25 September 2018
Shahed Saleem’s book on the evolution of mosque architecture in Britain has been shortlisted for the RIBA President’s Awards for Research 2018 in the ‘History and Theory’ category.
Westminster research showcased as part of the AHRC ‘Design Research for Change’ project at London Design Fair
24 September 2018
From 20-23 September, two Westminster projects were displayed at the London Design Fair as part of ‘Design Research for Change’, showcasing 67 Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded Design research projects.
21 September 2018
A group of recent graduates and alumni from the Fashion Design BA Honours course at the University of Westminster showed their collections for Spring and Summer 2019 at this year’s London Fashion Week.
20 September 2018
Artist and University of Westminster Research Professor Clare Twomey presented ‘Producing Production’ on 8-9 September at Tate Modern.
19 September 2018
Westminster’s Master of Architecture (MArch) (RIBA Pt II) alumna Ruth Pearn designed the concept for a bathhouse which would lessen period poverty and combat stigma around menstruation as her graduate project.
18 September 2018
Former Westminster Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Geoffrey Petts, who passed away on Saturday 11 August, was the Society’s immediate past President and used to deliver the opening keynote address.
17 September 2018
From 30 August-9 September, the programme provided 12 Westminster students with a life-changing experience in which they immersed themselves in Middle Eastern culture, joined by students from the University of Babylon in Iraq.
University of Westminster signs Memorandum of Understanding with PSG College of Arts and Science in India
14 September 2018
In early August, University of Westminster’s Biomedical Sciences Department signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Biotechnology and Biochemistry at PSG College of Arts and Science (PSGCAS) in Coimbatore, India.
13 September 2018
The event was held on 7-8 September at the Regent Street Campus in collaboration with Westminster’s Centre for Law, Society and Popular Culture.
Centre for the Study of Democracy hosts international conference: ‘Participatory Spaces in Perspective’
12 September 2018
From 5-7 September, the University of Westminster hosted an International Conference organised by the Centre for the Study of Democracy (CSD), titled, ‘Participatory Spaces in Perspective’.
11 September 2018
On Friday 7 September the University of Westminster hosted a celebratory dinner at The Langham Hotel welcoming supporters, donors, students and alumni to celebrate the huge difference that philanthropic donations make to the University.
10 September 2018
University of Westminster Fashion Design graduate Paolo Carzana has been nominated for the first edition of Challenge The Fabric (CTF) award, a prestigious award that seeks to raise awareness of alternative fibres and innovation within the fashion industry.
07 September 2018
Dr Rachel Aldred, Reader in Transport at the University of Westminster, has received a £130,000 grant from the Road Safety Trust to carry out research on cycling injuries.
Dr Samuel Evans contributes research finding beatboxers’ and guitarists’ brains react differently to hearing music
06 September 2018
Dr Samuel Evans, Lecturer in Psychology, worked on a successful collaborative research project, finding out that beatboxers’ and guitarists’ brains react differently to hearing music.
Professor David Peters’ major collaborative research shows burnout in doctors has shocking impact on patients care
05 September 2018
Professor David Peters, Director of the Westminster Centre for Resilience, took part in major collaborative research revealing that the burnout in doctors has devastating consequences on the quality of care they deliver to patients.
31 August 2018
The National Teaching Fellowships award celebrates and recognises individuals who have made an outstanding impact on student outcomes and the teaching profession in Higher Education.
University of Westminster Fashion Design graduates to set sail on board Cunard’s 2018 Transatlantic Fashion Week
30 August 2018
Five graduates from the Fashion Design BA will show their collections on the 2018 Transatlantic Fashion Week taking place from September 2-9 on board Cunard’s luxury liner Queen Mary 2 leaving Southampton and arriving into New York City during the New York Fashion Week.
29 August 2018
Applications are now open for the Westminster Pop Up Project – a new opportunity for creative students and graduates to showcase and retail their work and products.
28 August 2018
The University of Westminster’s College of Design, Creative and Digital Industries was invited to take part in Alexandra Palace summer festival ‘The Great Fete’ on Saturday 18 August to publicly showcase their collaborative pilot digital transformation projects.
24 August 2018
Following the Latitudes Global Studio (LGS) Students Summit that happened from 21-29 July 2018 in Ahmedabad, India, three Architecture and Environmental Design MSc students were given awards at the LGS Digital Competition.
22 August 2018
The Polylang Plus Scholarship Scheme (PPSS) pilot programme provided students with the opportunity to complete an additional language module on top of their level five degree course and undertake a two-to-three week language course in a country where their taught language is spoken.
21 August 2018
The University of Westminster’s Creative Enterprise Centre announced the launch of the Creative Talent Festival which will take place on Thursday 11 October.
20 August 2018
Founded by Fraser Matcham, a Westminster Law School alumnus, Legal Utopia has successfully joined Barclays’ new law and technology incubator, Eagle Lab, in partnership with The Law Society of England and Wales.
15 August 2018
Arthur Mamou-Mani, Lecturer in Architecture at the University of Westminster, has designed and built Galaxia, a wooden pavilion that will be sent up in flames in the Nevada desert at the end of this year’s nine-day festival.
14 August 2018
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the death of Professor Geoffrey Petts, former Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Westminster, who passed away peacefully at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London on Saturday, 11 August 2018.