Alumni spotlight: Antony Micallef
Meet Antony MicallefIf you disfigure the face, if you smudge it … if I can capture something that is really visceral, if it has life behind it and can breathe on its own and have energy, then I'm winning in what I'm doing.
Alumni spotlight: Maria Thaller
Meet Maria ThallerI wanted very much to help people with leprosy but I thought it wouldn't be possible ... I had nothing to lose so I put in an application for the fund: without that help, there’s no way I’d have been able to make the trip.
Spotlight: Dr Roy Lowry
Learn more about Dr Roy LowryIf it is done right, a lecture is a theatrical experience – you walk out in front of an audience and you have to hold their attention for much longer than under normal circumstances.
Spotlight: Professor Bridie Kent
Learn more about Professor Bridie KentI think we are very lucky at Plymouth University to be making strides in research, be inspiring in our teaching, and be exemplary in clinical practice, so I’m going to do my best to connect them all.
The University’s award-winning Marine Station was formally opened in October by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. The Prince’s Foundation has funded a number of scientific research studies at the University.
In addition, Professor Mary Watkins was appointed to the House of Lords and environmental science students embarked on an expedition of Dartmoor.