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Wimbledon Studio wins Sustainability Prize

UAL has won a prestigious Ashden Award at the New London Architecture Awards for the new studio building at Wimbledon College of Arts. The Ashden Award is given to a building which champions sustainability by achieving excellent energy efficiency.

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Camberwell Update – February 2016

  After a visit to Camberwell this morning to pick up footage from the timelapse camera, FM at Camberwell Gary Walker was kind enough to give us a Grand Tour of the works that are currently going on there.  We … Continue reading

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The Art Shop Laymen’s Guide to Carbon Footprint and Bags

Photo: Daniel Keys So you’ve followed this link because you have an interest in what bag use actually means to the environment. First, let’s talk about what carbon footprint actually means: Footprint (in this context) is a measure of the … Continue reading

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A fab short film about our Pop-up Coffee Bar at Camberwell…

This short film explains how the creation of a pop-up coffee bar at Camberwell was the perfect opportunity to think creatively about sustainability and student engagement. Film by Luca Beckerson.

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We have been nominated by the UK Event Awards!

Accommodation Services hosts the UK’s leading events programme which has been nominated in the ‘UK Event Awards’ for the second year running. Over the past year the events programme has gone from strength to strength and students have organised many … Continue reading

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Accommodation Team makes a difference in the local community…

Creating a public workshop space for artists, makers and the community… The Social Programme recently teamed up with the Mayor of London’s ‘Team London’ campaign and Create London, who help local artists connect more closely with communities. The team all … Continue reading

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New murals celebrate UAL Talent…

At UAL’s new residences in Elephant & Castle (Highline Building) and Finsbury Park (Sketch House), Sylvia Moritz – a recent graduate of the Camberwell BA Graphic Design course – was commissioned by the Estates Team to provide bespoke wall murals … Continue reading

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Welcome Weekend 2015

As we approach the start of the new academic year, Accommodation Services opened the doors of UAL’s 13 Halls of Residence to new students on Saturday 5th September for our annual Welcome Weekend.

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Everything you need to know about…. Assembling an Easel!

As part of the ‘Refresh’ project face-lift that our shops and canteens are currently undergoing, new display board easels have been designed and produced in-house for presenting menus and other information . Here is the fun video that has been … Continue reading

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Camberwell’s exciting new Pop-Up Canteen Collaboration

As you may now be aware, UAL is investing in a major re-development of Camberwell College, upgrading the College’s facilities including the creation of larger studios and teaching spaces, a new lecture theatre, gallery, and fully accessible entrance, as well … Continue reading

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