The University of Roehampton is delighted to welcome Dr Ben Goldacre to present a lecture on “Bad Pharma” on Thursday 20 March.

The noted scholar and former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams will deliver the second annual Hopkins Lecture on Wednesday 26 March.

Dr Pablo Romero-Fresco, Reader in Audiovisual Translation and Filmmaking at the Department of Media, Culture and Language, has been awarded £120,000.

Dr Shelley Trower of the Department of English and Creative Writing has been awarded £356,000 by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

The film The Act of Killing, co-produced by Michael Uwemedimo of the Department of Media, Culture and Language, won Best Documentary at yesterday’s Bafta awards ceremony.

The University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dame Jacqueline Wilson as its new Chancellor. She will succeed current Chancellor, John Simpson in August 2014.
The University of Roehampton will be the exclusive Higher Education Partner for Wimbledon Bookfest 2014, one of the fastest growing literature festivals in the UK.

Roehampton lecturer, Adam Foulds will host his first masterclass: “Inventing People – Creating Characters for Fiction” on Wednesday 26 February.

Expansion, optimism and the virtues of the US liberal-arts model are watchwords for Roehampton Vice-Chancellor Paul O’Prey

The University of Roehampton has appointed the world’s first Professor of Green Economic - Professor Molly Scott Cato.

The Roehampton Poetry Centre begin their reading series with readings from Sean O’Brien and Robin Robertson.
The film The Act of Killing, co-produced by Michael Uwemedimo of the Department of Media, Culture and Language, has received a nomination for the Best Feature Documentary at this year's Oscars.
The annual University of Roehampton Teachers Recruitment Fair will be held on Tuesday 18 February 2014.
A new study by Dr Colette Berbesque of the Department of Life Sciences challenges whether the current high prevalence of obesity results from an ancestral need to cope with frequent famine.
University of Roehampton, London Online Positions Students for Success: Portfolio of online masters programmes includes new MSc in Strategic Supply Chain Management.

The University of Roehampton is offering four exceptional residents from the Borough of Wandsworth the chance to go to university for free.

This term saw the University welcome three Fulbright Scholars on campus.

The annual Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT) Survey1 reveals that new teachers graduating from Roehampton are some of the very best trained in the country.

Today, Dr Lewis Halsey from the University of Roehampton will be swapping the lab for legislation, when he visits the House of Commons for a ‘Week in Westminster’ as part of a unique ‘pairing’ initiative run by the Royal Society –the UK’s national academy of science.

Professor Adam Ockleford, Professor of Music, launches the Sounds of Intent -  a ground-breaking framework setting out how musicality develops in children with learning difficulties.