Entries by KQ

Guest Post: Ben Hopkins, Bennetts Associates, on Science-Based Sustainability Targets

There are plenty of decent business cases for setting science-based targets and having them officially approved by the Science-Based Targets Intiative (SBTi), argues Ben Hopkins, associate at architectural practice Bennett’s Associates. And with Extinction Rebellion making the headlines, schoolchildren protesting in the streets and David Attenborough campaigning on our TV screens, the big risk for any business is being left behind, and, fundamentally, not doing the right thing.

Submissions: KQ ‘What’s On’ Guide

All Partners within our network are invited to submit events, exhibitions, talks, workshops and conferences for consideration in our first printed ‘What’s On’ guide. Our first guide covers July-October. Submission deadline:

Supported Internship with Westminster Kingsway College

The Westminster Kingsway College “Supported Internship” Programme is a work-based alternative provision for young people aged 16-25 with Special Educational Needs and/or Mental Health Needs. Knowledge Quarter partners are encouraged to host students, like young Otis here, and engage in this exciting and rewarding project. Find out how to get involved.

Dar Group rewards Westminster Kingsway Students

Work from a trio of creative students from Westminster Kingsway College is set to be splashed across the hoardings of a global professional services company as it erects new headquarters in Holborn. Find out more and see the winning mural.

Job Listing: Public Affairs Manager at GuildHE

GuildHE, the representative body for UK Higher Education, is seeking to appoint a Public Affairs Manager. This new role is an exciting opportunity to lead GuildHE’s Parliamentary engagement activity and enhance GuildHE’s communications with members, the public and key higher education stakeholders. Closes: 2 May.

Job Listing: Events Officer at Aga Khan Foundation

Aga Khan Foundation UK is seeking to appoint an experienced Events Officer to work with the Head of Communications to develop and deliver an exciting series of events to engage and inform existing and new audiences about the work of the Aga Khan Foundation and broader Aga Khan Development Network. £30,000 starting salary. Closes: 12 April.