The University of Roehampton is the top new university in London according to the Sunday Times, which published its Good University Guide at the weekend.
Wimbledon’s annual BookFest starts on Friday 3 October, with a host of talented authors, poets and speakers set to illuminate the town for the next 10 days. They include Alexander McCall Smith, Shami Chakrabarti, Faisal Islam and James Naughtie.
Planning permission has been granted for the University of Roehampton’s new £30million landmark library and accommodation buildings, after a unanimous vote in favour by Wandsworth Council’s planning committee last night.
Roehampton’s students have given the University a resounding show of support and graded it ‘first class’ in the National Student Survey, with overall the best ever results being recorded this year.
Businesswoman and former journalist Dame Marjorie Scardino, tipped as the next head of the BBC Trust, has received an honorary doctorate of laws from the University of Roehampton.
A new partnership struck between Newsquest south London, publishers of the Wandsworth Guardian, and the University will create a three month paid internship for a student to learn first-hand how to be a reporter.
New figures show Roehampton is the safest inner London university, after nationwide research highlighted low levels of crime within a three mile radius of the campus.
The University of Roehampton has today unveiled a new series of videos providing a glimpse into undergraduate life.