Extra tickets for Staff and Student Communications Conference - 4 Sept
22 June 2018
Due to popular demand, we have added extra tickets for our first Staff and Student Communications on Tuesday 4 September 2018. The conference is being hosted by Corporate Communications, from 9.00 – 14.00, in Keynes teaching foyer, seminar room and lecture theatre. Lunch will be provided. If part of your job involves creating communications for colleagues and/or students at the University, this could be the con...
Resilience – A biopsychosocial model of health and wellbeing (Mental Health Awareness)
21 June 2018
We are pleased to be able to offer sessions led by Psicon who are a local specialist in Psychology and Health Services. Open to any member of staff who would like to increase their understanding of mental health awareness and managing personal resilience, the presentation-style sessions will provide a comprehensive blend of practical advice alongside an overview of underpinning theory and ...
Kent to host wine tasting day
21 June 2018
Kent will be hosting a wine tasting day with Professor Vladimir Jiranek – Head of Department of Wine and Food Science at University of Adelaide (South Australia) – on Friday 6 July, 09.00 – 17.00. Titled Wine 101: An introduction to winemaking, styles and evaluation, the one day course is perfect for novices and new enthusiasts who simply want to learn about the core concepts of wine, omitting the overly technical stuff in favour of understandable explanations. Discover whi...
Condolences for Ian Grigg-Spall
21 June 2018
Former colleagues in the Law School and the wider University were saddened to learn of the death of Ian Grigg-Spall on Saturday 16 June 2018, one day short of his 75th birthday. Ian was one of the first lecturers in law at the University, joining what was then the Board of Studies in Law in 1969. He was a mainstay and influential member of what became the Law School, until his eventual retirement in 2007. In that time he played a major role in the developmen...
BLOCK circus and dance extravaganza - 20 and 22 June
19 June 2018
On Wednesday 20 June (Medway) and Friday 22 June (Canterbury), join us for breathtaking performances to launch the Kent Festival of Dangerous Ideas. Leading UK companies NoFit State Circus and Motionhouse bring together their unique styles in BLOCK, a powerful fusion of dance and circus that pushes the limits of both art forms. With its daring physicality, split-second timing and thrilling feats, BLOCK leaves audiences gasping.Twenty oversized blocks, fashio...
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