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It was a pleasure to welcome University of Southampton alumni to our 70th Anniversary on-campus event 馃帀 The special day was an opportunity to see how the University has grown and to share stories during their time at Southampton. #UoS70
We hope you enjoyed the campus tours at today鈥檚 #UoS70 event!! How many of you learnt something new? #UosAlumni
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Being proud partners with @southampton2025, we are excited to welcome the #CityofCulture2025 panel who are in Southampton today exploring the city! 馃摳:@joannefisher #MakeItSO
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Today Southampton welcomes the @DCMS #CityofCulture2025 expert advisory panel for the day! We鈥檒l be showing lots of what our amazing city has to offer and why it鈥檚 time to #MakeItSO! Follow along on our socials! All social links: linktr.ee/southampton2025 #MakeItSO
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Outstanding research at the University of Southampton has been recognised in the #REFResults today. 92% of our research is 鈥榳orld leading鈥 or 鈥榠nternationally excellent鈥 and our research鈥檚 impact on the world is amongst the best in the UK! Read more: bit.ly/3M29rLb
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Our #REFResults place us in the top 10 per cent of institutions that submitted to the @REF_2021 assessment exercise, with @UoSChemistry and @MathsSoton scoring respectively 100% and 99% of their research as 鈥榳orld leading鈥 or 鈥榠nternationally excellent鈥. Congratulations!
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Our research is making a real impact. We also placed within the top 10% of UK universities and 4th in the Russell Group for demonstrating the real-world benefit of our research. Our top performers were @ECSUoS, @SotonPhilosophy and @SotonPsych
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Ahead of the #CityofCulture2025 expert advisory panel visit to Southampton this week, our Bid Director Claire Whitaker OBE has a message for the city and all who have supported us on this journey so far. Watch the full video here: southampton2025.co.uk/2022/0鈥
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The University works closely with individuals, businesses, schools, charities and local government to help shape a fairer future. Levelling Up Impact report highlights our commitment to economic, social and governance issues. 馃憠 Full report: fal.cn/3ovO7
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Fantastic day sharing how ocean engineering and ocean engineers impact our everyday lives and doing some ocean engineering with the public @unisouthampton Science and Engineering Festival #SOTSEF @RAEngNews @SupergenORE @UoS_smmi southampton.ac.uk/iroe
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WATCH 馃帴 | New study from @OceanEarthUoS and @thembauk finds that shipping poses significant threat to the endangered whale shark across the world. PhD student @FreyaWomersley discusses how the research was carried out. Read more 馃憠 fal.cn/3otrO 馃馃殺馃寠
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Lecturer in Clinical Psychology in the School of Psychology at the University of Southampton, Dr Peter Lawrence wins @BPSOfficial聽2021 Award for Outstanding Doctoral Research 馃憦 馃憠 Read the fully story: fal.cn/3onRt
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馃殌 It's Science and Engineering Day this weekend! Here's a sneak peek at what our academics & students have planned for the big day 馃棑 Saturday 7 May 鈴 10.30am - 4.30pm 馃搷 Highfield & Boldrewood Innovation Campuses Find out more 馃憠 sotsef.co.uk/ #SOTEF #MakeItSO
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On this day, 70 years ago, we were the first University to be granted a Royal Charter by the Queen, just two months after her succession to the throne. 馃帀 The Royal Charter enabled us to award our own degrees as a fully independent university. 馃帗
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Congratulations to our University runners who took on the @ABPMarathon聽on Sunday - we're so proud of you! Thanks to everyone who came to cheer on the racers at our Celebration Campus event, too. It was a great day full of fun, food and fantastic music. #ABPSouthamptonMarathon
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Today is #EarthDay2022 馃實 Our students are passionate about protecting our planet's future. 馃摵 PhD student Shaun discusses his MA research which looks at using electricity to remove radioactive contaminants from nuclear sites. Find out more 馃憠 fal.cn/3nZ9s
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Second-year BA Textile Design Students at @unisoton_wsa showcased their work at the Winchester Fashion Week x Anthropologie pop up. Students created hand woven items and one of a kind pieces made from their own designed colour palette using their original sketches. 馃憦 馃У 馃
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We are proud to have continued success in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 馃帀 Nursing is ranked in the global top 10 for the sixth successive year. See why Nursing is one of our most successful subjects 馃憞 Read more: bit.ly/3NLhcXf
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Another successful Visit Day 馃檶 We got to meet offer holders and give them a tour around campus to see what studying at Southampton is really like. Big thank you to our student ambassadors and staff for helping out and making the day a fun one for everyone! #WeAreUoS
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To celebrate 70 years of the University, we are hosting a special event for alumni on Highfield Campus Saturday 14 May 2022 馃帀 The all-day event will be packed with activities, talks from academics and the chance to explore campus. 馃憠 Book tickets: fal.cn/3nps4
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The University welcomed Her Excellency, Dame Susan Dilys Dougan GCMG OBE the Governor General of St Vincent and the Grenadines who is alumna of Southampton. Dame Susan met with academics from the Southampton Education School and Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute.
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