We hope university will be one of the best experiences of your life! But we also know it has its ups and downs, and it can be tough! In case you do have any issues the Union’s Advice Service is here to help.
University of Portsmouth 05/23/2017

Advice

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Act now! The deadline to register to vote is tonight at 11.59pm (22nd May). Make sure your voice is heard in this general election.
Act now The deadline to register to vote is tonight at 1159pm

Registering to vote in June’s General Election: deadline today (11:59pm 22 May)

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Astronomers map Universe based on positions of supermassive black holes!

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Astronomers map Universe based on positions of supermassive black holes
Our sport and exercise science department is the best in England in the Guardian University Guide 2018 - congrats to Dr Thelwell and his team!
Our sport and exercise science department is the best in England in
Mandy Kalandria
Toby Wells
Nick Foster
Scholarships for university accommodation available for those leaving care, or who are estranged from family.

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply.
Scholarships for university accommodation available for those leaving care or who are

Free university accommodation scholarships

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Owoeye Kolapo
Join Portsmouth's second Astronomy on Tap event next Tuesday at the Kings Pub. The theme is "Warps in Space" with a theme of Gravitational Lensing.

See the event link for an itinerary and more information about the evening.
Join Portsmouths second Astronomy on Tap event next Tuesday at the Kings

Astronomy on Tap - Gravitational Lensing

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Hundreds of people turned up at our annual forensics open day to find out more about the fascinating world of forensics and crime. It was the biggest and best event yet!
Our sports science department is the best in England in the Guardian University Guide 2018.

Staff are engaged in high quality, high impact research. Find out more about elite athletes and depression in this interview with Dr Paul Gorczynski - an expert on the impact of physical activity, exercise, and sport on mental health.

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James Rees
Matt Worsfold
Sue South
This album shows just a few of the wonderful opportunities available at the University of Portsmouth. We show some of our state of the art facilities and the highlights of each course. You will also find extra-curricular and placement opportunities.
This album shows just a few of the wonderful opportunities available at
Desmond Patrick
Dredging the Mary Rose crew from Davy Jones' Locker.

For the first time in 500 years, scientists examining human remains from the Mary Rose will be able to determine if any bones come from the same person, and reconstruct skeletons.
Dredging the Mary Rose crew from Davy Jones' Locker

Re-constructing the crew of the Mary Rose

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Moving on up!

We're in the top 40 universities in the UK, having risen for the third year in a row.

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Moving on up Were in the top 40 universities in the UK
Sam Burley
Ignatius Hua Nyam
Ali McIntyre
This #InternationalNursesDay we're celebrating the outstanding work of nurses, and hear from two of our nursing students, Nathan Gibbons and Dewas Rai.
This InternationalNursesDay were celebrating the outstanding work of nurses and hear from

BN (Hons) Nursing (Adult) – University of Portsmouth

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BBC Radio Solent trying their hand at the latest crime scene investigation techniques in our Forensic Innovation Centre.
Fascinated by forensics? Captivated by crime?

Discover more about the world of forensic scientists at our Forensic Open Day this Saturday.

The day is aimed at all ages and is completely free to attend. Make sure to register on the eventbrite link.
Fascinated by forensics Captivated by crime

Forensic Open Day

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Kate Dingley
Marta Sánchez Gómez-Serranillos
Fancy a pint? Join our scientists at the pub talking about everything from volcanoes to prehistoric life and mending organs to how frogs could benefit our health.

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Fancy a pint Join our scientists at the pub talking about everything

Pint of Science - Portsmouth

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Make sure your opinion is counted in the General Election on by registering to vote by Monday 22 May.

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Make sure your opinion is counted in the General Election on by

Registering to vote in June’s General Election

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This week is Mental Health Awareness Week.

Our researchers are hosting a special event exploring the mental health of young people.
This week is Mental Health Awareness Week

How can we improve mental health in young people?

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A seminar by Dr Lucy Hawkes and Dr Matt Wilkes

Matt is a PhD student at Portsmouth, Expedition Doctor and paraglider pilot.

Lucy is a physiological ecologist whose work focuses on the costs and drivers of migration in vertebrates.

Together they will be talking about the physiology of birds who fly at the limits of altitude and endurance, and the humans who try to mimic them. We will also...
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A seminar by Dr Lucy Hawkes and Dr Matt Wilkes

Going High on a Wing

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Inaugural lecture by Daniel Thomas, Professor of Astrophysics, University of Portsmouth

Most matter in the universe is dark, only a tiny fraction makes galaxies shine, stars and planets form, biological life develop. In this lecture Professor Daniel Thomas will take us on a journey through space-time, visiting the interiors of stars and the hearts of galaxies, watching galaxies collide, and...
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Inaugural lecture by Daniel Thomas Professor of Astrophysics University of Portsmouth

Universe Matters

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A public lecture by Jamie McDonald, founder of Superhero Foundation

Jamie was the first person in history to run the 5,000 miles (or 200 marathons) across Canada without the aid of a support crew, giving back, and raising more than £250,000 for sick children across the world - showing truly that ‘Anyone Can Be a Superhero’. A world-record-holding adventurer, Jamie is also a bestselling...
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A public lecture by Jamie McDonald founder of Superhero Foundation

Anyone Can Be A Superhero

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