Monthly Archives: July 2017

Kent alumna wins Junior Lawyer of the Year Award 2017

Kent alumna Melanie Christodoulou has been named Junior Lawyer of the Year in the Kent Law Society Awards 2017. Melanie graduated from Kent Law School in 2012 with a first class honours degree in Law and now works as a … Continue reading

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Research Assistantship Scheme for students culminates in day of presentations

Kent Law School’s Research Assistantship Scheme culminated in a day of presentations last week for more than more than 20 law students who had been selected to work on short-term research projects. The scheme, now in its fourth year, enables … Continue reading

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New book edited by Dr Simone Wong

A new book co-edited by Kent Reader in Law Dr Simone Wong explores the distribution of wealth and poverty in traditional and non-traditional familial relationships. Wealth and Poverty in Close Personal Relationships (Routledge, 2017) is co-edited with Professor Susan Millns, … Continue reading

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Johanne Thompson wins Barbara Morris Prize for outstanding learning support

Kent Law Lecturer Johanne Thompson has been awarded Kent’s prestigious Barbara Morris Prize in recognition of outstanding work in the area of learning support. The first prize of £2,500 was awarded to Johanne for her work developing and directing the Law … Continue reading

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Annual graduation and prize giving reception

The annual Congregations ceremony for graduating law students was held in the historic, vaulted nave of Canterbury Cathedral last week. Families, friends and staff took their seats on Wednesday morning to watch more than 330 undergraduate law students being conferred their degrees (27 … Continue reading

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Kent Law School is partner in €2.2M grant for investigating patents and their role in scientific infrastructure

Senior Law Lecturers Dr Hyo Yoon Kang and Dr Jose Bellido will lead Kent Law School as a research partner institution in a European Research Council Advanced Investigator Grant of Eur 2.2 million for investigating patents and their role in scientific infrastructure. The five-year project ‘Patents as Scientific … Continue reading

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Book by Dr Asta Zokaityte offers innovative thinking on financial literacy education

A new book by Kent Law School lecturer Dr Asta Zokaityte presents an original contribution to the understanding of an under-researched area of financial education. Financial Literacy Education: Edu-Regulating our Saving and Spending Habits (Palgrave Macmillan) introduces new conceptual frameworks … Continue reading

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