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Dr Godfrey Kyazze and Professor Taj Keshavarz from the Department of Life Sciences were recently awarded a Newton Fund Institutional Links grant to develop microbial fuel cells for wastewater treatment and reuse.

The generous support from the University of Westminster’s alumni community from around the globe helped raise over £55,000 for The 125 Fund in the autumn Telephone Campaign.

Liz Gosling, who studied Computer Science at the University of Westminster, has been elected as the new Chair of TUANZ.

After being selected to build interior installations for global firm BuroHappold Engineering’s London office under the supervision of Architecture tutors Arthur Mamou-Mani and Toby Burgess last year, the work of graduates from Design Studio 10 (DS10) is on display in the firm’s office.

Michael Barratt, who studied Transport Planning and Management MSc at the University of Westminster, has been recognised as a Member of the British Empire (MBE) in the New Year’s Honours for services to transport in London.

Westminster alumna Alina Abramovich takes up the position of Director of Marketing Communications at Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy, rated as one of Russia’s top 25 luxury hotels.

Westminster Master of Architecture graduates, Jane Chew and Matthew Stewart, who is now Leader of the Year 1 Architecture studio at the University of Westminster, have just won a competition enabling them to present their collaborative work in the Dutch Pavillion at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018.

A group of 14 Westminster undergraduate students mixed business with Bollywood in December, as they visited Mumbai as part of the inaugural Westminster Working Cultures trip to Mumbai.

Phoebe Cummings, Research Associate at the University of Westminster, has been named by The Telegraph as one of the rising stars in design who are expected to succeed in 2018.

Burning Man Arts selected Westminster Lecturer Arthur Mamou-Mani’s Galaxia design to be the 19th incarnation of the Temple, which will be built and then sent up in flames to mark the end of the Burning Men Festival this year.

Dr Paresh Kathrani presented his work on Law Gamification at the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) ‘Training of Lawyers’ event.

Richard Morrison, final year student on the Master of Architecture (March RIBA Pt II) programme, has been announced to be the winner of the second prize in the Drawing of the Year 2017 competition by Aarhus School of Architecture.

The partnership between the University of Westminster and Westminster Children’s University has been set to successfully continue into 2018 with a festive celebration at Westminster’s Regent Campus at 309 Regent Street together with university staff and students at primary schools in the local borough.

Over forty Westminster Computer Games Development students had the chance to attend a huge three-day gaming event hosted by the gaming events company WeGeek, called Gaming Utopia 2017.

2017 has proved to be another remarkable year at the University of Westminster. We are extremely proud of our hugely successful student, staff and alumni communities whose creations and contributions are making a difference here at Westminster and across the world. We are looking forward to seeing what 2018 will...

Westminster graduates from the Fashion Design BA Honours course will show their graduate collections at the world renowned London Fashion Week in February 2018.

Emmanuel Nwamadi, Commercial Music Performance graduate at the University of Westminster, has released a new single “Watching You” following his success on BBC’s The Voice 2015.

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) welcomed almost a hundred members and guests at its first Christmas Lecture, hosted at the University of Westminster’s Regent Street Cinema.

On 6 December, the Westminster Outreach team co-hosted with the London South Bank University (LSBU) Criminology Society a panel discussion entitled ‘Is a Criminal Record a Life Sentence?’ exploring barriers that those with convictions face in the community.

Super Mario Kart Tournament, inviting students to play games and contribute to a good cause at the same time, was organised in collaboration between the Marrow and the Games & Creative student societies.

Sir John Cass’s Foundation is to generously fund a series of ‘Completion Bursaries’ for care experienced students - those who have spent time in care under the age of 18 - in their final year of study at the University of Westminster. A grant of £30,000 will be distributed over...

Westminster Master of Architecture student Duncan Catterall has recently won ‘The Imminent Diorama’ Designs competition run by the National Trust in collaboration with Bompas & Parr and the Horniman Museum and Gardens.

Sarah Betts and Jeffrey Howard, who both graduated from the Transport Planning and Management MSc course, have recently won the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT) Foundation dissertation prizes.

Students from the Sociology and Criminology BA Honours and the Criminology BA Honours courses at the University of Westminster, who have had an outstanding opportunity to learn with inmate students at HMP Pentonville, have celebrated the end of the 10-week module on 13 December.

An exhibition to launch the first ‘TVC Leaders’ List 2017’ which celebrates the contribution and talent of Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people to British television was unveiled at the London Gallery West at the University of Westminster’s Harrow Campus on 7 December 2017.

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