Tag Archives: Canterbury

New Lecturer appointment

The School of Computing welcomes Dr Marek Grzes who joined the University of Kent in February after a previous role at the University of Waterloo, Canada. He received his PhD degree in computer science from the University of York, UK. … Continue reading

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Employability week 3 – 7 November

If you’re looking for careers inspiration or practical advice on how to get your dream job, Employability Week has something for you. Students looking to make the most of their skills and qualifications are invited to Employability week which is being held … Continue reading

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Treasure hunt winners

New Students at the School of Computing were tested on their knowledge of the Canterbury Campus as part of their induction to the School. Two teams scored 27 out of 30 and several teams scored 26 out of 30. The … Continue reading

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Open Day – Wednesday 17th September

The School of Computing will host a variety of activities at the upcoming University of Kent Open Day on Wednesday 17th September. Demonstrations showing a variety of research and student projects will run in the School of Computing building on … Continue reading

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Winners announced – Year in Industry photo competition

Computing students currently on their placement submitted a diverse range of images to the first Year in Industry photo competition, which reflects the range of experiences students have during their placement year. The judges found it difficult to narrow it … Continue reading

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Makerspace nearing completion

The School of Computing has recently built a Makerspace in the Cornwallis Quad on the Canterbury campus. This building represents exciting new teaching and collaboration opportunities. Amongst other equipment, it contains milling machines, a 3D printer, laser cutter and extensive … Continue reading

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Find out who won – staff or students

A radio quiz featuring a student and a staff member from the School of Computing will be broadcast at 3pm on Monday 14 April. The 3rd Degree is BBC Radio 4’s lively university-based quiz show where teams of undergraduate students challenge their … Continue reading

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New Year, new challenge with a postgraduate computing degree

The University is holding two Postgraduate Open Days for people interested in pursuing further study. The Canterbury Open Day runs from 10am-2pm on Saturday 1 February and the Medway event from 5pm-7pm on Wednesday 5th February. Anyone interested in gaining … Continue reading

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More regular campus shuttle service

The Medway-Canterbury campus shuttle service is now running seven days a week during term time. Since Saturday 16th November, more coaches have been added to the timetable and staff and students are able to book a seat from all bus stops: … Continue reading

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School hosts successful international workshop

A report has been published highlighting the success of a summer workshop hosted by the University of Kent. The sixth International Workshop on Nature Inspired Cooperative Strategies for Optimisation (NICSO 2013) was held on the Canterbury Campus from 2-4 September … Continue reading

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