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  • Goldsmiths student wins first prize for research on stroke rehabilitation at prestigious international conference.

    A Masters student based in the Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths has won first prize for student research at the CHI2015 conference in South Korea, one of the world’s leading gatherings of experts in the field of Human Computer Interaction. Pedro Kirk received the award for research he conducted into the benefits of digital music interfaces for stroke rehabilitation.

    Thu, 28 May 2015 11:57:53 BST
  • “We are all photographers now”: How photography has changed the way we live in the digital age

    Photomediations: An Open Book explores our evolving relationship with photography in an online ‘coffee table’ book featuring over 200 open access images.

    Thu, 28 May 2015 11:47:22 BST
  • Goldsmiths Design Department named top in the UK

    The Design Department at Goldsmiths has been rated the best in the UK by The Guardian.

    Tue, 26 May 2015 16:53:03 BST
  • Goldsmiths Degree Shows season is now open

    Goldsmiths Degree Shows season is now open, featuring exhibitions, shows and performances on campus and across London from May – September.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:49 BST
  • This is Goldsmiths: Seven things to do this week

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. From live music to lectures, and plays to poetry slams, there are countless ways that you can experience what makes Goldsmiths special and celebrate the achievements of our community, and the excitement of our local area. Here's our pick of seven things to do in the coming week.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 17:09:50 BST
  • Zoe Pilger's Eat My Heart Out in running for £10,000 book prize

    A Goldsmiths, University of London student's darkly comic novel about love and feminism has reached the shortlist for the £10,000 Betty Trask Prize 2015.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 12:38:45 BST
  • Student designs East Berlin-inspired 2015 Orwell Prize trophies

    Winners of The Orwell Prize - Britain's most prestigious award for political writing - were this week presented with trophies designed by a student from Goldsmiths, University of London’s Department of Design.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 12:17:19 BST
  • Statement from Goldsmiths, University of London

    Thu, 21 May 2015 10:25:08 BST
  • Greek people tell UK delegation: "We continue to demand real alternative to austerity"

    A delegation of activists, authors and academics from Goldsmiths and across the UK, has just returned from Athens, Greece, where they met with politicians, community groups, trade unionists and activists calling on the Greek government to take a firm stance in opposition to the ‘Troika’.

    Thu, 21 May 2015 11:54:28 BST
  • Musical microbes to form part of permanent exhibition at Eden

    A Goldsmiths, University of London graduate’s unique soundscape, created through interpreting the sounds of bacteria in and on the human body, will form part of a new exhibition at the Eden Project.

    Thu, 21 May 2015 11:54:53 BST
  • Goldsmiths computing students victorious for second year in a row at Ukie Student game jam

    A student team from Goldsmiths, University of London has been announced as the winner of the second annual Ukie Student game jam – a nationwide competition to create a new computer game over a non-stop 36-hour session.

    Wed, 20 May 2015 12:16:58 BST
  • Dr Alex Watson wins Wolfson History Prize

    A book which takes readers “to the very heart and epicentre of the First World War” written by a Goldsmiths academic has won the renowned Wolfson History Prize.

    Wed, 20 May 2015 09:06:50 BST
  • This is Goldsmiths: Seven things to do this week

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. This week we're focusing on their contribution to the music scene in our pick of seven things to do in the coming week.

    Fri, 15 May 2015 16:55:30 BST
  • Intention seekers: New research shows why we just can’t help believing in conspiracies

    Research by psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London suggests that belief in conspiracy theories is widespread because of an ‘intentionality bias’ built into our brains.

    Thu, 14 May 2015 10:22:04 BST
  • Fitness tracking and faster payments most important use for wearable tech, research shows

    Fitness tracking and faster payments are considered by consumers to be the most important uses for wearable technology according to new research from Goldsmiths, University of London, and WPP media agency Mindshare.

    Thu, 14 May 2015 10:20:11 BST
  • What is the future of practice research? Join Goldsmiths and HEFCE on 4 June

    Practice is now firmly embedded in the research culture of a range of disciplines, and its impact seen and felt both within and beyond the creative and cultural industries. Join us on Thursday 4 June for a one-day symposium at Goldsmiths exploring the future of practice research.

    Tue, 12 May 2015 16:23:53 BST
  • Goldsmiths staff on Turner Prize shortlist

    Two members of staff from the Department of Art at Goldsmiths, University of London were shortlisted today (Tuesday 12 May) for the prestigious Turner Prize.

    Wed, 13 May 2015 09:41:02 BST
  • Students code through the night as biggest ever Game Jam kicks off

    MSc Computer Games and Entertainment students at Goldsmiths, University of London have been camping out in their labs, taking part in a nationwide competition to create an exciting new computer game in just 36 hours.

    Tue, 12 May 2015 11:12:19 BST
  • Head of Music to give keynote at London’s newest classical festival

    Dr Berta Joncus, Head of the Department of Music at Goldsmiths, University of London is set to give the keynote speech at the first annual London Festival of Baroque Music, which this year celebrates the contribution of female composers.

    Fri, 08 May 2015 16:02:28 BST

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