Writing Your Dissertation: How To Stay Motivated | Dr. Sue Reeves

By Dr. Sue Reeves, Principal Lecturer in our School of Life and Health Sciences It’s that time of year again, so here are a few tips that I thought might be useful for students who are currently completing their dissertations. 1. Ask yourself, when did you last see your dissertation supervisor? The first and probably…

Megan Griffiths | Alumni Stories

Megan Griffiths graduated with a first class honours degree in Primary Education from Roehampton in 2017, with the teaching of English as her curriculum specialism. We caught up with her to reflect on her time at Roehampton and see how she is doing now: “I decided on becoming a teacher in my first year of…

Anant Naik | Alumni Stories

Anant Naik graduated from Roehampton in 2009 and then went on to work for the Roehampton Students’ Union for two years as a sabbatical officer. Since then, he has gone on to work in a number of roles within the charity and not-for-profit sector, including his current role as Head of Marketing and Communications at…

50 songs to consider for Karaoke Night

Welcome back! Hope you all had a great Christmas and New Year with your family and friends. Now that we are all back on campus and classes are back in full swing, the University’s social events are also back! Personally, one of my favourite weekly events is the karaoke night every Thursday in the Union…

Tom Rowson | Spotlight On

We caught up with Tom Rowson, our Chief Operating Officer, to talk about his role at the university, how he has found his time at Roehampton so far and what he gets up to in his spare time! Watch here: Find out more about our student services on the Student Portal.

8 Ways Psychology Students Made Their Course Even Better

Here’s 8 ways Psychology students have worked with their School, using course feedback and student representatives, to make their course even better. 1. Too many assessments? Where appropriate, the number of assessments has been reduced to two per module. 2. Deadlines too close together? Assessment deadlines are now spread across the year and no coursework…

Chuchu Nwagu | Alumni Stories

Chuchu Nwagu graduated from Roehampton in 2017, and then spent two years as a sabbatical officer in the Roehampton Students’ Union. Since then, he has embarked on an exciting career in theatre production,  including work on The Wiz, Dreamgirls and Get Up, Stand Up. We recently caught up with Chuchu to talk about his time…

Sean Furey | Alumni Stories

  Sean Furey graduated from Roehampton in 2006. Since then, he has worked within the marketing industry, travelled around the world and has written and published his first book. We recently caught up with Sean to talk about his time at Roehampton and his plans for the future, as part of our Alumni Stories series:…

Henry Chard | Alumni Stories

Henry Chard graduated from Roehampton in 2013. Since then, he has gone on to work for Sky Sports, Fulham Football Club and Ipswich Speedway.  He recently caught up with us about his time at Roehampton, including the valuable skills he gained as manager of the Digby Lions football team, as part of our Alumni Stories…

Working with The Brilliant Club | Ella Muir

Ella Muir is a techne-funded doctoral candidate at the University of Roehampton, researching the clothing created for, worn by, and observed on the Queens of England and France during the reign of François Ier. Here, she writes about her experience of doing a teaching placement with the Brilliant Club… I began my work with The Brilliant Club…

Hollie Abbott | Alumni Stories

Hollie Abbott graduated from Roehampton in 2013. Since then, she has gone on to work a number of roles in TV Production and recently became Director of Development for Boom Cymru.  She caught up with us about her time at Roehampton and offered some valuable advice for current students, as part of our Alumni Stories…

A day in my life at Roehampton | Samantha Paz

Hey, it’s Samantha! I’m in my third and last year of university at Roehampton and in this post I’ll share with you the day in the life of a Journalism student living on-campus. 8:00-9:00 I usually set an alarm but sometimes I will wake up earlier than that to check out my notifications on my…