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June 2021

Hundreds of young people receive first Covid-19 jabs during two-day walk-in vaccination drive for over-18s at Kingston University

Posted Monday 28 June 2021

Hundreds of young people receive first Covid-19 jabs during  two-day walk-in vaccination drive for over-18s at Kingston University

A walk-in vaccination service at Kingston University saw hundreds of students, staff and young people aged 18 and over from across the borough visit campus to receive their first doses of the Pfizer vaccine.


Kingston School of Art student's upcycled clothing collection wins Considered Award at Graduate Fashion Week

Posted Friday 25 June 2021

Kingston School of Art student's upcycled clothing collection wins Considered Award at Graduate Fashion Week

A student from Kingston School of Art has been crowned winner of the Considered Fashion Award at Graduate Fashion Week for her sustainable clothing collection using repurposed fabrics.


Kingston School of Art student hailed first runner-up of coveted award at Graduate Fashion Week for biodegradable knitwear collection

Posted Wednesday 23 June 2021

Kingston School of Art student hailed first runner-up of coveted award at Graduate Fashion Week for biodegradable knitwear collection

A fashion undergraduate from Kingston School of Art has been awarded second place in the Christopher Bailey Collection of the Year Award at Graduate Fashion Week for her knitwear designs made from biodegradable yarns and fabrics.


Kingston University research team win University Alliance honour for online support for people with learning disabilities during pandemic

Posted Wednesday 23 June 2021

Kingston University research team win University Alliance honour for online support for people with learning disabilities during pandemic

A popular webinar series to support people with learning disabilities during the Covid-19 pandemic has won Kingston University an honour in this year's University Alliance's ‘Alliance Awards 2021'.


Kingston University psychologists investigate impact of Covid-19 pandemic on mental health of young people with behavioural issues

Posted Monday 21 June 2021

Kingston University psychologists investigate impact of Covid-19 pandemic on mental health of young people with behavioural issues

Psychologists at Kingston University are exploring how the pandemic has affected the mental health of young people with behavioural issues and their families – and how it could be mitigated.


Kingston University expert welcomes extra Health Education England funding for nursing and midwifery placements but says more support still needed

Posted Friday 18 June 2021

Kingston University expert welcomes extra Health Education England funding for nursing and midwifery placements but says more support still needed

Health Education England announced this week it has pledged an additional £15 million towards clinical placements for nursing and midwifery students. The Deputy Head of Kingston University's School of Nursing and head of the pre-registration nursing programmes, Karen Elcock, shares her thoughts on news of the funding, which focuses on increasing opportunities in community, primary and social care settings. 


Political protest and gender stereotypes among inspirations behind Kingston School of Art collections unveiled during Graduate Fashion Week

Posted Wednesday 16 June 2021

Political protest and gender stereotypes among inspirations behind Kingston School of Art collections unveiled during Graduate Fashion Week

The anti-SARS (Special Anti-Robbery Squad) movement in Nigeria and challenging gender stereotypes were among the inspirations behind the collections by Kingston School of Art fashion students at this year's Graduate Fashion Week. 


Kingston University nutrition expert scoops prestigious Ambassador of the Year award from British Dietetic Association

Posted Wednesday 16 June 2021

Kingston University nutrition expert scoops prestigious Ambassador of the Year award from British Dietetic Association

Kingston University's Dr Hilda Mulrooney, a registered dietitian and nutritionist, has been named Ambassador of the Year by the British Dietetic Association (BDA) in recognition of her 15 years of service to the professional organisation.

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