Dr Stephen Driver led a ceremony acknowleding Belmarsh inmates who completed a criminology module as part of a programme aiming to remove social disadvantage and impart understanding of the justice system.
Professor Jérémie Gilbert from the Roehampton Law School is presenting this week at the United Nations headquarters in New York in a meeting to support indigenous people’s rights to land.
A Senior Law Lecturer at the University of Roehampton has been appointed as a member on a new expert panel, advising on the future of human rights in Scotland.
Roehampton alumna Amel Mckenna is founder of Ambitionz, an organisation that helps young people leaving care or the youth justice system to live independently.
Third year Criminology students at the University of Roehampton will be visiting Belmarsh prisoners with playwright and youth worker, Nathan Lucky Wood, at the prison in Thamesmead today as part of their degree.
Roehampton Law School welcomed the second cohort of Pathway to Law Students at a launch event this week.
Sophie Charles, a Roehampton alumna supports young offenders in a Feltham prison to ensure they receive education.
Young people in the UK who do not have access to political learning in school are less likely to become politically engaged and to vote according to new research by a Roehampton professor.
The police force in Hertfordshire must improve their services regarding ‘honour’ crimes against black and minority ethnic (BME) women, according to a new report commissioned to improve services for priority victims.
Professor Aisha K. Gill, Criminologist at the University of Roehampton has been appointed Commander of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for her services in tackling forced marriages, ‘honour’ crimes and violence against women.
Jessica Bryant, a Roehampton alumna, is International Media Manager campaigning for children’s education at the charity Theirworld, led by Sarah Brown.
Sarah Brown advised Department of Social Sciences students how to make the most of opportunities in preparation for their careers in her keynote for the annual student conference, ‘A World of Opportunity’.
Dr Caroline Oliver, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Social Sciences is part of a successful bid led by Utrecht city council to secure €2.87 million from the EU Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) programme to develop the integration of asylum seekers into society.
Sarah Brown will give the keynote talk this week at the Annual Student Conference in the Department of Social Sciences on 18th May.
Due to increasing competition in the legal sector, it is vital for law students to have commercial awareness to be successful in their careers.
On 6th March, to mark International Women’s Day, Criminology students learned about legal issues regarding violence against women from Roehampton’s Professor Aisha K Gill.
In an event to mark the beginning of the Department of Social Sciences student-led Criminology Society, Duwayne Brooks OBE addressed students and staff in an engaging discussion on the criminal justice system.