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Ethnically diverse communities more reluctant to engage in Covid-19 testing due to feelings of alienation, according to Kingston University study

Posted Tuesday 4 January 2022

Ethnically diverse communities more reluctant to engage in Covid-19 testing due to feelings of alienation, according to Kingston University study

A Kingston University study has found people from Black and Asian backgrounds more reluctant to engage in Covid-19 testing due to feelings of alienation and lack of trust in government and healthcare agencies.


Kingston University shortlisted for widening participation and employer partnership accolades at National Undergraduate Employability awards

Posted Thursday 23 December 2021

Kingston University shortlisted for widening participation and employer partnership accolades at National Undergraduate Employability awards

Kingston University has been shortlisted in two categories at the annual National Undergraduate Employability (NUE) Awards – recognising its work to set students up for success once they graduate.


Big Read author Okechukwu Nzelu: '‘Sharing my book with Kingston University students has been such a gift"

Posted Wednesday 22 December 2021

Big Read author Okechukwu Nzelu: '‘Sharing my book with Kingston University students has been such a gift"

Kingston University students, staff and alumni have had a chance to meet meet acclaimed writer Okechukwu Nzelu at a special Big Read talk and book-signing event.


Kingston University marks key milestones and successes of 2021

Posted Tuesday 21 December 2021

Kingston University marks key milestones and successes of 2021

A host of Kingston University students, staff and graduates notched up award-winning achievements and notable successes during 2021.


Kingston University film expert reflects on reasons behind Squid Game becoming most-watched programme on Netflix in 2021

Posted Tuesday 21 December 2021

Kingston University film expert reflects on reasons behind Squid Game becoming most-watched programme on Netflix in 2021

Following widespread critical acclaim and the announcement of South Korean thriller Squid Game as the most watched programme on Netflix in 2021, Dr Matt Melia, senior lecturer in film, English literature and media at Kingston University, explores the reasons for its international popularity.


New research by Kingston University could help businesses lower their carbon footprint

Posted Thursday 16 December 2021

New research by Kingston University could help businesses lower their carbon footprint

Kingston University is leading a new real-world research project which could help Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) reduce their carbon footprint and make financial savings by encouraging them to rethink their practices around energy use.


Dean of Kingston University and St George's, University of London's Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education Professor Andy Kent retires after long career in healthcare

Posted Wednesday 15 December 2021

Dean of Kingston University and St George's, University of London's Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education Professor Andy Kent retires after long career in healthcare

Plaudits have been flowing for the Dean of the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, Professor Andy Kent, who is retiring after a 37-year career in healthcare and higher education. Andy, who has spent almost seven years leading the Faculty, run jointly by Kingston University and St George's, University of London, has overseen a suite of major developments during his tenure as Dean. They have included the addition of a suite of high quality simulation facilities to enhance students' learning and the creation of a host of award-winning degree programmes. He has also steered the Faculty through the Covid-19 pandemic, with many students and staff contributing to the national response.


Winning school pupils' designs showcased at Primary Engineer London and Jersey Leaders Awards ceremony at Kingston University's Town House

Posted Tuesday 14 December 2021

Winning school pupils' designs showcased at Primary Engineer London and Jersey Leaders Awards ceremony at Kingston University's Town House

Innovate engineering designs brought to life by Kingston University were unveiled to the school pupils who dreamt them up during an event at the University's Stirling Prize-winning Town House building. The three prototypes built by staff and students from the University's School of Engineering and the Environment were winners of the London and Jersey contests of the ‘If You Were An Engineer, What Would You Do?' Leaders Award competition, run by Primary Engineer. The annual event sees pupils between the ages of three and 18 challenged to interview engineers, identify problems and design solutions to them.


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