Category: News

Becoming a Masters Student made me a better Teacher

By Rachel Sullivan (Doctoral Student) As most students, after completing my PGCE and securing my first teaching post my focus was on ‘getting going’ with my career and settling into life in a new city. Moving from leafy…

Be Brave – Life after Uni

Zoe Mayo: BSc (Hons) Physical Education and Coaching Graduate 2017 Since graduating from UOG four years ago my pathway in life has had its twists and turns along the way. After graduating back in 2017, it’s sometimes a…

keeping connected to practice

Over my coaching career, I have had the pleasure of being a fitness coach, county coach and academy director, and always gained a real sense of value working with likeminded athlete’s when developing their skills. However, due to…

Hear from Hayley

By Hayley Keveren (Community Student Rep) When you first come to university, you are told it is the best experience of your life. I’m not going to pretend that my university journey has been easy, because it hasn’t….

Women in Sport and Exercise

By Dr Rachael Bullingham From the 19th to the 22nd April the annual Women in Sport and Exercise Academic Network conference took place, hosted by the University of Worcester. The title was ‘Redressing the Balance’ to continue the…

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Your Future Plan: Research Week

Throughout this week of Your Future Plan events we invite our alumni and students to engage with research in the School of Sport and Exercise. As producers and consumers of research, you have a unique perspective working with…

Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

By Bryony Gilkes level 5 Physical Education student The level 5 Outdoor Adventurous Activities (OAA) module trip went ahead last weekend (20th- 23rd March) after weeks of uncertainty due to potential COVID-19 restrictions being in place. Fortunately, the…

Hear from Amy Sly – Severn Stars U19 team manager

By Amy Sly BSc (hons) Sports Coaching final year Amy talks to us about the challenge of being an undergraduate student, playing the sport she loves – all in Covid times Finding a balance between training, uni work…

Adding to my peers’ learning

By Charlotte Hepburn BSc Physical Education final year I was invited to provide an overview of what a swimming teachers perspective is in our SP6255: Swimming module. I felt honoured to have been asked and to be able…

Bringing American Football to UoG…

by Shawn Myszka, Doctoral student Several years back, I knew that I was at a bit of a crossroads in my peculiar learning journey. As I reflected on where I had come from and what I had been…