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Alumni listed in The Drum’s 50 under 30 Women in Digital 2018

Computer Science with a Year in Industry Alumna, Christine Berry (formerly Moore) has been listed in The Drum’s 50 under 30 Women in Digital 2018. The Drum’s 50 under 30 women in Digital celebrates the outstanding level of female talent … Continue reading

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Placement student recognised for excellence

Jade Donaldson, a Computing with a Year in Industry student, has been awarded a  ‘GSK Placement Student Recognition of Excellence’ certificate and has been nominated for a  ‘Science Recruitment Group Industrial Placement Employee of the Month’ award, while on placement … Continue reading

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Computing Student wins Sciences Postgraduate Research Prize

Computer Science PhD student, Farhana Liza, has been selected as the Sciences Postgraduate Research Prize Winner for 2018. Farhana has won £500, which can be used for costs related to her research. The prize was presented formally at the Postgraduate … Continue reading

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Peer recognition for placement student

Hubert Dziedziczak, a Computer Science (Networks) with a Year in Industry student, won the Employee of the Quarter award while on placement at the Wates Group. The award formally recognises individuals who perform tasks far beyond their job descriptions in … Continue reading

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Employee award for placement student

Jordan Norris, a Computer Science with a Year in Industry student, has won an employee award for exceptional contribution during his industrial placement. Jordan is working at Zest The Agency as part of his degree and was given the quarterly … Continue reading

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Computer Science student to compete in global competition

Masters student Sybil Mayard, from the School of Computing, has won this year’s University of Kent Big Ideas Competition with her business idea “Codable”. Each year the University selects a student, or team of students, to compete in the Global … Continue reading

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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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