Kent Stars


Kent Stars

Celebrating our amazing students

We're lucky to have some amazing students at Kent. Each month we'll be celebrating a student or student group. Get inspired. #ProudToBeKent

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Celebrating our students

Watch this video for a roundup of this year's Kent Stars

Lewis Powell

Lewis has done it all – from President of the Poker Society to Peace Ambassador.

And after finishing his final year exams, he's now in Las Vegas reporting at the World Series of Poker!

Hannah Kirabo and Jireh Akandwanaho

As part of the Global Officers Leadership Development (GOLD) programme, Hannah and Jireh have been involved in a wide range of activities including the organisation of WorldFest, our annual celebration of cultural diversity at Kent. 

Isabella Sabin-Dawson

Bella's passion for sustainability is clear.

Bella has been working with the Sustainability Team this year on a wide range of projects including the Kent Community Oasis Garden, the Climate Cafes project, the Hedgehog Friendly campus initiative and much more.

Student Sami standing next to Employability Points scheme banner

Sami Bakaitis

Sami stood out to the Employability Points Team for his dedication to skill developing co-curricular activities.

He set his eyes on an internship at Reflect Digital and worked hard to gain enough employability points to unlock the opportunity. 

Sami shone at his internship and has now been offered a job at Reflect Digital!

Student Filipa holding a photo frame that says Consent. Get It. Full stop.

Filipa Paes

Filipa is a Kent Star for her inspiring work around consent.

Filipa launched the sex-positive 'Consent. Get it. Full stop.' campaign, opening up the conversation around sex and consent. 

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