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Results Day (at last!)

Finally, FINALLY it is results day at Westminster! Many congratulations to all of our students who have completed their first or second years, and a special congratulations to those of you getting your final degree results today. You did it! … Continue reading

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Another successful year for Sociology Work Experience students at the Employability Awards

This has been another successful year for our Sociology Work Experience students at the Employability Awards, with Kyra-Lamar Arneta winning the LAS Short-term Placement Student of the Year Award and Sajida Khanom winning third place in the Explore Teaching Placement … Continue reading

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Sociology under Lockdown

Coronavirus has meant some big changes to how we work in Sociology at Westminster. We went under lockdown two thirds of the way through our second semester and made a rapid adjustment to online teaching. It was sad not to … Continue reading

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Event: Thinking about a Career in Social and Criminological Research?

On the 12th November, Soc-Crim students were invited to a very useful event: Thinking about a Career in Social and Criminological Research, organised by Soc-Crim Course leaders Hilde Stephansen and Emily Falconer. Two external speakers, Graham Farrant, Chief Executive of … Continue reading

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November Graduation for Sociology and Soc-Crim Students

A very proud Emily Falconer joined in the celebrations at the Royal Festival hall on the 11th November 2019 as another round of Sociology and Soc-Crim students graduated from the University of Westminster. A delighted Saemah Osmani and Alexia Yirenkyi … Continue reading

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Sociology Anthology 2019

At this year’s graduation ceremony at the Royal Festival Hall, the Sociology team presented graduating students with the fifth edition of the annual Westminster Sociology Dissertation Anthology, which showcases some of the outstanding and innovative research produced by final year … Continue reading

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So, what do you do all summer?

When teaching is over and marking is finally finished, the Sociology team are often asked what they get up to between June and September. Well, besides writing and updating modules, clearing, admissions, and some well-earned time off, the summer provides … Continue reading

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Level 5 Emotional Life Students visit London’s Foundling Museum

Dr Emily Falconer and Level 5 Students on the Emotional Life module visited the Foundling Museum in Bloomsbury this afternoon, as part of the module’s fieldtrip scheduled to celebrate the end of term (Week 12). We were given a guided … Continue reading

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Soho Food Tour

The rain stopped just in time this afternoon for the annual Soho Food walking tour. The guided tour, run by Dr Emily Falconer, is part of the Level 6 module Food, Taste and Consumption, but is open to anyone in … Continue reading

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Soc-Crim Pizza Party

DELICIOUS Pizza and brilliant talks from student reps from DEN and the Student Union at the Soc-Crim Pizza Party this afternoon (It’s left-over pizza for breakfast everyday this week)  

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