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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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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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