Tuesday

In this adventure-filled talk, Levison Wood shares his amusing and poignant tales of life on the road and his transition from Parachute Regiment soldier to modern day explorer. With further stories and behind the scenes moments from his journeys all over the world for Channel 4, Levison will ask why we travel. As well as the people and places that have inspired him, he'll reveal the perils of life on expedition. To reserve your place e: comms@staffs.ac.uk or t: 01782 295860

The MASSIVE goals Principle with David Hyner

A spoonful of Murder: The evolving science of body recovery. By John Cassella, Professor of Forensic Science Education

Date

March 29 Thursday

Finding bodies in either land or water based graves poses a challenge for the Police. Victim recovery dogs and geophysics are most commonly used but new forensic science methods are being developed. Chemical detection, where it is possible to evidence human remains in just a spoonful of soil, add to the armoury of techniques to assist in body recovery. John will talk about the evolution of this science and how it has been used in some casework. Email comms@staffs.ac.uk or call 01782295860

Computing Part-Time Open Evening

Date

April 19 Thursday

Computing part-time non virtual and virtual open evenings. An open evening for part time Computing awards with attendance and for part-time distance learning students virtually via Skype at undergraduate and masters level. The open evening runs from 5pm to 7pm and each attendee gets allocated a 15 to 30 minute time slot. Please email Jonathan on j.c.westlake@staffs.ac.uk or ring 01782 294618 to arrange a time slot.

Noisefloor 2018

Computing Part-Time Open Evening

Date

May 17 Thursday

Computing part-time non virtual and virtual open evenings. An open evening for part time Computing awards with attendance and for part-time distance learning students virtually via Skype at undergraduate and masters level. The open evening runs from 5pm to 7pm and each attendee gets allocated a 15 to 30 minute time slot. Please email Jonathan on j.c.westlake@staffs.ac.uk or ring 01782 294618 to arrange a time slot.

Computing Part-Time Open Evening

Date

June 7 Thursday

Computing part-time non virtual and virtual open evenings. An open evening for part time Computing awards with attendance and for part-time distance learning students virtually via Skype at undergraduate and masters level. The open evening runs from 5pm to 7pm and each attendee gets allocated a 15 to 30 minute time slot. Please email Jonathan on j.c.westlake@staffs.ac.uk or ring 01782 294618 to arrange a time slot.

Women in Sport and Exercise Conference 2018

Computing Part-Time Open Evening