Announcing the Open King’s Experience KEATS space (with KERA Repository)

King’s Experience (KE) have recently launched an open KEATS space for both King’s staff and students to access and find out more about the King’s Experience Awards and other opportunities that are on offer. In this open KEATS space visitors can view details of each of the awards that are on offer, testimonials from successful… More Announcing the Open King’s Experience KEATS space (with KERA Repository)

Glasgow IATEFL Conference 2017

Postgraduate Lauren Perkins is an Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching student. With a group of fellow King’s students, she traveled to Scotland to attend the IATEFL conference (The International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language), through funding from the Student Opportunity Fund. King’s maintains a regular presence at this prestigious conference.What… More Glasgow IATEFL Conference 2017

Northern Ireland conflict resolution

We interviewed Armida van Rij a Masters student in the Institute of Middle Eastern Studies and staff member in the King’s Policy Institute who took part in the Student Opportunity Fund. She talks about her invaluable experience, after being awarded Student Opportunity Funding (SOF) to travel with other King’s students to Northern Ireland to get first hand… More Northern Ireland conflict resolution

Module report: Imagine a Spectacle

Students who took part in the King’s Experience ‘Imagine a Spectacle’ module have just submitted their final reflective reports to accompany the earlier created artefacts, which formed part of the theatre performance concluding the module in the Weston Room on 1st December 2016. ‘Imagine a Spectacle’ builds on an exciting, innovative model of art-based pedagogy… More Module report: Imagine a Spectacle

King’s Experience London Award Submission – Volunteering with SHINE Mentoring

In September 2011, Shafaq volunteered for SHINE Mentoring, a volunteer-led charity operating five mentoring programmes at primary schools in the London Borough of Southwark. After completing this volunteering experience, Shafaq then successfully applied and completed the King’s Experience London Award and wrote a reflective essay outlining her experiences with SHINE. Therefore, training as a mentor… More King’s Experience London Award Submission – Volunteering with SHINE Mentoring

King’s Experience Research Award Ceremony 2016

King’s College London is a research-led and student-centred university. The calibre of our research and teaching is among the very best in the world. It is our belief that our students should be involved in the cutting-edge research that makes King’s the university that it is today. King’s Undergraduate Research Fellowships gives undergraduate students the unique… More King’s Experience Research Award Ceremony 2016

Project: Introducing and investigating the research on bilingualism

Jingjun Zou, who is a Masters Student of TESOL at King’s, attended a 5-day course on bilingualism at University of Utrecht in Netherlands. Here are the thoughts of the student after the course. What did you set out to achieve with your Student Opportunity Fund project? What was your inspiration? I applied the SOF to… More Project: Introducing and investigating the research on bilingualism