11 October 2018
Recipients of The Wates Foundation Scholarship had the opportunity to meet James Wates CBE, Chairman of The Wates Group and a previous Governor of the University of Westminster.
10 October 2018
Professor Jean Seaton, Professor of Media History in Westminster’s Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI), has been appointed Associate of the Institute for the Public Understanding of War and Conflict in the Imperial War Museum (IWM), launched in June 2018.
Centre for the Study of the Production of the Built Environment receives Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Impact Partnership Award from Governor General of Canada
09 October 2018
The Award recognises the Centre for the Study of the Production of the Built Environment’s (ProBE) contribution and collaboration in the research programme, ‘Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces, an international perspective’ (ACW).
08 October 2018
On Wednesday 3 October, UWSU Women’s Football hosted a charity tournament for Mind in aid of World Mental Health Day in the University’s Quintin Hogg Memorial Sports Ground, which included the participation of four other London university teams.
School of Architecture and Cities presents Data-driven Robotic Carving in the Advances in Architectural Geometry Conference 2018
05 October 2018
Eva Magnisali, Research Associate from the School of Architecture and Cities, developed a Data-driven Robotic Carving project as part of the Architectural Robotics Theatre (A.R.T) research agenda.
04 October 2018
On 25 October, the Marylebone Entrepreneurial Club will be hosting a live pitching competition at the University of Westminster where club members will be pitching their businesses to a panel of real investors, aiming to raise £1,000,000 between them.
Architecture and Environmental Design student wins best paper at the ‘People and Buildings’ NCEUB Masters Students Conference 2018
03 October 2018
Westminster student Sana Aleem has won the first prize for her Master’s thesis ‘Courtyard houses of Lahore, Pakistan’ at the eighth Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Buildings (NCEUB) Masters Students’ Conference.
02 October 2018
From 15-29 September, new and continuing students participated in a range of social events organised by the University of Westminster Students’ Union (UWSU) for the first two weeks of the academic year, including Arrival Fairs across the main University campuses.
01 October 2018
On Monday 17 September, Aramark at the University was the first caterer to achieve the GKS in London, demonstrating its commitment to achieving high sustainability standards and good environmental practice at Westminster.
28 September 2018
From 9-17 September, 15 students were given the incredible opportunity to experience life and enhance their employability skills in the capital of the United States of America – Washington DC.
School of Computer Science and Engineering Reader awarded research contract with Huawei Technologies
27 September 2018
Dr Sophie Triantaphillidou, Reader in the School of Computer Science & Engineering, has recently gained a substantial research contract with Huawei, China, the largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer in the world.
University of Westminster ranked 117th in the world for International Outlook by the Times Higher Education
26 September 2018
Released today, the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings lists the world’s best universities and assesses their performance in a variety of areas including International Outlook.
26 September 2018
On Monday 17 September, David Spencer, Lecturer at the Westminster School of Media and Communication and News Editor for talkSPORT, talkRADIO and Virgin Radio, gave a presentation at the conference on whether news bulletins should change after remaining the same for over fifty years.
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.