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about UWS 16th in the world for reducing inequalities

6 days ago

UWS 16th in the world for reducing inequalities

UWS has been ranked 16th in the world for impact on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 10: reducing inequalities in the latest Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

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about Professor Qualifies for UCI World Championships

Wednesday 12-06-2024

Professor Qualifies for UCI World Championships

A Professor from University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has secured a place at the UCI Gravel World Championships in Belgium.

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about UWS and NCL launch Undergraduate School

Monday 10-06-2024

UWS and NCL launch Undergraduate School

UWS and New College Lanarkshire have formed a unique partnership to create the first joint Undergraduate School in the country.

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about Teacher workload research paints bleak picture

Thursday 06-06-2024

Teacher workload research paints bleak picture

Independent academic research on teacher workload, commissioned by the EIS, provides stark evidence that teachers in Scotland continue to work well beyond contracted hours.

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about New research highlights accessibility issues

Tuesday 04-06-2024

New research highlights accessibility issues

New research into digital search has highlighted potential digital accessibility issues for older people.

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about UWS: Championing Excellence in dementia care

Wednesday 29-05-2024

UWS: Championing Excellence in dementia care

A world-leading initiative has renewed its commitment to supporting families with dementia.

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