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The University of Westminster hosted Debate Mate, a national competition that encourages young people to become powerful thinkers and speakers.

Two Westminster students from the Politics and International Relations BA Honours course have been interviewed at the University of Westminster by Sveriges, one of the main Swedish national radio channels, regarding the General Election.

A student from the Interactive Media Practice MA course at the University of Westminster worked as an audio lead on developing new game ‘Shiness’ released by well-known gaming companies including PlayStation 4, Xbox, One and PC.

The University of Westminster’s Career Development Centre hosted the Westminster Distinctiveness Awards on Wednesday 7 June to celebrate the achievements of Westminster students and recognise the contribution made by our external partners.

11 students from the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design at the University of Westminster took part in a two-week programme, called Visit China – Experience Living in Beijing. The programme was facilitated by Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU), an international partner of the University of Westminster.

Westminster Law School hosted 85 guests at a panel discussion on the disruption that artificial intelligence and other forms of technology are likely to have on the legal professions.

Seven teams of University of Westminster students studying on the Computer Games Development BSc course have produced and published games on GooglePlay and iTunes.

Three students from the Architecture and Environmental Design MSc course at the University of Westminster finished as runners-up in the Green Infrastructure Design Challenge.

Miranda Brawn, Founder/CEO of the Miranda Brawn Diversity Leadership Foundation and Westminster Business School MBA alumna, made it to the 30th position on the Financial Times Global Powerlist for the most influential leaders from a black, Asian and minority ethnic background.

On 15 June the University of Westminster will host ‘Turning Research into Action: Knowledge Exchange between Young People, Academic Researchers and Practitioners’ the first seminar from the newly established Youth and Justice Network in the Department of History, Sociology and Criminology.

The University of Westminster’s end-of-year student exhibition, OPEN 2017, will launch on Thursday 15 June (18:00 – 21:30), as part of the London Festival of Architecture 2017. David Dernie, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment at Westminster, will open the exhibition.

The ‘Westminster Working Cultures’ programme launches this month, providing students with the opportunity to travel abroad and experience work life in a number of global locations.

Third year Architecture students from the University of Westminster have designed and built a timber “laavu” or shelter in the Punkaharju forests of eastern Finland.

Third year Commercial Music Performance BMUS Honours students performed their final show at the industry like venue Area 51 at Harrow campus over five days from 12-18 May.

The University of Westminster organised an alumni reunion celebrating its Tourism and Events courses’ 20th anniversary on 22 May 2017.

On 26 May the University of Westminster joined hundreds of institutions across the country to celebrate the first Face Equality Day, a national event created to raise awareness of face equality and stand up against discrimination of people living with a facial disfigurement.

A group of Westminster Law students were taken on a trip to the Pink Floyd exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London on 24 May, organised by the University’s Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities.

The University of Westminster’s Department of Psychology hosted a morning of events for school pupils to help them engage with Psychology on Wednesday 24 May on Cavendish Campus.

On 20-21 May, the University of Westminster hosted the 6th ICTs and Society conference 'Digital Objects, Digital Subjects: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Activism, Research and Critique in the Age of Big Data Capitalism'.

The University of Westminster’s annual fashion show heralded the start of the graduate fashion season.

Kristin Ulseth, a Film and Photography BA course graduate from the University of Westminster, recently won the Best Animated Short Award at the 16th Tribeca Film Festival taking place in New York.

Designs from alumni Roger Waters and Nick Mason, the founding band members of iconic rock group Pink Floyd, are currently being exposed at a V&A Pink Floyd exhibition entitled “Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains”.

Academics from the ProBE research group to present research on post-war building workers at the Scottish Oral History Centre.

On 5-6 May the Democratic Education Network (DEN) delivered the first International Students Conference, titled ‘The End of Global?’.

Launching the new Crime and Injustice series, the BAFTA-winning documentary Hillsborough (2014) will return to the big screen at Regent Street Cinema on 24 May at 7:30pm.

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