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.

Today [25 November] marks the beginning of #Roeactivism, a campaign led by the Department of Social Sciences and the Crucible Centre for Human Rights Research, to raise awareness of human rights issues that Roehampton students are passionate about.

As the show approaches its 50th anniversary, a book on the The Inner World of Doctor Who edited by Caroline Bainbridge has been published.

Liam O’Reilly graduated with a Sports Psychology degree from Roehampton in 2012. Today he counts Twickenham stadium - the home of England Rugby - as his office.

Claudia Filipa Camilo Placido (Department of Dance, Theatre and Performance) has been announced as the winner of the Santander iPad Prize Draw.

News update from Wimbledon Bookfest 2013 and the Short Story Competition

Congratulations to Jonathan Cornish (2nd year, BA in Primary Education) who finished in 5th place in his first ever half-marathon. Jonathan achieved this feat in the Basingstoke half-marathon against 1400 other runners.

Dr Michael Witt, Co-Director of Roehampton’s Centre for Research in Film and Audiovisual Cultures, will deliver the inaugural University of Pittsburgh/Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image lecture on 15th November.

The University of Roehampton proudly announces the launch of the Roehampton Poetry Centre.