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Magna Carta:
800 years

Using our knowledge and insight, we’re celebrating the sealing of this iconic document right here in Runnymede

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We have lots to offer in terms of academic and financial support across a range of subjects

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Estate plan update


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Former British Ambassador provides insight into terrorism and how to tackle it

Former British Ambassador provides insight into terrorism and how to tackle it

Description
Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles, Principal Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary and former British Ambassador, will speak candidly about 'Treating terrorism' and his views on ISIS and homegrown terrorism on Monday 9th February at Royal Holloway, University of London.
Date:
05/03/2015
Geography PhD student wins 'outstanding young American' award

Geography PhD student wins 'outstanding young American' award

Description
One of our Geography PhD students has been named one of the ten outstanding young Americans for her research into mobile learning, gender and education.
Date:
04/03/2015
Plastic 'mountain' highlights harm to environment at Royal Holloway Science Festival

Plastic 'mountain' highlights harm to environment at Royal Holloway Science Festival

Description
Hundreds of pieces of plastic litter will be collected and dumped at Royal Holloway, University of London, before being turned into handmade sculptures, in an event to highlight the harm the rubbish is causing the environment at the Royal Holloway Science Festival.
Date:
04/03/2015
New study reveals widespread risk of infectious diseases to wild bees

New study reveals widespread risk of infectious diseases to wild bees

Description
Researchers have discovered a network of viruses, which were previously associated with managed honeybees, may now pose a widespread risk to bumblebees in the wild, according to a new study published today in the Journal of Animal Ecology.
Date:
04/03/2015

Events|

Licensing the Beggars in Spain Talk

Licensing the Beggars in Spain Talk

Date
05/03/2015
Location:
Picture Gallery
Description
As a painter, Burgess was attracted to scenes of Spanish life, a classic fascination within art in the mid-19th century. This talk by Geography student Laura Shipp will explore the obsession the Victorians had for the country and the place the painting has in the Thomas Holloway collection.
Graphene: unexpected science in a pencil line

Graphene: unexpected science in a pencil line

Date
05/03/2015
Location:
Windsor Building Auditorium
Description
Graphene has caused much excitement since its first isolation in 2004 due to the extraordinary properties that occur when a material is taken down to a 2-dimensional sheet just one atom thick. We will look at ways to make graphene from using bits of sticky tape through to mass production, the properties of this material, its potential applications and the new generation of functional materials which are being built atomic layer by atomic layer. For further information please click on the link above.
Royal Holloway Science Open Day

Royal Holloway Science Open Day

Date
07/03/2015
Description
Discover, celebrate and be inspired by science at Royal Holloway. Local residents, schools and othergroups are welcome to take part in hands-on activities, demonstrations, talks, live experiments and more. For further information please click on the link above.
Runnymede Festival 2015

Runnymede Festival 2015

Date
09 - 16/03/2015
Description
This year's Runnymede (Literary) Festival will feature a series of lectures as part of our celebration of the sealing of Magna Carta in Runnymede in 1215. For further information please click on the link above.

 
 
 

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