Jemimah Karungi | Roehampton Spotlight

This month’s Spotlight is on Jemimah Karungi, 3rd year Law student and BAME Students’ Officer at Roehampton Students’ Union. Spotlight showcases the staff, students and alumni who make up our friendly, diverse and vibrant community here at Roehampton. Hear from members of our community about who they are, what they are working on, what is…

Baljit Kaur | Roehampton Spotlight

Spotlight showcases the staff, students and alumni who make up our friendly, diverse and vibrant community here at Roehampton. Hear from members of our community about who they are, what they are working on, what is taking place across the University and what is important to them – all in their own words. This month…

A brief history of April Fool’s Day at Roehampton

Now we realise that these days you have to get up pretty early to fool the internet; and this is also no time to be spreading fake news on our social media channels. However, we do recognise that in these unprecedented times of physical-distancing, being able to laugh (or cringe) together is important. So, on…

9 GIFs that every Roehampton alum can relate to

1. When you have to work out how to explain to your friends from home exactly where in London the campus is. 2. When you find out that there is now a free shuttle bus from Barnes Station to campus for the students of today. 3. When you’re visiting campus the first time since graduating…

21 amazing 3D Google Map views of campus and beyond

We’re all familiar with the 2D version of Google Maps. BUT… did you know you can now hold CTRL + drag with the mouse to enter an incredible 3D version of our beautiful part of London? Now, some of you will be thinking ‘that feature has existed for years’, and you’re right. However, Google only…

Winter Graduation in Photos | 2019

Ceremony 1 Our Winter Graduation ceremony took place on the morning of Monday 28 January at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s South Bank. Students and excited guests began to fill the auditorium before the ceremony began. At 10:30am, the lights went down, and the Procession entered the auditorium. Cue dramatic lighting. Our vice-chancellor, Professor…

A-Z of the University of Roehampton

The new term is upon us and we warmly welcome our new students and staff to the Roehampton community. To help you all get to know your new home and workplace, we’ve put together a handy A-Z of all things Roehampton. A – Alumni Now we know some of you are only just starting your…

Graduation | In Photos

Ceremony 1 It all began at 10 on Monday morning. The University Vice-Chancellor Paul O’Prey opened proceedings. Olivier Award winning actor (for his role as Lola in Kinky Boots 👠) and former Roehampton Drama student, Matt Henry, was awarded with the Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Alumni Achievement. Students from the departments of Drama, Theatre and Performance, Humanities…