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National Student Pride, which has been previously named Best LGBT Event of the year, will be hosted by the University of Westminster from 24-26 February in celebration of LGBT History Month.

Music producer and artist Chagall will host two open studio sessions at Westminster School of Media Arts and Design to inform and inspire Westminster Commercial Music BA students about integrating new technologies into electronic music.

A Model United Nations Conference, called WestMUN took place for the fourth time with the support of UWSU, the Department of Politics and International Relations, Westminster Law School and the UNA-UK.

Gerry Stone, who graduated from the University of Westminster in 1994, was ranked 24 out of a hundred globally-renowned business leaders who are also active supporters of LGBT rights.

Anne Gaelle Colom, Senior Lecturer and Course Leader of the BEng/MEng Mobile and Web Computing courses presented at Bett, one of the world’s largest annual education events.

The Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment hosted the sixth annual speed interviewing and networking event supported by Women in Property south east (WiP)

Professor Graham Smith, Professor of Politics in the Centre for the Study of Democracy at the University of Westminster, is part of a $2 million collaborative research programme investigating how to improve the quality of debates on online news comments platforms.

A week-long celebration, starting on 27 February, will pay tribute to the heritage of the University of Westminster with a series of events that showcase the work of staff, students, alumni and friends of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities.

Alumni from the Accounting, Finance and Governance department visited Marylebone Campus on Wednesday 8 February to share their employment experiences with final year Finance and Accounting undergraduate students.

The Digital Construction Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) received the Premier Award for Innovation in Education & Training from the Chartered Institute of Building International Research and Innovation Awards.

A major Horizon 2020 research grant of €4.2 million has been awarded to a University of Westminster-led research project set to majorly boost the global competitiveness of the European market through developing cutting-edge cloud computing technology.

Students studying the Criminology BA course at the University of Westminster have had an outstanding opportunity to learn with inmate students at HMP Pentonville.

Peter Paul Catterall, Professor of History and Policy at the University of Westminster, gave a keynote address to the Danish Society for Contemporary Historical Research’s annual conference in Copenhagen about ‘Brexit and Global Britain’.

Katie Ann McGuigan, winner of the Fashion Merit Award, will show as part of Fashion Scout at London Fashion Week.

Professor Peter Lydyard, a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Science and Technology, and Dr Nina Porakishvili, Principal Lecturer in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Westminster, received honorary awards at a special ceremony in Tbilisi State University, Georgia.

Westminster alumnus Giovanni Basile Garcia, who graduated from the Psychology BSc Honours course last year, has been shortlisted by the Kings College Entrepreneurship Institute in the ‘Idea Factory’ competition.

Under the Shadow, a film directed by University of Westminster alumnus Babak Anvari, who graduated from the Film and Television Production BA (now Film BA Honours) course in 2005, has won the Outstanding Debut BAFTA 2017 beating Mike Carey with ‘The Girl with All The Gifts’, George Amponsah with ‘The...

University of Westminster is now among the 21 institutions awarded with the prestigious Royal Society of Biology Accreditation, with seven undergraduate courses in the Departments of Life Sciences and Biomedical Sciences recognised for their quality.

Dr Shirley J Thompson, Reader in Composition and Performance in the Department of Music at the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design, will present a lecture on BBC Radio 3 this February at the BBC Broadcasting House about Florence Beatrice Price, the first African American female composer to be...

Photographic Studies MA alumnus Anthony Prevost’s MA final project has recently been shortlisted as one of four runner-ups at the International Photography Awards 2017 organised by the British Journal of Photography (BJP). His work will also be featured in the journal.

The Great Start Project, an annual event organised by the University of Westminster and the UWSU to welcome new students to the University, has been hailed a success.

The Creative Careers Fair on 25 January 2017 at the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design saw huge numbers of students attend presentations and stalls from a variety of employers.

University of Westminster Animation BA students were presented with Westminster Animation Student Awards (Wammies) at the University of Westminster’s Regent Street Cinema in central London on Wednesday 25 January.

Twenty Computer Games Development BSc students attended and volunteered at the Pocket Gamer Connects event in London on 16 and 17 January 2017, exploring the newest trends in the industry and gaining an insight into the work of a wide range of industry figures.

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