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Kingston University student awarded Chancerygate Foundation bursary that supports people from Black African and Caribbean backgrounds to build careers within property industry

Posted Thursday 25 November 2021

Kingston University student awarded Chancerygate Foundation bursary that supports people from Black African and Caribbean backgrounds to build careers within property industry

A building surveying student has been awarded a bursary to support her through her studies at Kingston University from not-for-profit initiative and registered charity the Chancerygate Foundation.


Kingston University's Primary Engineer projects recognised at inaugural MacRobert Medal ceremony at COP26

Posted Wednesday 17 November 2021

Kingston University's Primary Engineer projects recognised at inaugural MacRobert Medal ceremony at COP26

Two innovate engineering solutions dreamt up by school pupils and brought to life by Kingston University were awarded Primary Engineer MacRobert Medals at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow. The Bicycle Sucker and the Extending Sink 6000 were among six designs recognised at the inaugural award ceremony, supported by the MacRobert Trust, WEIR Group and the RAF Charitable Trust.


Kingston University nursing student reflects on placements at major acute London hospital during Covid-19

Posted Tuesday 16 November 2021

Kingston University nursing student reflects on placements at major acute London hospital during Covid-19

Sophie Robbins decided to re-enter education in her early 50s to pursue a career in nursing. Now in her second year of an adult nursing degree at Kingston University, Sophie reflects on her student placements – which included working on a Covid-19 positive ward at the height of the pandemic.


Repurposed school uniforms and plant-dyed clothing among sustainable collections produced by Kingston School of Art fashion students

Posted Monday 8 November 2021

Repurposed school uniforms and plant-dyed clothing among sustainable collections produced by Kingston School of Art fashion students

Two postgraduate fashion students from Kingston School of Art have been recognised for their efforts to turn textile waste into sustainable fashion. Their upcycled collections made it to the final of the Redress Design Award 2021, a sustainable fashion design competition held annually in Hong Kong.


Kingston University story maps project gives London school pupils a voice on climate change during COP26 summit

Posted Thursday 4 November 2021

Kingston University story maps project gives London school pupils a voice on climate change during COP26 summit

More than 100 London secondary school pupils are being offered the chance to engage with climate change research and express their feelings and concerns about the challenges facing the planet as part of a project led by Kingston University.


Kingston University student shortlisted for national Social Worker of the Year Award

Posted Thursday 4 November 2021

Kingston University student shortlisted for national Social Worker of the Year Award

A Kingston University social work student has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award in recognition for her work with children and young people.


Technical education expert outlines importance of degree apprenticeships for developing key career skills during visit with Kingston University nursing students

Posted Tuesday 2 November 2021

Technical education expert outlines importance of degree apprenticeships for developing key career skills during visit with Kingston University nursing students

The value of degree apprenticeships was on the agenda as Kingston University's nursing associate students and staff received a visit from the Chief Executive of the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education. Jennifer Coupland, former Director of Professional and Technical Education in the Department for Education, met and spoke with students on the University's nursing associate degree apprenticeship programme and watched them in practice. She also found out more about both the nursing associate and social work degree apprenticeship courses from academics teaching on the programmes.


Kingston University's Women in Enterprise Network provides boost for businesses

Posted Friday 22 October 2021

Kingston University's Women in Enterprise Network provides boost for businesses

A network set up by Kingston Business School to address the challenges female entrepreneurs face has gone from strength to strength in its first year.


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