Santa and RoboThespian, the fully interactive humanoid robot, joined nearly 100 local computer fans for a special Christmas event, called Raspberry Jam, at the University of Greenwich’s Medway Campus.
Published - Monday, December 22, 2014
If you have ever dreamed of becoming a successful entrepreneur then the next Big Picture seminar at the University of Greenwich could be for you.
Published - Friday, December 19, 2014
The university has performed well in the REF (Research Excellence Framework), the independent national assessment of research in higher education, whose results have been published this morning.
Published - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
International Guidelines to protect schools from military use and attack, drawn up by a Greenwich academic, were unveiled at the UN Headquarters in Geneva on Tuesday 16 December.
Published - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The University of Greenwich has appointed Michael Flanagan as Director of Estates & Facilities, with effect from 23 February 2015. Currently a director at the commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton, Michael has been working with key government agencies across the UK.
Published - Tuesday, December 16, 2014
A £10,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund has enabled a University of Greenwich undergraduate to set up a 24/7 helpline and support network for victims of domestic abuse.
Published - Monday, December 15, 2014
First Secretary of State, Rt Hon William Hague MP praised Britain’s universities as "one of our nation’s most distinctive contributions to the world" as he officially opened the University of Greenwich’s new library and academic building at Stockwell Street on Tuesday 9 December 2014.
Published - Friday, December 12, 2014
How do 100 million adults worldwide cope with Overactive Bladder syndrome (OAB)? This question will be addressed at a University of Greenwich free public lecture next month.
Published - Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Proposals for wearable technology for the financial industry have scooped the top prize in a national competition for a team of first year IT Management for Business (ITMB) degree students at the University of Greenwich (at Medway).
Published - Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Women with a mental illness, including depression, anxiety and schizophrenia, are less likely to be screened for breast cancer, according to research carried out by the universities of Greenwich and Leicester.
Published - Monday, December 8, 2014
More than £1,500 was raised by staff and students at the University of Greenwich in support of two-year-old Ruby Laura Young and other young people suffering an aggressive form of childhood cancer.
Published - Friday, December 5, 2014
Older people will be empowered to take control of their own health needs thanks to a new training programme to be launched by the University of Greenwich.
Published - Thursday, December 4, 2014
Does the law have any power to stop war or to regulate it when it breaks out? This is the subject of a free public lecture by Professor Steven Haines, Chair of Public International Law at the University of Greenwich.
Published - Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The use of analytics in student engagement is the subject of the latest in a series of Open Lectures on education. It takes place this evening (2 December) at the University of Greenwich’s new Stockwell Street building.
Published - Tuesday, December 2, 2014
An exclusive, all-expenses-paid zoological expedition to Madagascar was ‘a great experience’ for University of Greenwich at Medway student Hoi-Lee Yam.
Published - Monday, December 1, 2014
A project which has transformed lives in Africa has won the University of Greenwich a prestigious Times Higher Education Award.
Published - Friday, November 28, 2014
A first-hand account of life behind the scenes in government will be presented at the University of Greenwich’s next Big Picture seminar.
Published - Thursday, November 27, 2014
A £2million government fund to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools sees national recognition for a five-year research project by a University of Greenwich academic.
Published - Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Can natural insect diseases replace chemical pesticides? This question will be addressed at a University of Greenwich free public lecture next week.
Published - Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Professor Simeon Keates has been appointed as the university’s Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor with corporate responsibility for industry engagement. In this new post, he will develop new strategies and initiatives to enhance relationships between the university and industry, in particular the engineering and manufacturing sectors.
Published - Monday, November 24, 2014