Entries by Noshin Sultan

Chair of Governors opportunity at WMC, Camden’s Adult College

WMC, Camden’s Adult College are looking for a new Chair of Governors. The WMC has served adult learners for over 160 years. Their mission – to provide diverse, enriching and enjoyable lifelong learning, including skills for work, in a supportive environment for adults in Camden and the local area – is as relevant today as it was when we were founded in 1854.

Leading Women 1868–2018

University of London have officially launched their Leading Women 1868–2018 campaign. Throughout 2018 there are celebrating the 150th anniversary of women being first admitted to higher education in Britain with a series of events and activities. In 1868, nine women were admitted to the University of London. This was the first time in Britain that women had gained access to university education and this modest event was an immensely significant moment for the University, for women and for society as a whole.

Collections in Verse

Poet in the City has been awarded funding by Arts Council England to collaborate with the British Library in establishing a new approach to touring exhibitions. Poet in the City will commission new poetry and create events across England to tell the story of British Library exhibitions. Working with audiences in the North, South East and South West, they will present locally-specific versions of the tour. Libraries within the British Library’s Living Knowledge Network will become homes for Poet in the City’s ambitious live poetry programmes.

Knowledge Quarter welcomes three new partners

The Knowledge Quarter welcomes a further three organisations as partners, bringing together over 85 cultural, research, scientific, business and academic institutions both large and small under one umbrella. The Knowledge Quarter is delighted to welcome Camden Tour Guides Association, GuildHE and Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Crick Abseil 2018

Cancer Research UK’s Crick abseil is back for a second year – bigger and better, spread over two days and aiming to double the incredible £46k raised last year. Sign up today to enjoy a discounted Early Bird offer of £20 as well as receiving a free t-shirt, simply for signing up. Early Bird entries are limited so to guarantee this discounted price and free t-shirt, sign up today before it’s too late.

Recovery College seeks new board members

The C&I Recovery College is an educational establishment providing training courses around health & wellbeing. The Recovery College Board took over from the College advisory steering group which was formed prior to the opening of the college in September 2014. This year, three board members have come to the end of their elected term, so they are looking to elect three new members to these positions.

C&I Wellbeing is offering a New Year discount for KQ partners on their Mental Health Awareness Training for Managers!

C&I Wellbeing is a local provider of expert mental health awareness training and workshops for organisations, and for the start of a new year would like to offer our Knowledge Quarter partners a discount on our services. C&I Wellbeing comprises psychologists and psychological therapists who also work for Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust (C&I), the largest provider of mental health services for residents in Camden and Islington. We are now offering our expertise to organisations who wish to support the mental wellbeing of their own staff.