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Whitelands College is hosting a week of interactive events, and talks from experts in sports, psychology and nutrition, devoted to different areas of healthy living.
An innovative performance La Poème shows the performer sliding egg-yolks on her flesh to depict the fragility of life and the inevitability of death.

Two Roehampton graduates were among the England Women’s Rugby squad who claimed the BBC Sports Personality of the Year team award on Sunday, in tribute to their World Cup win in August.

New information on how animals react to stress has been uncovered by a Roehampton research team.
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) are home to 15 species of exotic breeding seabird but populations are declining dramatically. With limited logistical capacity to launch conservation measures and a sketchy understanding of the species at risk, conservation efforts to date have been relatively ineffective. Funded by the UK, this project lead by Dr Lewis Halsey (Department of Life Sciences) will conduct comprehensive seabird surveys, track seabird movements and trial habitat enhancements, in order to generate a recovery plan for these charismatic species.

Roehampton academics and students will be at the forefront of new research to understand how watercourses naturally react to protect themselves from pollution and climate change, so they can be better managed by industrial users and regulators.

Leading children’s author Professor Dame Jacqueline Wilson has been confirmed as the new Chancellor of the University of Roehampton, a ceremonial role she said she was ‘honoured’ to accept.

A free festival showcasing the memories, joys, tastes and academic study of food is to be held at the University of Roehampton in mid-November, and Wandsworth residents are being invited to sign up and join in.

Roehampton PhD student Sarah Weldon, who is preparing to become the first person ever to row around Great Britain solo, has officially launched her boat at the huge Technopop show in Stratford, East London, with help from Olympic rower Debbie Flood.

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.

Roehampton PhD student Sarah Weldon is preparing to become the first person ever to row around Great Britain solo, and she will use her own body as a research tool during her arduous 14 week challenge.

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.

Rugby World Cup winning University of Roehampton graduate Alex Matthews has become the youngest women ever to be given a full time contract to play the sport professionally, the RFU has revealed.

England’s Women’s Rugby squad, including University of Roehampton graduates Margaret Alphonsi and Alex Matthews, sensationally won the Women’s Rugby World Cup last night after beating opponents Canada 21-9.

The first ever woman president of the University of Roehampton’s Students’ Union has just taken up her new position, with a pledge to increase links between ‘town and gown’ in Wandsworth through volunteering.

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.

Awards and honours were presented to Life Sciences students during this year's graduation ceremonies, which for the first time ever were held at the Royal Festival Hall on London's South Bank.
An expert in Muslim law, an eminent professor of American culture, and a man who has dedicated his life to protecting endangered species have been awarded honorary doctorates by the University of Roehampton.
More than 2,500 students will graduate from the University of Roehampton with degrees from Dance to Human Resources Management today and tomorrow, and for the first time ever, they will be graduating at the Royal Festival Hall, on the world-famous South Bank.
A total of 92 per cent of full-time first degree graduates from the University of Roehampton were in work or further study six months after finishing their courses, a figure higher than almost any other university in London, according to the latest data released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency.