Kingston University
yesterday at 17:45. Facebook
Thanks to everyone who joined us at the #KUOpenDay today, we loved showing you around! Hope you have a safe journey home. #makeitKU
Kingston University
yesterday at 11:18. Facebook
Our brilliant acapella group @KUKingstones are performing before our Intro to Kingston talks at our #KUOpenDay today! If you need directions or have any questions during the day, please ask our student ambassadors in yellow who will be happy to help. #makeitKU
Kingston University
02/17/2017 at 18:32. Facebook
We're looking forward to meeting lots of you tomorrow at our #KUOpenDay! You can find out how to get to our different campuses here: [ Link ]

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Kingston University
02/17/2017 at 16:12. Facebook
“The chance to be a fly on the wall and observe a master at work...”

David James from Arizona in America jumped at the chance to work with the legendary record producer #TonyVisconti for the inaugural #ViscontiWinterSchool.

The audio engineer (pictured fourth from right) joined forces with other students from across the globe on a five-day intensive programme, assisting the award-winning...
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02/17/2017 at 11:51. Facebook
"We were really encouraged to think outside the box and be as creative as we can. It was all about playing with recycled materials and giving things new life. It makes you think about things in a new way."

Second year fashion student Chloe Anderson is one of eight student #designers who collaborated with sustainability champion and artist Dr Noki to create unique fashion sculptures.

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Kingston University
02/15/2017 at 12:49. Facebook
"People are taking supplements they presume are safe and healthy, but they are unknowingly taking huge risks if these products contain substances they are not supposed to."

Kingston University's Professor Declan Naughton has been working alongside Queen's University Belfast to investigate the detection of illegal ingredients in food supplements.

Dangerous ingredients rife in health food supplements, according to research by Kingston University biomolecular scientist
Kingston University
02/14/2017 at 15:29. Facebook
Only a few days to go until our undergraduate Open Day on 18 Feb - discover why our students chose to study at Kingston by booking your place now! [ Link ] #makeitKU
Kingston University
02/14/2017 at 12:29. Facebook
If you're heading to the Kingston marketplace for a romantic lunch today, come and see the Lab in the Lorry and nurture your love of science.

The team is there until 4pm for Love Kingston Day, helping to raise funds for local charities and community groups in Kingston-upon-Thames.
Kingston University
02/13/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
"The bigger the event, the more potential issues you have in terms of ensuring the safety of those attending."

Professor Paolo Remagnino and a team of Kingston University experts are researching how a network of video surveillance tools could help keep people safe at large outdoor concerts

Kingston University secures €900,000 grant to explore how drones, smart wristbands and cameras could transform future of concert security
Kingston University
02/12/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Look out for senior lecturer Pascal Anson from the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture mentoring contestants on BBC One Big Painting Challenge from 6pm tonight.

Pascal will guide five amateur artists through weekly challenges to find their inner Da Vinci.

#bigpaintingchallenge #redboilersuit

Kingston University lecturer Pascal Anson has brush with fame as mentor on new BBC television programme The Big Painting Challenge
Watch Kingston University graduate Anthony Sahota performing live this evening on BBC One’s ‘Let it Shine’ at 6.55pm, as he bids to reach the next round of the competition and get one step closer to the ultimate prize of performing in London’s West End.

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Kingston University engineering graduate Anthony Sahota lets it shine on BBC 1 following surprise visit from Gary Barlow
Three Kingston University graduates are up for BAFTA awards this weekend!

Good luck to fine art graduate Peter Middleton and illustration animation graduates Jac Clinch and Jennifer Zheng.

The awards will be announced this Sunday 12 February - read more about their nominated short films and view the trailers: [ Link ]
If you find yourself in Trafalgar Square this month, have a wander past Canada House and see if you can spot the work of our students in the windows.

BA Fashion students have worked with top designers to create sustainable sculptures for the Canadian High Commission, inspired by the nation's First Nation and Inuit hunters

Kingston University students' Inuit-inspired sustainable fashion sculptures displayed at Canadian High Commission ahead of London Fashion Week
Winners and runners-up of Bright Ideas 2017 beat stiff competition to collect their prizes.

Seven runners-up received £250, and seven winners received £1,000 each to go towards developing their business ventures.

Creative students and graduates pitch their enterprising ideas to a panel of expert judges in the hope of winning Bright Ideas 2017 and funding for their business venture.

Winners to be announced later this evening. #BIdeasKU
"The key to tackling antimicrobial resistance will be scientists, clinicians, farmers and the public working together to protect our antibiotics for future use."

Microbiology expert Professor Mark Fielder said that scaling back the widespread use of antibiotics in human and animal medicine was vital to help combat the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Antibiotics in farming: Microbiology expert highlights importance of developing rapid diagnostic tests to combat drug resistance
"I've already mentioned it to Paul McCartney and he's really curious."

Tony Visconti is predicting big things for Kingston University's analogue recording studio, which he lent his name to and opened in September last year.

Mr Visconti is up for a Music Producers Guild Award this month for his epic contributions to the industry – and he's now a visiting professor here, too.

Kingston University's Visconti Studio will be a magnet for major recording artists, according to acclaimed record producer Tony Visconti
In case you missed it... and by 'it', we mean a marriage proposal, a mannequin challenge, a stage invasion and much more.

Catch up on the action from last month's graduation ceremonies.

Selfies and celebrations at Kingston University graduation ceremonies
Fancy brushing up on your Russian classics?

Illustration and animation students might be able to help you – they recently created short films on Vintage Books' Russian Classics for the Kingston Animation Prize.

First prize was awarded to Flora Caulton and her team’s animation for Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago. (Director: Flora Caulton; Production Designer: Sarah Hingley; Producer: Kathrin...
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Kingston Animation Prize 2017 1st Prize: Doctor Zhivago

'Wonderful characterisation, colours and sound. Conveys the look and tones of the book cover beautifully and more than doffs its hat at the aesthetic of vint...

Did you watch Mechanical Engineering graduate Anthony Sahota's surprise from Gary Barlow on Saturday night?

Anthony scored an audition for Let It Shine, the new BBC talent search to find five contestants to join the cast of a brand new stage show. He received 16 stars for his first audition to progress through to the next round!

Don't worry if you missed it - you can catch up here:

Gary Barlow surprises Anthony Sahota - Let It Shine - BBC One

Programme website: Gary surprises Anthony Sahota, will he get the 15 stars be needs to be 'Sure' of a place in the next round?