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The Department of Dance welcomes a Choreomundus scholar to their team, Dr Judith Lynne Hanna. She will be working with Choreoemundus students as well as lecturing on several BA and MA modules at the University. 
A group of postgraduate students from the University of Roehampton Dance Department will present their research at an international conference in Germany this month. 
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.
Dance students from Roehampton played a key role in the creation of the high profile Big Dance Pledge which was launched this month online by celebrated choreographer Akram Khan. 
Londoners and tourists who suffer from Vertigo or a fear of heights will be able to conquer their fears at the capital’s iconic Tower Bridge this weekend, thanks to mindful movement techniques developed by Dance Professor Emilyn Claid.
Renowned choreographer Rosemary Lee unveils the creative process behind two years’ worth of investigation on a single poem to Dance students at the University of Roehampton this week. 
Highly respected choreographer Akram Khan has been commissioned to make a new dance which will be performed around the world – and students from Roehampton’s Department of Dance are playing a vital role in its creation.

A four year study into the success of the English National Ballet’s Dance for Parkinson’s programme, undertaken by academics from the University’s Department of Dance, has found organised dancing offers those with the condition a physical activity which resonates deeply on intellectual, social, and emotional levels.

The results of a four year study into how dancing can help people suffering with Parkinson’s Disease will be revealed by University of Roehampton academics at an event at Sadler’s Wells Theatre this afternoon.

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.

The first detailed study of the musical influences on Mark Morris, the respected American choreographer, is about to be published in print and online by one of the world’s leading scholars of his work.
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.

The Chief Executive and Artistic Director of Sadler’s Wells, Alistair Spalding, has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Roehampton, in tribute to his exceptional success and commitment to dance over 15 years at the theatre.

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.

Dance student Damilare Adeyeri is preparing to use the findings of his Choreomundus course to launch a career in teaching, research and heritage management, after studying the cultural history of dance in four different countries.
Six students from the University of Roehampton have been recognised by their Vice-Chancellor with awards paying tribute to the success of a week-long Dance festival in May which they curated, organised and ran.
Teni Matian’s award-winning inclusive dance work Ne Me Quitte Pas has given visibility to people with disabilities in Armenia.
Choreographer Alison Currie was looking to take her career to the next stage when she joined the University of Roehampton. Having already produced her own dance performances, Currie was ready to explore dance from another, more academic, angle.
Dr Simon Ellis and Dr Efrosini Protopapa, both of the Department of Dance, have collaborated with renowned choreographer Siobhan Davies and filmmaker David Hinton on a new film installation, The Running Tongue.