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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.
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.
An academic partnership to boost opportunities for east Londoners was marked with a royal visit this week.
"If you were going to build a university you would want it to look like this, at this place and at this time," claimed a proud John Joughin, the new vice chancellor who will lead the University of East London (UEL) through the next chapter of its history.