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.
Dr Ann R. David has been appointed as Head of Dance.
Dr Sara Houston, Principal lecturer in the Department of Dance, has been invited to speak at Brown University’s Arts and Science Partnership Forum on 15 March 2013.
Celebrated author A.S. Byatt will discuss getting her first work published when she gives the opening address at this year's Creative Writing Day.
The University of Roehampton is pleased to announce that it has awarded Honorary degrees to Rupert Scofield, David Harsent and Professor David M Clark.
A 2003 PhD graduate of Roehampton’s Systematic Theology programme, Daniel now works with many top companies and media outlets, snapping photos of high-profile celebrities and major events around the world.
Fidgeting in interviews improves the performance of men, but hampers that of women
Deputy Provost, Claire Ozanne has been promoted to Professor of Ecology.
The University of Roehampton's submission for the House of Lords debate on student visas.
Ian Robinson, a well-known and respected figure in the world of squash, is to lead the University of Roehampton's programme for student squash players.
The 2013 National Student Survey for final-year undergraduates is underway. Prizes are up for grab for those completing the survey, including vouchers and iPads.
Dr Andrew Wilkins, a Research Fellow in the School of Education, has been awarded a £165,000 grant by the Economic and Social Research Council.
A bumper crop of dance works from Roehampton Dance students, both current and alumni, will be performed at Resolution! 2013, the UK's premier forum for new contemporary dance.
Research scientists at the University of Roehampton have found the answer to the dilemma – should I take the stairs one or two at a time?