March 2018



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Help Needed for Death Awareness Week 2018

One of our partner Hospices, Kilbryde Hospice, in East Kilbride, is currently planning events for Death Awareness week which takes place from the 14th to 20th May 2018. They are keen to engage with health nursing…


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Graduation Ceremonies for Paisley Campus

Full details of this summer’s graduation ceremonies at UWS Paisley campus are now available. All ceremonies will be held in Paisley Abbey Paisley – Tuesday 3rd July – 11am – UWS School of Media Culture…


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Student success during ‘Dementia Awareness’ day.

Recently Dr Margaret Brown had been approached by Renfrewshire Carers to take part in their ‘Dementia Information Day’. Two year 3 adult nursing students from Paisley Campus, AnneMarie Bennett and Dulce Reyes, volunteered to plan…


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Now Out on Their First Placements!

Congratulations, and good luck to all our BSc Adult and Mental Health first year nursing students who had their final day on campus last week and our now going out and about across the West…



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Chatelherault Primary School Learn about BLS

Chatelherault Primary School in Hamilton were hosting a Careers Fair to learn about a variety of vocational occupations. @uwshealth offered to deliver to the children essential life-saving skills including Basic Life Support (BLS) to improve…


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National Guardian University Awards Shortlist

UWS has been shortlisted in two categories for the national 2018 Guardian University Awards! Our Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Craig Mahoney, has been shortlisted in the category of Inspiring Leader and is the only leader…


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Talking about Dyspraxia

  Alexandra Murrell, a Lecturer in Health Studies on our London Campus had a letter published in the “i” today the 22nd of March. Alexandra’s letter shown above was written in response to a story published…