Dr Philip Murphy, Reader in Psychology at Edge Hill University has been elected as the chair of the Psychobiology section of the British Psychological Society.
Dr. Tanya Byron will carry out her first official duty as Chancellor Elect of Edge Hill University when she presents 35 Excellence Scholarships.
Dr Philip Murphy, Senior lecturer in Psychology, discussed whether the illegal drug Ecstasy is more dangerous than alcohol on the Today programme, Radio 4.
Edge Hill University will offer a degree in Social Work for the first time from September 2008.
An inventive new media initiative to help future students prepare for university has won an international award.
Over 500 students celebrated receiving Edge Hill University-awarded degrees in ceremonies at the Ormskirk Campus.
More than 500 students are celebrating the first ever Edge Hill University-awarded degrees this week as their ceremonies take place in a newly-built 850-seater lecture theatre-in-the-round on the Ormskirk campus.
Internationally-renowned writer Claire Keegan has been announced as the winner of the Short Story Prize 2008.
The London 2012 Organising Committee has selected the University as a training camp for the 2012 Paralympic Games.
The new eco-friendly Â£14m Faculty of Health building at Edge Hill University will be officially unveiled on Thursday 12 June 2008.