Professor Michael Chanan’s latest documentary film premieres at Lisbon’s international documentary festival, Doclisboa on 29 October 2016.
Dr Sabela Melchor-Couto from the Department of Media, Culture and Language, and a European team, have been awarded €450,000 by the European Commission (EC) to support and expand the use of technology in language teaching across Europe.
As the spookiest day of the year, Halloween, approaches and the UK awaits the release of season seven of the smash hit show, The Walking Dead, Dr Stacey Abbott from the Department of Media, Culture and Language has published a new book on the undead.
A new film about blindness that aims to improve the cinematic experience of blind and deaf audiences has been made accessible by a Roehampton academic and two research students.
Final year magazine production students completed their journalism degree this week by pitching the magazines they created to a panel of five top industry judges.
University of Roehampton has retained its position as the highest ranked modern university in London in the results of the Complete University Guide 2017.
Former Guardian newspaper editor-in-chief Alan Rusbridger, one of the leading figures in the news industry, has given Roehampton journalism students a first hand insight into how to become a reporter.
Former International Editorial Manager at FHM, James Lawrence shared tips on writing for men with third year journalism students in a special guest lecture.
The former editor-in-chief of The Guardian, Alan Rusbridger, has been made an honorary Doctor of Letters by the University of Roehampton, at its annual Winter graduation ceremony. The award is in recognition of his significant contribution to the journalism industry.
Professor of Cinema, Michael Witt, has launched a three-month retrospective of the films and videos of iconic filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard at the high profile British Film Institute on London’s South Bank.
Professor Anna Gough-Yates has become the new Head of the Department of Media, Culture and Languages, taking the leadership of the department today, 21 December.
Being a travel journalist is about much more than free holidays and sunny beaches, according to Andy Pietrasik, from The Guardian newspaper, who has just given a presentation to Roehampton journalism degree students.
The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 has again ranked the University of Roehampton as the best modern university in London, after its annual league table was published yesterday.
An award of £15k from the Department for Education (DfE) has been granted for a study into the impact of funding on the attainment of children with additonal needs.
Celebrations and expectations for future employment are top of the agenda for 1,900 students who have graduated from the University of Roehampton this week.
Celebrations, gowns and mortarboards will be the order of the day when 1,900 students graduate from the University of Roehampton, in ceremonies at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank on Monday and Tuesday.
Film students from Roehampton have been supporting three groups of secondary school pupils to make films on the there of Through the Looking Glass, as part of this years Wimbledon BookFest young film-makers programme.
A team of film and drama students from the University of Roehampton are hoping to see their latest film broadcast at festivals up and down the country this summer, after successfully crowdfunding the project.
The Guardian University Guide 2016 has ranked Roehampton as the best modern university in London, the third major independent guide to do so in the last year.
The editor of The Independent newspaper, Amol Rajan, has told Roehampton students the best way for journalism graduates to get a job in the industry is to ‘go digital’ and start publishing news stories, on blogs and social media.