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The University of Westminster hosted the launch of the preliminary results of a world-leading research project into the experience of LGBT+ Barristers on Monday 25 September.

Photography and Film BA graduate Hans Neleman is exhibiting his work at the prestigious Anita Rogers Gallery in New York from 6 September-7 October.

Garments designed by Andrew Groves, Course Director of the Fashion Design BA are on show alongside other big names from the fashion industry in The Overworked Body: An Anthology of 2000s Dress exhibition at Ludlow 38.

Eleven scientists from the Faculty of Science and Technology will take part in the New Scientist Live event from 28 September to 1 October at London’s ExCeL Centre.

The Hubb, which derives from the Arabic word for love, is the first project of AWMA Design Studio, established by four creatives from diverse backgrounds and fields.

Dominic Huckbody, a second year student on the BA Fashion Design course in the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design has been announced as the winner of the 2017 #DRAWFASHION illustration prize.

The BBC has announced it will be making a new documentary series about the murder of Stephen Lawrence, which will be produced by Oscar award-winning director and University of Westminster graduate Asif Kapadia.

Professor Kerstin Mey, Dean of the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design is one of the signatories of the manifesto which takes a proactive response to the challenges, and opportunities, Brexit will offer creative education.

On 19 September Santander Universities signed a donation agreement of £40,000 in order to help contribute to the University of Westminster’s scholarships, awards, schemes and students’ trips abroad.

A group of Westminster students had the chance to visit Hong Kong through the Westminster Working Culture programme, providing them with the opportunity to experience working life in the fast-paced city.

The Centre for Parallel Computing (CPC), in collaboration with the Cyber Security Research Group from the Faculty of Science and Technology, will conduct a new European project entitled ‘Cloudifacturing’.

Dr Rachel Aldred, Reader in Transport at the University of Westminster, has recently published a research calling for more cycle tracks to combat London bus delays.

The world's first menswear archive, containing garments ranging from WWI clothing to statement pieces from the likes of Jean Paul Gaultier, Alexander McQueen and Burberry, opened doors at the University of Westminster under the initiative of Andrew Groves.

Former South Africa President, Sir Kgalema Motlanthe, graced the book launch event of his fellow compatriot Dr Khulu Mbatha, hosted by the University of Westminster’s Africa Media Centre on Monday 11 September.

The University of Westminster, in partnership with The Sir Simon Milton Foundation, has helped open the Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College in September 2017.

Former Music Week Deputy Editor and Westminster student Murray Stassen was appointed as the Editor of Audio Media International, succeeding Adam Savage.

The University of Westminster hosted the third Innovation In Music (InMusic) conference at Regent Street Campus on 6-8 September, which included contributions from some of the biggest names from music related industries.

The Department of Psychology within the Faculty of Science and Technology marked World Suicide Prevention Day on 5 September by hosting an event aimed at raising awareness about suicide and self-harm in probation settings.

Five projects by Westminster Transport Planning and Management MSc students, graduates and staff have been showcased at the 14th annual Cycling and Society symposium, held on 7 and 8 September.

On Friday 8 September the University of Westminster hosted a celebratory dinner at the Langham Hotel, welcoming supporters, donors, students and alumni to celebrate the huge difference philanthropic donations can make.

Thirty successful projects enhancing student experience at the University of Westminster were funded by £3.2 million worth of grants from the Quintin Hogg Trust (QHT) in the 2016-17 academic year.

Two drawings by former students John Cook and Ben Pollock from Design Studio 18 will feature at international conferences and exhibitions in Michigan, USA and Toronto, Canada in September and October.

Dr Samuel Evans, Lecturer in Psychology, has worked on a successful collaborative research project, which raised awareness of non-clinical voice hearing and recently gained high profile media attention.

The University of Westminster’s Postgraduate Architecture exhibition, PG 2017, will launch on Friday 15 September (18:00 – 21:00), as part of the London Festival of Architecture 2017.

Emma Watson, a graduate from the Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment at the University of Westminster, was appointed by architectural practice Hodder+Partners as it continues to strengthen its design and commercial capabilities.

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