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.
Sports fans at Roehampton are celebrating after elite Squash player Yathreb Adel – who is ranked in the world top 75 and has just started a business degree at the University – sensationally won through to the quarter finals of the US Open tournament.
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.
An online game designed to teach ethics to students could soon be adapted to train bankers, insurers, journalists, local government staff and other professionals after its creator received a huge amount of interest since claiming an international award.
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.
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.
A leading green economist based at the University of Roehampton has been elected to the European Parliament following the weekend’s declarations.
The University of Roehampton has today unveiled a new series of videos providing a glimpse into undergraduate life.