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

Roehampton is pleased to announce its participation in a major new £1.94 million Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded research project looking into Human-Chicken interactions.

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

Prof Stuart Semple and Prof Ann MacLarnon from the Department of Life Sciences are co-investigators on two recently awarded research grants.

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.

Graduation Ceremonies are a fitting conclusion to the hard work of our students over the course of their studies. They also provide the perfect opportunity for the University to recognise excellence in areas that reflect its mission through the conferment of honorary degrees.
The Health Sciences Research Centre (HSRC) held its conference ‘Current and Future Impact of Health Sciences Research at Roehampton’.

In 2012, Ray Ansah walked across the stage at Guildford Cathedral and graduated from the University of Roehampton with a degree in Sports Science. At first glance, Ray seems like your typical university student; however, after hearing his background story, you quickly realise that this accomplishment and this young man’s perseverance are nothing short of extraordinary.

Julie Hall, Director of Learning and Teaching Enhancement has been awarded a National Teaching Fellowship, in recognition of her sustained impact on student learning in higher education.

People’s sex life can be the first casualty when stress levels rocket. Now new research suggests that our primate cousins may experience similar effects.

Dr Francisco Molina-Holgado will chair the “Brain repair and Cannabinoid Signalling” symposium on 26 June.

The University of Roehampton, alongside the National Children's Bureau and Queen Mary, University of London are co-ordinating a new ‘Life Skills Programme’ supported by J.P. Morgan.

Green Impact teams and environmental heroes throughout the University of Roehampton were recognised at the Green Awards Ceremony held last week.

 The University of Roehampton is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Caroline Ross as the new Head of the Department of Life Sciences.

Roehampton’s Dr Ross Wadey was invited to speak at the inaugural Association of Foot and Ankle Physiotherapists.

Business Management student Alexander Large and Drama, Theatre and Performance student Tiffany Birchard have been awarded iPads by the University for their participation in the National Student Survey.

Creative Research Fellows at University of Roehampton to launch Plant Science installation at Somerset House.
Dr Jennifer Parker-Starbuck, Reader in the Department of Drama, Theatre and Performance will speak at the third Unruly Creatures symposium exploring animal identities in contemporary arts and humanities.

The legal “high” known as “Benzo Fury” may have stimulant as well as hallucinogenic effects according to new collaborative research by Dr Jolanta Opacka-Juffry of the University of Roehampton and Dr Colin Davidson of St George’s University of London.

As the Coldest Journey expedition sets off on its six month trek across the Antarctic Continent, research scientists from the University of Roehampton will be with them every step of the way. Drs Lewis Halsey and Chris Tyler are among the scientists closely monitoring the adventurers as they embark on their record-breaking ambitions.