Ulster University News - 2019

Ulster University research providing dramatic solutions to health care problems

An Ulster University research study is educating nursing students in applied drama techniques, to help improve the quality of care given to patients.

13 June 2019

Improving mathematical achievement in primary school-aged children

Improving mathematical achievement in primary school-aged children

6 June 2019

New health alliance aims to improve the quality of health of our citizens and boost local economy

Ulster University in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast and key Northern Ireland partners have launched the ‘Health Innovation Research Alliance Northern Ireland’ (HIRANI).

6 June 2019

Honorary graduate Gary Lightbody talks candidly about highs and lows of his career so far

Honorary graduate Gary Lightbody talks candidly about highs and lows of his career so far

4 June 2019

New framework to improve integration support

New framework to improve integration support

3 June 2019

Oluwashina Akinsanmi named winner of Ulster University's 3MT® Final

Ulster University Doctoral College has held its final of the Three Minute Thesis competition for its second year

31 May 2019

HBO Vice President, sports stars and community activists among honorary degree recipients

Influential leaders in their field are being recognised by Ulster University during summer graduations.

28 May 2019

New resources developed to improve educational support for children born preterm

A new e-learning resource informs teachers how to support the learning and development of their pupils who were born preterm.

23 May 2019

Meet the talent of tomorrow at Ulster University Graduate Fashion Show

Ulster University will showcase Northern Ireland’s most exciting emerging designers at its annual Graduate Fashion Show.

20 May 2019

Professor James McLaughlin of Ulster University named among Nation’s Lifesavers

Professor James McLaughlin from Ulster University has today been recognised for his exceptional contribution to keeping the nation healthy.

16 May 2019

Civic conference calls for sustained action to address sectarianism in Northern Ireland

Civic conference calls for sustained action to address sectarianism in Northern Ireland

14 May 2019

Ulster University spin-out company axial3D one step closer to $1,000,000 win

Ulster University portfolio company axial3D will represent Northern Ireland in the Startup World Cup in San Francisco on the 15th of May which sees the overall winner securing $1,000,000 investment in their company.

10 May 2019

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

9 May 2019

Ulster University becomes Northern Ireland’s first age-friendly University

Now part of an international group of higher education institutions dedicated to addressing the challenges and opportunities presented by an a rapidly ageing population, Ulster University is committed to widening access to higher education by enhancing the lives of older members of the local community through innovative educational programmes, civic engagement and research.

9 May 2019

Congratulations to the School of Nursing – First Silver Athena SWAN award for Ulster University

The School of Nursing has been awarded a Silver Athena SWAN award, the first time a School in the University has received this honour.

8 May 2019

Belfast office market continues to outpace UK and European counterparts despite Brexit uncertainty

Belfast office market continues to outpace UK and European counterparts despite Brexit uncertainty

1 May 2019

Research finds that childhood adversity and trauma in Northern Ireland has lasting impact on mental health

Research finds that childhood adversity and trauma in Northern Ireland has lasting impact on mental health

30 April 2019

Congressman Richard Neal receives honorary degree from Ulster University

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi attended the ceremony where Congressman Richard Neal made a significant announcement about Ulster University’s Hume O’Neill Washington Lecture Series.

18 April 2019

Novosco and Ulster University work together to develop future IT skills

40 school pupils from around Northern Ireland will have the chance to sample life with a leading IT business as part of a summer initiative to develop future computing skills.

16 April 2019

Ulster University pioneering research into chatbot technology to support people living with mental ill health

Researchers at Ulster University have secured a number of projects amounting to over £1million to explore the use of Artificially Intelligent Chabot’s to support those living with mental ill health.

15 April 2019