This Week

By  Michelle Wang

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This week’s posters on campus

WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH EVENT:

March 24 JG0001 6:00pm – 8:00pm

50:50 PARLIAMENT TALK

The percentage of women in parliament has nearly doubled in the last 20 years. But this only translates into 22% of women in parliament.


MARCH 29 Knights Park Campus 2:00pm – 4:00pm

EEL MONITORING TRAINING

Help check the biodiversity eel trap on the Hogsmill river throughout the summer as part of the ZSL’s eel survey. Join the first training event in advance of the April checks and take the chance to work with an internationally renowned conservation organisation. Booking is essential to attend this event.

For further information about this event:

Contact: Sivi Sivanesan
Tel: 020 8417 3234
Email: biodiversity@kingston.ac.uk


MARCH 29 Main Lecture Lecture 6:30pm

ARCHITECTURE SECOND YEAR FORUM

A post-Assembly discussion with Professor Andrew Clancy, second year students and recent alumni Nana Biamah-Ofusu and Bushra Mohamed. Topics will include: collaborative pratice, reflecting on how we work and approaching the graduate year.

All welcome. Refreshments provided!


ARTS SISTERHOOD UK

MARCH 31 KPTK711 5:00pm – 7:00pm

ART THERAPY CLASS

This is a peer-led group developed and facilitated by volunteers with an interest in creativity and mental health to meet a need in the community. Women & identifying persons only.


FILMMAKING FUNDRAISER:

MARCH 31 Knights Park Bar 8:00pm – 11:00pm

GLITTER DISCO

Bring your sequins, sparkles and all things reflective. Our Glitter Disco social is £2 entry on the door. Disco funk and soul music from the Working Mens’ Club. £2 Entry

More info at: https://www.facebook.com/events/264802200632774


APRIL 1 – APRIL 2 45 Compton Close, London NW1 3QS 12:00pm – 6:00pm

INTERNATIONAL HOUSE OF KIMCHI

Fine art exhibition. Work by: Chloë Dichmont, Chun yu Chen, Eleni Gkinosati, Fanding Sun, Fiona Mallek, Honglin Liu, Haruki Okuyama, Julianne Sota, Noor Habbab, Qian Cai, Shivani Gupta, Sophy Sooyeon Jaekal

More info at: https://www.facebook.com/internationalhouseofkimchi/


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Preserving the Past: Curating the Future exhibition at Platform Gallery

FASHION FUNDRAISER:

March 20 Knights Park SU

MONDAY FUNDAY

£2 Entry


WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH EVENT:

March 21 Knights Park Staff Space 11:00am – 1:00pm

CRAFT FOR EQUALITY


WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH EVENT:

March 21 PRJG4010 2:00pm – 4:00pm

FEMINISM AND POETRY WORKSHOP: WOMEN, WITCHES AND INTERTEXTUALITY


March 22 DIY Space For London 7:30pm – 9:30pm

ART THERAPY CLASS

This is a peer-led group developed and facilitated  by volunteers with an interest in creativity and mental health to meet a need in the community. Women and identifying persons only. More info at: http://www.facebook.com/arts.sisterhood.uk/


March 22 – March 26 Platform Gallery

CURATING THE FUTURE: SAVING THE PAST

Presented by Kingston University MA Students

Opening Night: Tuesday March 21 5:00pm – 8:00pm


March 25 – April 02 Museum of Futures

CONFRONTING RAPE CULTURE ART EXHIBITION

See Facebook for opening details: http://www.facebook.com/confrontingrapeculture

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY EVENT:

March 15 PRJG3005 4:00pm – 6:00pm

IRISH ABORTION RIGHTS TALK AND FILM SCREENING

A student from the Irish Abortion Rights Campaign will be coming in to talk about the campaign and the situation in Ireland. This will be followed by a film screening


INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY EVENT:

March 16 PRJG2003 2:00pm – 4:00pm

AFTERNOON TEA: BUILDING BRIDGES

This is the second free afternoon tea where students are invited to come, meet one another and build bridges not walls over a cuppa and some cake. This is another womens only event.


INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY EVENT:

March 16 PRJG2010 11:00am – 12:00pm

LECTURE: MARIE-LOUIS KROGH – On Gayatri Spivak, Critique of Postcolonial Reason

The Philosophy Department will be holding a lecture on Gayatri Spivak and postcolonialism. This lecture will attempt to counter the philosophical narrative that often ignores women thinkers.


CONFRONTING RAPE CULTURE EVENT:

March 18 Museum of Futures 7:00pm – 10:00pm

OWN IT! CAMPAIGN WORKSHOP

More info: http://www.facebook.com/confrontingrapeculture