Students, recent graduates and staff continue to make us #ProudtobeGre here’s a roundup of some of our recent successes.

Congratulations to:

  • Andrei-Ciprian Cojocaru, has been awarded by the SOM Foundation Fellowships UK for RIBA Part 1 by the UK office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM). Andrei-Ciprian's 24 Hour Soho Entertainment Centre project offers a visual breakdown of a proposal for a new multi-use building to occupy the site of Berwick Street Market in London's Soho area, retaining spaces for the market stalls during the day whilst providing performance spaces at night.
  • Amy Kellie and Harry Hibbert, 3rd year Film and TV students who have mentored 1st and 2nd year students and took the lead in establishing their own TV chat show, the first time the university has produced its own TV channel, recorded live in our state of the art TV studios in Stockwell Street. Special thanks also go to Tim Putnam, our technical demonstrator, who has many years of live TV industry experience for all his support during the project. 

    Watch Episode 1 below (14 minutes):
  • Our Business School Employability Office has been shortlisted for the Best University Careers / Employability Service in the National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2018.
  • Our Employability and Careers Service has been shortlisted for the 'Most Improved Commitment to Employability' in the National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2018.
  • Colin Coulson–Thomas, Business Faculty has been awarded with an Honorary Fellowship (Hon FMS) by the Chairman of the Institute of Management Services, for sustained contribution to knowledge within the institute's field on behalf of the President and Council. 
  • Dr David Evans received his OBE from HRH Prince Charles. David is one of the leading authorities on sexual health theory in the UK and developed the widely acclaimed Sexual Health Skills course, which has enabled more than 2,500 registered professionals across the world to develop their understanding and skills. 
  • Our Event Management BA and MA students on their work experience at the X Factor competition finals. This was a great opportunity for them to be behind the scenes and to gain unique work experience to add to their CV.
  • Programme Leader and Senior Lecturer, Rania Hafez from the Faculty of Education and Health who was featured in the FE Week article titled "FE practitioner research movement gathers pace." 
  • Loretta Bosence on her Landscape Institute Student Dissertation Award for her thesis "Local Code: Planning for the Vernacular". There are only two student awards every year from the Landscape Institute so this is a great achievement.
  • The university's PR Fraternity and their president Cheyenne O'Kane, a second year PR student, on featuring on the MK blog by Marcel Klebba. 
  • Everyone in the Faculty of Education and Health which has been named one of the best performing providers of Initial Teacher Education in the country.
  • Our partners, Charlton Athletic FC on their 25 year anniversary of returning to their home ground, The Valley.
  • Our Entrepreneurs society for a successful event where Dan Peña, founder of Quantum Leap Advantage, shared his experience and the truth behind being an entrepreneur.