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October 2021

Art installation that draws inspiration from designer's Nigerian heritage goes on display in Kingston University's Town House

Posted Thursday 7 October 2021

Art installation that draws inspiration from designer's Nigerian heritage goes on display in Kingston University's Town House

A traditional African headdress and the shared time zone between two countries are the inspirations for a striking new permanent installation in Kingston University's Town House.


Fine Art exhibition highlights artistic practices used in coronavirus lockdown and reconnection with the art school

Posted Tuesday 5 October 2021

Fine Art exhibition highlights artistic practices used in coronavirus lockdown and reconnection with the art school

Fine Art graduates from Kingston School of Art have reflected on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in their latest postgraduate show.

September 2021

Big Read book club panellists reflect on memories of first days at university with author Okechukwu Nzelu

Posted Thursday 30 September 2021

Big Read book club panellists reflect on memories of first days at university with author Okechukwu Nzelu

The author of Kingston University's latest Big Read title, Okechukwu Nzelu, has reflected on his first days at university and how nervous and excited he felt, during the final in a series of book club events.


Kingston University project supporting learning disability nursing students during Covid-19 pandemic shortlisted for hat-trick of awards

Posted Thursday 30 September 2021

Kingston University project supporting learning disability nursing students during Covid-19 pandemic shortlisted for hat-trick of awards

A social media community project set up to encourage and inspire learning disability nursing students, and help them to maintain their mental wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic, has been shortlisted for three prestigious awards.


Stanley Picker Gallery fellowship project with artist Ben Judd concludes with final exhibition bringing together Kingston University art students and community groups

Posted Wednesday 29 September 2021

Stanley Picker Gallery fellowship project with artist Ben Judd concludes with final exhibition bringing together Kingston University art students and community groups

A fellowship project at Kingston University's Stanley Picker Gallery, which brought Kingston School of Art students and community groups together, culminates in a final exhibition over the next few weeks.


Living through two pandemics: Kingston University research into experiences of HIV-positive people during Covid-19

Posted Tuesday 28 September 2021

Living through two pandemics: Kingston University research into experiences of HIV-positive people during Covid-19

The global response to two major health crises in recent history – the HIV pandemic and Covid-19 – and the experiences of people who lived through them, is being explored through new research by a Kingston University sociologist.


Experts explore how new technologies can address role of environmental pollution in decline of honeybees in project funded by BIG South London

Posted Monday 27 September 2021

Experts explore how new technologies can address role of environmental pollution in decline of honeybees in project funded by BIG South London

A team of academics from Kingston University are sharing their expertise to support the development of new devices for monitoring pollutants within honeybee hives in a project funded from the BIG South London Voucher Scheme.


Kingston University partners with BIG South London to support local businesses in delivery of innovative new projects

Posted Friday 24 September 2021

Kingston University partners with BIG South London to support local businesses in delivery of innovative new projects

Organisations from across the region are harnessing Kingston University's academic expertise, student talent and specialist facilities to help deliver a series of innovative projects in business, mental health, farming, cyber security, climate action and more. Businesses were able to apply for a £5,000 Open Innovation Voucher to work with the University on the delivery of a defined project through the BIG (Business, Innovation and Growth) in South London programme.

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