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Review of the Year: 2016 at the University of Winchester

23 December 2016

​​​​​​​As 2017 approaches and we look forward to all that the coming year holds, we take a look back at some of the achievements and highlights of the past 12 months at the University of Winchester.Our 175th anniversary celebrations came to a close, ...

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Exotic England: Five minutes with Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

14 December 2016

​​​Considered one of the few female Muslim voices on the political stage, journalist, author and political commentator Yasmin Alibhai-Brown was born in Uganda in 1949, before moving to Britain in 1972.​​Last night, Yasmin spoke at the University abou...

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Our top Christmas films for every mood

11 December 2016

   In the lead up to Christmas, there’s nothing like curling up the sofa with a hot chocolate and a few buddies for a fantastic festive flick! But which one? Here’s our picks for great Christmas films to suit every taste and mood. ...

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The Quite Remarkable Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat

08 December 2016

​​In October, a small group of second-year students studying on the University of Winchester's Musical Theatre BA course​ took part in a workshop with award-winning writer, composer and lyricist Dougal Irvine on his new musical adaptation of Eric Idl...

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November at the University of Winchester

02 December 2016

​​​Winning prestigious awards, hosting launch events and guest lectures and forging new partnerships: November has been another eventful month at the University of Winchester, with staff and students engaging in a wide range of initiatives and be...

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Women in Nagorno-Karabakh: empowered for a better future?

25 October 2016

​​​​Across the world, prolonged conflict and war have been linked to changes in the roles of women. Dr Ulrike Ziemer, Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Winchester and an expert in gender, explains how women in the small South Caucasus...

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10 Things to do during Welcome Week

21 September 2016

   Go to talks: from Inductions for your programme, to welcomes from the Dean of Faculty, to presentations on looking after your wellbeing – there are lots of sessions going on throughout the week. These are really important not on...

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Networks of Wellbeing: the Holy Grail for the NHS

19 September 2016

ConceptsAs with its stratified medical professions the NHS used to have a securely established hierarchy of organisations. District Health Authorities came under Regional Health Authorities. General  hospitals were higher than community or cotta...

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Packing checklist

16 September 2016

​We can't wait to welcome new students to Winchester this weekend! Here's a checklist so you can tick off what you're packing. Try to avoid bringing too much – just pack the essentials…Important documents – from your student loan documents ...

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