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Computer Science student wins Gold at WorldSkills UK

Neelan Thuraisingham, a second year student at the School of Computing has won a gold medal at the WorldSkills UK competition. Neelan, who studies Computer Science (Networks) with a Year in Industry, was selected for the Network Infrastructure Technician national final … Continue reading

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Double win at Kent Student Awards for Computer Science student

Final year student Aaron Cross was a double winner at the Kent Student Awards on Friday 5 May. Aaron, who is studying Computer Science (Networks) with a Year in Industry, won the award for Outstanding Contribution to Media and Communications. … Continue reading

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FA promotion for Kent Computing student

George Lowe, a second-year Computing and Business Administration with a Year in Industry student, has had an end of season promotion from the Football Association. George has a Kent Sport scholarship and is the first and only referee scholar. The scholarship … Continue reading

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Student David Meakin to teach tech skills in Uganda

Computing with a Year in Industry student David Meakin is planning to spend his summer vacation teaching tech skills in one of the world’s poorest countries. He will be spending a month in Uganda project managing a programme which uses hardware donated … Continue reading

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Mate Tukacs selected for European Innovation Academy

Mate is pictured on the right of the front row Computing with a Year in Industry student, Mate Tukacs, has been selected to take part in the European Innovation Academy (EIA) this Summer. The EIA, taking place in Nice, France, in … Continue reading

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Student winners at University showcase event

Two student teams from the School of Computing won prizes at an annual University innovation event. The ICE (Innovation, Creativity and Enterprise) Showcase 2016 on 28 April brought together academics, students and business owners from across the South East to learn more about … Continue reading

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Kent team compete in ethical hacking event

A team of students, representing Kent, competed in an ethical hacking event for the 13 UK Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSRs). The first Inter-ACE Cyberchallenge at the University of Cambridge intended to promote interest in practical cyber security and … Continue reading

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Rhys Harris shortlisted for Kent Student Award

Final year School of Computing student, Rhys Harris, has been shortlisted for a Kent Student Award. Rhys has been nominated for ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community’ for devoting his time to distribute aid at the refugee camps in the ‘Calais Jungle’. … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurial student wins award

Funmilayo Taiwo has won the Kent Student award for Outstanding Student Entrepreneur of the Year. The final year student of Computing and Business Administration with a Year in Industry  has been recognised for establishing a successful student cleaning business alongside her … Continue reading

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Charlotte’s marathon run to thank cancer charity

Final year undergraduate student Charlotte Hutchinson has very personal reasons for wanting to raise money by running the London Marathon for Children with Cancer UK. Charlotte, who is studying Computing with a Year in Industry, will be running the 26.2 … Continue reading

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