Posted: 25 April 2013
The University of Roehampton is proud to launch “Hopkins Celebrated” – a series of events to honour the Victorian poet Gerard Manley Hopkins. Hopkins spent his novitiate as a Jesuit priest at Manresa House, now the home of Whitelands College, and later returned for a while to teach.
Hopkins Celebrated will culminate with the inaugural Hopkins Lecture at 5.30pm on Wednesday 1 May 2013. This will see Sir Andrew Motion, the former Poet Laureate, in a personal poet-to-poet encounter, where he will focus on Hopkins’ ways of looking and examining the Jesuit ‘discipline of the eyes’.
Tickets for the lecture are free and can be booked online. For tickets please click on this link.
Students Represent the University at British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships
Students from the University of Roehampton competed at the BUCS national championships in badminton, judo and tennis over the long weekend of 16-18 February
Posted: 22 February 2018
Pioneering study helps people with schizophrenia control brain activity
New research shows people with schizophrenia can train themselves to control brain regions linked to verbal hallucinations, using an MRI scanner and a computerised rocket game.
Posted: 13 February 2018
Roehampton students selected for English Universities Southern Squads
Two of Roehampton's top sportsmen will compete against teams from across the UK and Northern Ireland as a part of the Home Nations tournament.
Posted: 8 February 2018