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  • Sea and do: Goldsmiths curators lead photography workshop in New York beach resort

    Curators from Goldsmiths, University of London are this month hosting a photography workshop aiming to capture the beauty and narratives found in an iconic New York shoreline.

    Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:35:26 BST
  • Strength of student voice praised at Goldsmiths

    The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) has praised our "particularly positive" inclusion of the student voice in their Higher Education Review.

    Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:50:41 BST
  • Celebrating our students: Stef Radu, Department of English and Comparative Literature

    Stefana Radu arrived at Goldsmiths in 2012 with no idea of what she wanted to do in the future. Stef’s overcome her shyness, helped countless sixth-form students with their move into higher education, and next week she’s graduating with a high 2:1 BA English with Creative Writing.

    Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:45:39 BST
  • Celebrating our students: Charity trustee Tim takes a First in Design

    After years working in the charity sector, self-taught graphic designer, marketer, fundraiser and father of two Tim Powell applied to Goldsmiths to study Design. Over the last few years he’s helped set up London Reclaimed – a charity enabling disadvantaged people into careers through furniture-making – and turned local kids into bug-hunting biologists with his final-year project. Next week Tim’s graduating with a First.

    Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:46:21 BST
  • Celebrating our students: Shellisha Downie, Department of Educational Studies

    Having originally left school with no GCSEs, Shellisha Downie – who gave birth to a daughter during her first year at Goldsmiths - is now graduating with a 2:1 BA degree in Education, Culture and Society from the Department of Educational Studies.

    Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:46:51 BST
  • Master web design and development with our new global computing course

    Learn how to build, test and deploy a mobile-ready website with a new online course led by Goldsmiths’ Department of Computing, to be launched this September by the University of London International Programmes.

    Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:30:36 BST
  • Short Courses at Goldsmiths: Join our community of learning

    In October, Goldsmiths will unveil a brand new portfolio of short courses to be offered alongside its established arts, design, humanities, and social sciences degrees.

    Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:21:47 BST
  • Fantasy fiction writer signs book deal, joins Goldsmiths to write sequel

    A novelist whose debut book has been bought by a major publishing house for a six-figure sum is preparing to join Goldsmiths, University of London to write the sequel.

    Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:51:11 BST
  • Except/0n – The MA/MFA Computational Arts Degree Show

    From September 10-14 MA and MFA students in Computational Arts put their final projects on public display at ‘Except/0n’ – a show demonstrating the rich and diverse spectrum of possibilities in creative computation.

    Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:59:33 BST
  • New app measures mood and brainpower across the day

    Psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London have launched an iPhone app that measures your mood, memory and processing speed, and then works out the best time of day for your brain.

    Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:23:12 BST
  • Research shows how to reduce prejudice among groups of children

    Research by psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London has found that while schools’ ‘behaviour charters’ work well in encouraging pupils to act without prejudice, a child’s peers can often have a more powerful influence over whether children will act kindly towards others.

    Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:48:54 BST
  • Scientists seek participants for brain stimulation study

    Psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London are on the hunt for local volunteers to take part in research on whether stimulating the brain can improve your mood.

    Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:48:05 BST
  • Goldsmiths Design Festival 2015 – A week of free events showcasing some of the biggest names in design, from the UK’s number one design department

    From 3rd – 9th September Goldsmiths’ Department of Design opens its doors to the public for #DesignFestival2015 - a week of free events bringing together some of the most significant names in the design industry and showcasing the incredible work of its staff and students.

    Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:11:42 BST
  • Goldsmiths Design students happiest in London

    Students in the Department of Design at Goldsmiths, University of London are the most satisfied in the capital, according to the National Student Survey, released today (Wednesday 12 August).

    Fri, 14 Aug 2015 12:43:39 BST
  • Explore the unconscious at the Freud Museum, 8 September

    Four years of research and creation by Goldsmiths, University of London art psychotherapists comes together at a special evening event at the Freud Museum on Tuesday 8 September.

    Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:12:08 BST
  • Surreal spaceships and strange eggs: A beginner’s guide to the art of William Latham

    Artist and computer scientist Professor William Latham recently gave a TEDx talk on evolutionary art and computers to an audience in Oxford of 1,600. Read on or watch the video below to find out how his work - initially inspired by the exhibits in the Natural History Museum - has developed over the decades. What can we expect to see in years to come as the relationship between science and art continues to develop?

    Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:08:40 BST
  • Goldsmiths to host eclectic European Skeptics Congress

    From 11-13 September, Goldsmiths, University of London will host the 16th annual European Skeptics Congress – a mass gathering of people from all walks of life who promote rational thinking and enquiry, and engage in debate on pseudoscience, religion, and the paranormal.

    Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:19:49 BST
  • New Cross new talent appears at Edinburgh Fringe

    Talented students from Goldsmiths, University of London are taking to the stages of Edinburgh this month, as the city hosts the largest arts festival in the world.

    Wed, 05 Aug 2015 13:09:02 BST
  • Academics and artists take pursuit of happiness to the theatre

    Dawn Rose - Goldsmiths PhD student and former session drummer with nineties pop band Right Said Fred - is currently working with young actors, scientists and academics to create a moving, personal piece of theatre that explores the age-old question: what is happiness and how do we find it?

    Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:44:46 BST
  • Imagine this: a new way to test and improve the ‘mind’s eye’

    Psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London are developing new ways to test and improve imagination.

    Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:58:08 BST

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