"Your campus, your voice."
July 3, 2020
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Vice-Chancellor Karen Cox has stated that she did not know about the shutdown of the staff-student group DecoloniseUKC in early June.
The group, which was set up two years ago by two law professors specialising in critical-race theory a...
June 23, 2020
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Kent Union welcomed University management to discuss anti-racist efforts being taken by the University in light of the recent worldwide BLM protests.
The panel discussion, which took place last Tuesday, was hosted by BAME Student Network...
June 18, 2020
Aslan Ntumba and Alejandro Javierre
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Two separate Black Lives Matter protests took place in Canterbury last week.
The protests, which took place in Canterbury, were in response to the tragic murder of George Floyd in the United States by Minneapolis Police and raising awarene...
June 3, 2020
A University investigation has been launched after an image of a Kent student recreating the footage of the murder of George Floyd has surfaced.
The image, originally posted to Snapchat but later shared in a viral tweet, included one person being held down by another i...
May 26, 2020
The University of Kent is moving to a mix of online and in-person contact for the next academic year starting in September, according to a University spokesperson.
The university already switched to online only lectures via Zoom and Mic...
April 27, 2020
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She is a world-respected expert in nineteenth-century Indian railways and has taught at Salisbury University in Maryland, SOAS, and Goldsmiths. But she is also mother to a daughter in nursery and an adult with bills to pay. Her...
April 22, 2020
There has been a shooting in Chatham dockside, next to the University of Kent's Medway Campus, Police have confirmed.
Footage has shown a man on top of one of Chatham’s high-rise apartments opposite the historic dockyard firing a weapon randomly below, which occurred be...
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The University has agreed to implement a ‘no detriment’ policy, following a campaign ran by students.
The move came as a result of students’ growing concerns over the impact the coronavirus pandemic is having on university life, its extent...
March 25, 2020
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Vice Chancellor Karen Cox opened up about the University’s decision to host the Lambeth Conference in a symposium celebrating LGBTQ rights on campus.
The ‘Rainbows in Religion symposium’, which concluded the University of Kent’s LGBTQ histo...