Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

48 articles found

Super volunteer aims to give 1500 hours of time to helping the NHS during the Covid pandemic

09 April 2021 6 min read

Amy Hughes volunteering the equivalent of a four day week as a 999 responder

Amy Hughes at the Nightingale Hospital in London

Unlocking the lessons of Lockdown 3.0 with key questions for Hampshire residents

16 February 2021 2 min read

A new survey has been launched to learn more about how people in Hampshire have handled the latest lockdown laws and rules.

Lockdown 3

University supports Covid-19 community testing programmes The University has been sharing best practice and offering training to support community mass testing programmes

08 February 2021 4 min read

The University of Portsmouth has been supporting a local school and city council in setting up their own Covid-19 mass testing programmes by sharing good practice and offering training for staff members.

Teachers from Harbour School receiving Covid tests

Helping the community through the Covid19 pandemic From supporting local schools and colleges to helping with vaccination programmes, here are some of the ways we're continuing to help the local community to stay safe and well.

25 January 2021 3 min read

From supporting local schools and colleges to helping with vaccination programmes, here are some of the ways the University is helping the local community to stay safe and well.

Man conducting Covid-19 swab test

£1,600 grants awarded to businesses affected by Covid-19 The grants for local businesses will help address Covid-19 challenges

07 October 2020 3 min read

The Santander Covid 19 Small Business Grant, managed by the University of Portsmouth’s Business School, has awarded grants to ten small and medium-sized businesses based in the Solent region

Business meeting

Portsmouth Guildhall becomes University of Portsmouth teaching space The space will be used as a temporary teaching space in a creative response to the pandemic

07 September 2020 4 min read

Covid-secure measures such as one-way systems, face coverings, social distancing and hand sanitiser stations will be used to make the venue as safe as possible for students and staff.

Guildhall

Researcher to examine effect of pandemic on vulnerable women The £203,025 study will focus on international female migrants and their families at home, in Indonesia

05 September 2020 4 min read

Sasee Pallikadavath, Professor of Demography and Global Health at the University of Portsmouth awarded government funding to examine the international impact of Covid-19 on the migrant workers in Indonesia

Holding rose between hands

University offers COVID-19 testing for staff, students and local community Portsmouth is the first University in the country to offer this service

13 August 2020 3 min read

In partnership with the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and Portsmouth City Council, the University of Portsmouth will be offering COVID-19 testing for staff, students and our local community through the NHS Test and Trace scheme.

Students in masks walking on campus

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