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Entrepreneur Lord Karan Bilimoria, Barrister and Deputy Chair of the University’s Court of Governors, Dame Rita Bellamy-James, and Peter Kyle OBE, former Chair of the Court of Governors, received Honorary Degrees at Westminster’s winter graduation ceremony.

On 27 November, the WestMUN Society and the Department of Politics and International Relations hosted a film screening of ‘My Year With Helen’ followed by a Q&A session with former New Zealand Prime Minister and Head of the United Nations Development Programme, Helen Clark, and award-winning Director, Gaylene Preston.

Ben Jennings, who graduated from the Illustration BA Honours course (now Illustration and Visual Communication BA Honours) in 2012, was awarded the Political Cartoon of the Year for a second time, after winning the prestigious prize for the first time while he was still a student.

On 23 November, Westminster Law School hosted an event inviting a group of distinguished speakers from the fields of data regulation, business, and journalism to discuss the ‘Growing the Artificial Intelligence Industry in the UK’ report presented by Professor Dame Wendy Hall and Jérôme Pesenti to the government’s Department for...

A collaborative research project between the University of Westminster and Middlesex University led to the launch of the campaign Small Talk Saves Lives, aiming to empower the public to act in order to prevent suicide on the railways.

Helping cancer survivors in the aftermath of treatment is the goal of a new £2.5 million project that will design and test a new kind of talking therapy for patients.

Radio Production graduate Jamie Wareham has been named Employee of the Month at Gay Star News for his work on the investigative Chemsex series.

Westminster hosted a panel to discuss ongoing allegations of racial and sexual harassment against Fox News in the US, and the implications for Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox attempted takeover of the whole of Sky.

On 26 October the University of Westminster held its annual Property and Construction Networking Careers Fair at the Marylebone Campus attracting a record number of participants.

The University of Westminster hosted the ‘Georgian Studies Day’ conference to mark the 30th anniversary of the day which this year centred on the topic of ‘Georgia in Europe’.

Immersing himself in the school’s activities, Lord Baker sat in on classes and observed presentations from the engineering students who boasted new design concepts for future technology. He toured the school with help from sixth form students who spoke with him over a lunch in the cafeteria and enjoyed the...

Ambika P3, an exhibition space at the University of Westminster, has won an Academic Venue Award in the ‘Best Exhibition Space’ category.

Employers from 16 organisations, including the London Assembly and the Royal Air Force, took part in the Speed Interview and Networking Careers event, organised by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities to help students prepare for the interview process.

University of Westminster Lecturer Arthur Mamou-Mani, now awarded with the RIBAJ Rising Star Award, says he came to the UK “to follow in the footpath of the great high-tech and ground-breaking architects, such as Norman Foster and Zaha Hadid.”

Dr Ioannis Glinavos, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Westminster, has presented his research paper on Brexit Lawsuits at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), stating that in theory foreign investors could have grounds for suing the British government for the consequences of Brexit.

Gerry Stone, who graduated from the University of Westminster in 1994, has been named one of the most globally-renowned business leaders and active supporters of LGBT rights for the second year in a row. He is joined on the list by Fashion Design alumnus Christopher Bailey, who is outgoing Designer...

Key players in the music industry including Young Turks / XL Recordings, Island Records, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, Universal Music Group, Sony Music, Clintons law firm and Warner Music have come together to establish the ‘Richard Antwi Scholarship’ at the University of Westminster. The fund will sponsor talent from the UK...

University of Westminster alumnus Imran Ahmed was named 'Marketing Rising Star of The Year' at the inaugural Society of Sales Innovation event at the Crowne Plaza in Central London for his work helping small and social enterprises getting their message out.

The Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design hosted the first interdisciplinary ‘Engagement Week’ for current and prospective students on campus between 30 October and 3 November.

Jenny Montasir, who graduated from the Communication MA course, has recently published a short documentary entitled ‘The Campaign’ covering sexual harassment in Egypt.

The University of Westminster’s annual alumni ‘Regular Giving’ campaign returned on 6 November in support of The 125 Fund.

The newly-redesigned MBA programme at Westminster Business School, aiming to deliver a uniquely board-focused experience, is shortlisted for the MBA Innovation Award by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

University of Westminster’s music business think tank and information hub, MusicTank, is to receive the assets of charity JazzUK as part of the charity’s formal closure.

Anna Malicka is one of the five scholars who received a financial reward of £5000 from the RIBA Wren Insurance Association to recognise their potential for making a significant contribution in the field of architecture.

Smoke Radio, the University of Westminster Students’ Union’s radio station, won three Student Radio Awards at the annual award ceremony hosted at London’s O2 on 10 November.