February 2017

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Foundations for Health Posters on Display

Year 1 students brought a burst of colour, a sprinkle of glitter and an abundance of health-related education and advice to the humdrum of a cold winter Monday morning on Ayr campus this week.  Hard…


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Graduating in the Summer

  The Summer Graduation dates are now available. If you want to know when they are click on the link below.   http://ebulletin.uws.ac.uk/2017/02/graduation-dates-summer-2017-2/


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Fair Trade Fortnight 2017

As part of the University’s Sustainability plan, We at the School of Nursing Midwifery and Health Care would ask that make an effort over the next fortnight particularly to support Fair Trade. Fair Trade Fortnight…



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Kirstin's Paper is Top Download for 2016

The British Journal of Occupational Therapy (BJOT) have confirmed that their top downloaded article last year was authored by one of our staff. In what they describe as  an exciting year for the British Journal of Occupational Therapy…


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Erasmus Trips for Adventurous Nursing Students

    Its the time of year when some of our Third Year undergraduate students go off to do part of their practice learning in some of our EU partner Universities. This year we have…


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Scotland's Universities Welcome the World

UWS and therefore our School is part of Universities Scotland – and is joining in a new global campaign, ‘Scotland’s Universities Welcome the World’ For information about the campaign click the link above We’re sharing…


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UWS Nursing Students put SRUC Students Through Their Paces

  Our students at Dumfries Campus put students at the Barony Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) through their paces when they educated them on healthy eating, diet and fitness. Lucy Murray, Louise Moodycliffe and…


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Help us Make it to Silver.

Currently, the staff and students at Hamilton Campus are working towards achieving a “Silver” green impact award for Caird Building on Hamilton Campus. Green Impact is an Environmental Accreditation Scheme that Students’ Unions, Universities and Colleges, Local…


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Screening of "Dykebar & Me"

The Psychology, Social Work, Health Behaviours & Addiction Hub, School of Media, Culture and Society UWS, invites you to a screening of a short film Dykebar & Me created by members of the Long Term Recovery Group at Dykebar…