The University of Roehampton is offering three bursaries to support students to attend this year’s British Science Festival.
Dr Andy Kesson discusses John Lyly and the theatres of Shakespearean London
For Dr Jane Carroll, “landscape” is not just a place, or the setting for a story; it is a whole way of understanding the world.2nd year English Literature student Robbie Hand talks to Dr Jane Carroll about her research and teaching.

The noted scholar and former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams will deliver the second annual Hopkins Lecture on Wednesday 26 March.

Dr Shelley Trower of the Department of English and Creative Writing has been awarded £356,000 by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.
The University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dame Jacqueline Wilson as its new Chancellor. She will succeed current Chancellor, John Simpson in August 2014.
The University of Roehampton will be the exclusive Higher Education Partner for Wimbledon Bookfest 2014, one of the fastest growing literature festivals in the UK.

Roehampton lecturer, Adam Foulds will host his first masterclass: “Inventing People – Creating Characters for Fiction” on Wednesday 26 February.

In 2014 the University of Roehampton proudly launched “Hopkins Celebrated” – a series of events to honour the Victorian poet Gerard Manley Hopkins. Hopkins spent his novitiate as a Jesuit priest at Manresa House, now the home of Whitelands College, and later returned for a while to teach. 

The Roehampton Poetry Centre begin their reading series with readings from Sean O’Brien and Robin Robertson.
The Department of English and Creative Writing announce the availability of AHRC Studentships through the TECHNE Partnership

Today [25 November] marks the beginning of #Roeactivism, a campaign led by the Department of Social Sciences and the Crucible Centre for Human Rights Research, to raise awareness of human rights issues that Roehampton students are passionate about.

News update from Wimbledon Bookfest 2013 and the Short Story Competition
Dr Sebastian Groes, has received a research grant from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) of RM 37,000 to organise a conference that explores memory in a contemporary Malaysian context.

The University of Roehampton proudly announces the launch of the Roehampton Poetry Centre. 

This term saw the return of the college scarves to Roehampton.

Roehampton is part of a consortium, which has won £13.5 million in funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council. The Doctoral Training Partnership will develop much-needed skilled researchers in the arts and humanities.

The University of Roehampton is pleased to announce that David Dickinson has joined as the new Director of Student Experience.

The University has scored its best ever results in the National Student Survey. 86% of Roehampton students are satisfied with their overall experience of the University - above the national average.

Dr Sebastian Groes, Senior Lecturer in English Literature, has published the second of edition of his critically acclaimed volume of critical work on probably the most significant and controversial writers working today, Ian McEwan.