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about Partnership to develop recycling of turf

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Partnership to develop recycling of turf

An ambitious new project is looking to develop new ways of recycling artificial turf – potentially preventing thousands of tonnes of waste from going to landfill.

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about Researchers secure record number of grants

Tuesday 21-05-2024

Researchers secure record number of grants

The Carnegie Trust for Universities in Scotland has awarded Carnegie Research Incentive Grants to eight early career researchers at UWS.

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about UWS and King’s Foundation strengthen collaboration

Monday 20-05-2024

UWS and King’s Foundation strengthen collaboration

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has taken a further significant step forward in its commitment to community engagement and experiential learning.

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about WellFish Tech makes a splash as finalist in awards

Wednesday 15-05-2024

WellFish Tech makes a splash as finalist in awards

A spin-out company that monitors the welfare of fish has been nominated for a prestigious award. WellFish Tech has reached the final stage

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about Appointment of Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Tuesday 14-05-2024

Appointment of Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Professor Robert MacIntosh joins UWS from Northumbria University, as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation).

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about UWS research drives Government care commitment

Wednesday 08-05-2024

UWS research drives Government care commitment

Scottish Ministers have announced their backing for a new world-leading commitment on care, following research from the UWS-Oxfam Partnership.

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