Kingston University and St George’s, University of London set to celebrate achievements of almost 2,000 graduates

This Thursday we will be celebrating the achievements of 2,000 students from the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, run jointly by Kingston and St George’s, University of London. Our students will have their achievements celebrated in front of an audience of families and friends during two ceremonies at the Royal Festival Hall on London's South Bank.

Students from the Departments of Paramedics, Radiography, Rehabilitation Services, Midwifery, Social Work and Social Care and Teacher Education will be celebrated for their achievements at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Prizes for outstanding academic achievement will also be presented during the ceremonies.

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Student wins national social mobility award at House of Lords ceremony

A social work student from Kingston University and St George's, University of London has won a national social mobility award for her voluntary and charity work at the inaugural UpReach Student Social Mobility Awards.

Rochelle Watson, a single mother to three-year-old son Allan Junior and the first in her family to go to university, picked up the Charity and Third Sector accolade at a ceremony at the House of Lords. The awards recognise the achievements of undergraduates from less advantaged backgrounds across the United Kingdom.