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The Class of 2018 celebrate their graduation and pay it forward

The Class of 2018 celebrate their graduation and pay it forward

We were delighted to welcome our newest graduates to the Kingston University Alumni family in late July at our undergraduate graduation ceremonies, where they celebrated with family and friends in record temperatures.

Alumnus Robert Rakison hosts law students ahead of the International Criminal Court Moot competition in The Hague

Alumnus Robert Rakison hosts law students ahead of the International Criminal Court Moot competition in The Hague

Alumnus Robert Rakison, (LLB,1970), kindly hosted Kingston University students and lecturers at his law firm McGuireWoods whilst they prepared for the ICC Moot Court Competition.

July 2018

Hard work, dedication and success of Kingston University students applauded during week of graduation ceremonies at borough's Rose Theatre

Hard work, dedication and success of Kingston University students applauded during week of graduation ceremonies at borough's Rose Theatre

Kingston University students have celebrated their achievements during a week of ceremonies at the borough's Rose Theatre, marking the conclusion of their hard-earned degrees.

Founders of data science firm behind Tesco Clubcard Edwina Dunn and Clive Humby awarded honorary degrees by Kingston University

Founders of data science firm behind Tesco Clubcard Edwina Dunn and Clive Humby awarded honorary degrees by Kingston University

Following your passions and adapting to change were some of the tips for success shared with students by Tesco Clubcard pioneers Edwina Dunn and Clive Humby, as they were recognised with honorary doctorates by Kingston University.

Influential business leaders, entrepreneurs and leading diplomat to be recognised with honorary awards from Kingston University

Influential business leaders, entrepreneurs and leading diplomat to be recognised with honorary awards from Kingston University

Entrepreneurs, public servants and leading figures from the worlds of business and the arts will join more than 2,700 students crossing the stage at the borough's Rose Theatre during the next fortnight when they receive honorary awards at Kingston University graduation ceremonies.

Kingston University in top 15 in Europe for gender equality of staff and students in new Times Higher Education teaching excellence ranking

Kingston University in top 15 in Europe for gender equality of staff and students in new Times Higher Education teaching excellence ranking

Kingston University has been rated among the top 250 institutions in Europe for teaching excellence in the inaugural Times Higher Education (THE) Europe Teaching Rankings.

Kingston University students step into the spotlight as International Youth Arts Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

Kingston University students step into the spotlight as International Youth Arts Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

Kingston University students are tackling a wide range of topical issues as they take part in the 10th anniversary of the International Youth Arts Festival (IYAF), taking place across venues in Kingston.

Kingston University appoints Professor Jill Schofield as Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of its new Faculty of Business and Social Sciences

Kingston University appoints Professor Jill Schofield as Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of its new Faculty of Business and Social Sciences

Professor Jill Schofield – an eminent business management expert and academic leader – has been appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of Kingston University's new Faculty of Business and Social Sciences.

Healthcare experts from Kingston University and St George's, University of London reflect on the challenges facing the NHS at 70

Healthcare experts from Kingston University and St George's, University of London reflect on the challenges facing the NHS at 70

As the NHS turns 70, three experts from the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education have highlighted some of the fundamental issues the service needs to navigate as it looks to the future.

June 2018

Kingston University welcomes local community on to campus for its annual Civic Reception showcasing the work of staff and students

Kingston University welcomes local community on to campus for its annual Civic Reception showcasing the work of staff and students

Kingston University's commitment to being at the heart of the community was highlighted at its annual Civic Reception which gave guests the opportunity to come in and see the work of staff and students.

Times Higher Education ranks Kingston University in top 200 young institutions across the globe

Times Higher Education ranks Kingston University in top 200 young institutions across the globe

Kingston University has been named in the world's top 200 young universities in the latest international rankings by sector-leading publication the Times Higher Education (THE)

Kingston School of Art designer's collection inspired by defiant style choices of Namibian tribe wins Considered Design award at Graduate Fashion Week

Kingston School of Art designer's collection inspired by defiant style choices of Namibian tribe wins Considered Design award at Graduate Fashion Week

Final year designers from Kingston School of Art unveiled their latest collections, inspired by Disney characters, nature and the defiance of Namibian tribes, at this year's Graduate Fashion Week

Kingston University alumni break records

Kingston University alumni break records

This May saw the end of our springtime Inspire the Future campaign, where a team of 30 current students had more than 5000 conversations with our alumni. Over the course of 9 weeks our alumni gave an incredible £124,610 to support some of our most talented students – £30,000 more than ever before. This generosity will change the futures of some of our brightest students

Refugee crisis and energy of music icon Kate Bush among inspiration for exhibits being unveiled at Kingston School of Art's end of year degree show

Refugee crisis and energy of music icon Kate Bush among inspiration for exhibits being unveiled at Kingston School of Art's end of year degree show

The cream of Kingston School of Art's talented undergraduates has unveiled work marking the culmination of three years of degree studies at its annual end of year show.

May 2018

Kingston Business School alumni reunite in Singapore

Kingston Business School alumni reunite in Singapore

Kingston Business School alumni in Singapore gathered for an evening of drinks and canapés on 21 March 2018.

Kingston University leaps 23 places in Guardian University Guide rankings – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

Kingston University leaps 23 places in Guardian University Guide rankings – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

Kingston University has climbed 23 places in the latest Guardian University Guide league tables – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

From Hollywood glamour to regal splendour – Kingston School of Art fashion students showcase their own takes on a royal wedding dress for Meghan Markle

From Hollywood glamour to regal splendour – Kingston School of Art fashion students showcase their own takes on a royal wedding dress for Meghan Markle

With speculation mounting as to what Meghan Markle will wear when she walks down the aisle to wed Prince Harry this weekend, Kingston University fashion students have been letting their imaginations run wild to create their own perfect dress for the royal bride.

Kingston University hosts alumni drinks reception in Hong Kong

Kingston University hosts alumni drinks reception in Hong Kong

Kingston University alumni based in Hong Kong from all years and faculties gathered for an evening of drinks and canapés.

Entrepreneurial Kingston University graduates' moving documentary scoops runner up prize in Nespresso Talents filmmaking awards

Entrepreneurial Kingston University graduates' moving documentary scoops runner up prize in Nespresso Talents filmmaking awards

A film about the inspirational journey of nursing student-turned-entrepreneur Neomi Bennett, directed by fellow Kingston University graduate Sarah Begum, was named runner up at the national round of the annual Nespresso Talents awards.

Kingston University and St George's, University of London pay tribute to leading interprofessional care expert Professor Scott Reeves

Kingston University and St George's, University of London pay tribute to leading interprofessional care expert Professor Scott Reeves

Colleagues and friends of Scott Reeves, who has died suddenly, have been remembering the popular research professor

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