Results tagged “UEL”


A beacon of adult education in Stratford welcomed HRH Princess Royal back onto campus last week for a seminar promoting opportunities for mature students.

The royal visitor returned to University Square Stratford, just three months after officially unveiling the project, a partnership between the University of East London and Birkbeck.


As the only woman in the UK to hold five professional engineering qualifications concurrently, Dr Phebe Mann already stands out from the academic pack.

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A graduate of the University of East London who went on to represent the family of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence during the prosecution, inquest and public inquiry into his murder has officially re-launched the establishment's Law Clinic.

The facility, which now takes its place in University Square Stratford, was unveiled by human rights lawyer Imran Khan and Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales, on Friday.


A passion for London life flows through the lyrics of Dizzee Rascal's latest track, Love This Town.

But last week the roles were reversed as he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts degree by an establishment on his own patch of East End turf.

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By Giles Broadbent

Standing at the window of The Crystal at the Docklands Business Club awards, we looked down the length of the Royal Docks and into the future repository for growth for London and, perhaps, Europe.