Santander Universities opened the newest branch of Santander at City University London in a ribbon cutting ceremony at Northampton Square yesterday. The event was attended by Santander Chairman Emilio Botin, Head of Retail Distribution for Santander, Charlotte Hogg, Dean of Cass Business School, Richard Gillingwater and Vice-Chancellor of City University London, Professor Paul Curran.
After the ribbon cutting, the party gathered in the Oliver Thompson Lecture Theatre at the University for the signing of a renewal agreement between City and Santander cementing the corporate partnership between the two.
Since 2007, in a partnership initiated with Cass, Santander has supported students with a range of scholarships at both post-graduate and under-graduate level. The scholarship scheme now extends across all of the University’s academic schools. Continue reading
The RSA, Samosa and City University London present a series of four events exploring the complex and intimate relationships between Pakistan, Britain and the Pakistani diaspora in the UK. Continue reading
Would you like to use your experience and knowledge to help a current student develop their skills and sense of purpose? If so, then becoming a professional mentor will enable you to do so.
We are keen to recruit a wide range of professionals to work with our students. This could include providing support and guidance in terms of CV writing and applications, developing job search techniques and knowing how to approach employers. Continue reading
Creative England has appointed Caroline Norbury as its first Chief Executive Officer.
Caroline’s role will be to develop the new organisation when it starts operating next month, becoming the first dedicated support agency for England’s creative industries outside of London. Continue reading
Alumni event brings together City’s journalism graduates Continue reading
In August, we were thrilled to welcome Simone De Battisti (School of Social Sciences 1998) back to City during his business trip to London. In September, we met with alumnus Darmawan Handaya (Mechanical Engineering 1976). Darmawan, who lives in Indonesia, was on holiday with his family. Continue reading
Organised by the International Student Advice Team, the International Student Welcome Reception celebrates the arrival of City’s new international students. It provides an opportunity for new internationals to meet staff and fellow students and learn about useful support services.
The Alumni Relations Team will have a stall at the event and we are looking for former international students to join us. Volunteers will mingle and chat with new students, offering a warm welcome as well as advice and encouragement. The role is informal and we welcome all interested international alumni. Continue reading
Staff, students, alumni and friends of City University London are mourning the loss of Emeritus Professor Ludwik Finkelstein OBE FREng, who passed away on Saturday 27 August, aged 81. Continue reading
Search for a company when you are logged in to LinkedIn, and you’ll see a page showing the company’s profile. This includes a tab listing employees who are your fellow alumni. The assumption seems to be that your fellow alumni will be more approachable and ready to network with you because of your alumni connection. Continue reading