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The course, ‘Learning in an International Environment’, was delivered at Hanoi University in Vietnam in a two week short burst style for Westminster and Hanoi students to learn together.

Two recent graduates of Westminster’s Creative Writing: Writing the City MA course have launched a new foundation in India, which exists to eradicate stigma against mental health.

University of Westminster Lecturer Mahammed Bouabdallah uses Twitter to teach Arabic in his classes, reported the New Scientist.

Dr Magdalena Frennhoff Larsén, Lecturer in Politics in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities wrote on the possibilities of a UK-EU free trade agreement and the potential difficulties of negotiating one. 

University of Westminster history students recently took a field trip to Northern Ireland.

Dr Frands Pedersen, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Westminster, is among the only 55 new National Teaching Fellows who were revealed by the Higher Education Academy last week.

Staff at the Department of Politics and International Relations are pleased to have received nominations in the category of 'Excellence in Student Experience' as part of the university-wide Staff Achievement Awards 2016.

Over 180 first-year University of Westminster undergraduate students from four departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities attended a matriculation ceremony on 19 October 2016.

We meet Roxana Pessoa Cavalcanti, lecturer in criminology.

The China Media Centre at the University of Westminster is one of the organisers of The Third China Dialogue that will be held on 2 and 3 December, aiming to bring comparisons between China and the rest of the world into a global conversation.

Graham Smith, Professor of Politics in University of Westminster’s Centre for the Study of Democracy (CSD), was part of a team of leading academics and civil society organisations who received the high-profile Democratic Innovation Award for the Democracy Matters Citizens’ Assembly project at the Political Studies Association’s (PSA) Annual Awards.

Dr Patricia Hogwood, Reader in European Politics in the Department of Politics and International Relations, has received two awards for her coverage of Brexit and European affairs with The Conversation UK.

We meet Dr Emily Falconer, Lecturer in Sociology in the Department of History, Sociology and Criminology. Emily has a lot of experience in supporting students and plays a key role in welcoming them to Westminster each September.

The University of Westminster Graduate School is offering five MPhil/PhD Scholarships in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities.

Professor Graham Smith, Director of the Centre for the Study of Democracy, was invited to act as a rapporteur to close the annual World Forum for Democracy organised by the Council of Europe.

Cressida Dick who was, until recently, Britain’s most senior female police officer recently addressed students from the Department of History, Sociology and Criminology.

Meg Dyos, who broke a world record journeying across the Pacific Ocean with her team the Coxless Crew, will be speaking to students and alumni as part of the University of Westminster’s new alumni series ‘Westminster Inspires’.

Students taking the history module ‘Imperial Capital, World City: London 1750-1914. Skills and Sources’ visited Greenwich to explore links between Greenwich, the Royal Navy and the British Empire.

Prominent figures in Journalism, US History and Foreign Policy, were invited to share their views on the forthcoming US Elections at a special event at the Regent Campus on Thursday 3 November.

The Department of Politics and International Relations' student engagement week included a field visit on Tuesday 1 November to the Palace of Westminster for those studying the first-year module British Politics.

University of Westminster history students recently went on a field trip to Brighton.

Following the successful first seminar of the 2016/17 University of Westminster Sociology Open Talks series, Sociology academics along with external speakers will explore the subject of Alternative Families and Donor Conception on Thursday 10 November.

On 19 October, 60 people attended an event examining global energy challenges, to launch the University of Westminster’s new interdisciplinary Energy and Environmental Change MA.

The University of Westminster’s Alumni Team held the first of its new series of alumni panel events titled ‘Now What…? Overcoming career confusion with Westminster alumni’ on Thursday 6 October. The event was designed to give a helping hand to students and alumni who are unsure about which career route...

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