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Monsoon [+ other] Airs is the first of three symposia convened by Monsoon Assemblages, a five–year research project funded by the European Research Council and led by Director of Westminster Architecture research Professor Lindsay Bremner. Each symposium is structured around a material element: Monsoon Airs, Monsoon Waters and Monsoon Grounds.

UK universities philanthropic giving has reached record levels surpassing the £1 billion-a-year milestone for the first time, aided by half a million pounds in new funds secured in 2015-2016 financial year by the University of Westminster.

Two postgraduate students from Westminster Law School, Livia Carlini Schmidt and Manvir Grewal, presented at the Second International Symposium on Gender, Law and Constitutions on 12-13 April in Washington, DC, alongside student researchers from universities worldwide.

University of Westminster Graphic Communication Design BA students participated in the D&AD Global Creative and Advertising Festival over the three days from 25-27 April and were offered opportunities by industry creatives.

Professor Adam Lazowski, teaching EU Law at the University of Westminster, delivered a lecture titled “Digital World at the Time of Brexit” at the 15th Jean Monnet Seminar, taking place in Dubrovnik.

The University of Westminster was proud to host the Go4SET Celebration and Assessment Day at its Marylebone Campus on 18 April in a bid to inspire young people to pursue careers in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).

Students studying Architecture at the University of Westminster have been invited to exhibit their Semester 1 design project ‘Indoor Weather’ on 6 and 7 May at the Imperial Festival 2017.

Producer Naughty Boy visited the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design to audition Commercial Music BA and Audio Production MA students in search of a production assistant on Wednesday 12 April.

The University of Westminster hosted the 14th Annual Schools Science Conference in collaboration with Science4u on Wednesday 26 April 2017 at its Cavendish Campus in central London.

During a celebration event for the Changing Lives Programme, the University of Westminster announced its plans to expand the programme to support students to undertake a nine month paid internship in Amman, Jordan.

Shaheen Mamun, who graduated from the Westminster Law School’s LLB Honours Solicitors Exempting degree (now MLaw - Integrated Masters of Law) in 2014, has won the Malcolm X Young Person’s Award for Excellence at the Muslim News Awards 2017.

Zoltan Juhasz, a Film and Television Production graduate (now Film BA Honours) from the University of Westminster, has won the prestigious Motion Picture Sound Editors Award, often called the ‘Sound Oscar’, with his animated short film FishWitch.

Two film productions, ‘Husky’ and ‘Lazar’ made by Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design Film BA students and alumni, were nominated for the Learning on Screen Awards 2017.

The project led by Clare Twomey, Research Fellow at the University of Westminster, will invite ten thousand visitors to the Brontë Parsonage Museum to help create a handwritten copy of Wuthering Heights by each writing one sentence of the novel in a handmade book.

University of Westminster Architecture students together with acclaimed architects from Finland and the UK are to design and build an environmentally friendly wooden shelter at Lusto – The Finnish Forrest Museum in Finland between 29 April – 7 May. The project called Mobile Home London is commissioned by the Finnish...

Professor Terry Lamb presented a keynote speech at the community event “Learning a home Language: Helping to foster the next bilingual / bi-cultural generation - The Ramgarhia Story” hosted at the Ramgarhia Panjabi School in Newham.

The University of Westminster will host the 14th Annual Schools Science Conference in collaboration with Science4U on Wednesday 26 April.

A number of Westminster students took part in Change the World Model United Nations Conference taking place in New York from 17 until 20 March.

Colin Harwood, who graduated from the Transport and Planning Management MSc course at the University of Westminster, has won the 2016 Voorhees-Large Prize for his dissertation “An Investigation into the Accuracy of Trip Generation Forecasts for New Developments in England”.

University of Westminster’s Museum and Galleries studies team has teamed up with Tate Modern and the University of London’s Centre for the Study of the Senses in the Institute of Philosophy to bring a one of a kind four-day series of events titled Tasty and Smelly, opening on 27 April...

Ana Becheru, University of Westminster alumna who graduated with an Architecture Postgraduate Diploma in RIBA Part III in 2016, has been nominated and reached the finals in the European Women in Construction and Engineering (WICE) Awards 2017.

The University of Westminster, in collaboration with the Regent Street Association and Santander Universities has launched a new internship programme linking Westminster Students with local Regent Street Businesses.

Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design has launched a new Creative Enterprise Centre (CEC) which will focus on matching students’ and alumni skills to external employers’ projects to provide work experience opportunities and increase employability.

LISA, the world’s first impartial robot lawyer, was launched last week by Chrissie Lightfoot, Entrepreneur Lawyer and Visiting Fellow at Westminster Law School and promises to revolutionise the way that students, entrepreneurs and businesses access legal services.

Kaz Rodriguez, drummer and Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design alumnus landed the cover of Rhythm magazine.

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