Social stigma is main threat to western apostates from Islam16 March 2015
New book suggests Muslims leaving Islam in western societies face psychological trauma from social stigma rather than physical intimidation.
Same-sex marriage one year on - the verdict31 March 2015
Lecturer in Social Work Dr Mike Thomas, of the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, has again featured in The Conversation writing about same-sex marriage.
Staff profile: Philippe De Wilde30 March 2015
Philippe De Wilde joined the University as Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Research & Innovation in July 2014. He tells staff writer, Wendy Raeside, more about what he did before, why he chose to come to Kent and what he’s hoping to achieve here.
Richard Herring on the art of stand-up comedy30 March 2015
Richard Herring is the first comedian in a series of in-conversation events with Oliver Double for the British Stand-Up Comedy Archive project.
Social policy expert contributes to snapshot of people’s views27 March 2015
Analysis of people’s views on benefits by a leading social policy expert at the University has contributed to an annual snapshot of British attitudes.
New professor to strengthen politics at Kent27 March 2015
The University has appointed Dr Matthew Goodwin to a Professorship within the School of Politics and International Relations.
Festival of Projections staff and students survey26 March 2015
The School of Arts is planning a Festival of Projections as part of our 50th anniversary and they’re inviting ideas from staff and students.