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Women in rural Bangladesh bear burden for climate change costs, research by Kingston University finds

Posted Thursday 30 June 2022

Women in rural Bangladesh bear burden for climate change costs, research by Kingston University finds

Bangladeshi women are spending up to 30 per cent of their household's income on vital measures to protect their families from the devastating effects of climate change, new research by Kingston University has found. The developing country is frequently impacted by storms and flooding – as seen with the recent fatal flooding in the north-east of the country. Yet, in addition to the loss of life and impact on the population's health, environment and education, families are impacted financially, with women being the hardest hit.


Kingston School of Art wins FACE Excellence Prize at Graduate Fashion Week for second year running with student collection inspired by Kyrgyzstan culture

Posted Friday 24 June 2022

Kingston School of Art wins FACE Excellence Prize at Graduate Fashion Week for second year running with student collection inspired by Kyrgyzstan culture

A Kingston School of Art student has been crowned the winner of the FACE Excellence Prize at Graduate Fashion Week, for her final-year collection which is inspired by her cultural heritage.


Kingston University's pioneering and innovative academic expertise to be celebrated during annual Festival of Research

Posted Wednesday 15 June 2022

Kingston University's pioneering and innovative academic expertise to be celebrated during annual Festival of Research

The breadth and impact of research carried out across Kingston University and the contribution it makes to society will be celebrated during the institution's annual Festival of Research later this month.


85-year-old Member of House of Lords extols benefits of lifelong learning as he collects PhD from Kingston University

Posted Tuesday 24 May 2022

85-year-old Member of House of Lords extols benefits of lifelong learning as he collects PhD from Kingston University

An 85-year-old Member of the House of Lords has collected a PhD from London's Kingston University, proudly declaring that no one is ever too old to keep learning.


Women's Engineering Society president Dawn Childs awarded honorary degree by Kingston University for work encouraging more females to enter profession

Posted Tuesday 17 May 2022

Women's Engineering Society president Dawn Childs awarded honorary degree by Kingston University for work encouraging more females to enter profession

A leading advocate for engineering, well known for championing the need for more women and girls to enter the profession, has received an honorary degree from Kingston University. Chief Executive Officer of Operations for Pure Data Centre Group and president of the Women's Engineering Society Dawn Childs was named an Honorary Doctor of Science during a graduation ceremony for the University's Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing at Twickenham Stadium.


Kingston University learning disability nursing student pursuing dream to help others, thanks to Salutem healthcare scholarship

Posted Thursday 31 March 2022

Kingston University learning disability nursing student pursuing dream to help others, thanks to Salutem healthcare scholarship

A Kingston University nursing student's dreams of caring for people with learning disabilities have been made a reality after securing a scholarship through healthcare provider Salutem.


Women's History Month: Kingston School of Art graduate Clara Lang-Ezekiel celebrates female role models through new collection Remember the Ladies

Posted Thursday 31 March 2022

Women's History Month: Kingston School of Art graduate Clara Lang-Ezekiel celebrates female role models through new collection Remember the Ladies

Fine art graduate Clara Lang-Ezekiel has created a collection called Remember the Ladies, inspired by remarkable women throughout history.


Kingston University launches academy to support academics and PhD students to become research leaders

Posted Friday 18 March 2022

Kingston University launches academy to support academics and PhD students to become research leaders

A new academy designed to help academics and doctoral students develop into research leaders has been launched by Kingston University.

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