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Student Council Q&A with the Rector, Paul Thompson, Pro-Rector Naren Barfield, and HR Director Margaret Bird on the departure of Heads of Programme

On the occasion of the fourth Student Council on March 19th, we invited the Rector, Paul Thompson, the Academic Pro Rector, Naren Barfield, and Margaret Bird, the Head of Human Resources, to attend a Q&A session with the student representatives, in which a range of issues were addressed, notably the resignation of a number of Continue reading Student Council Q&A with the Rector, Paul Thompson, Pro-Rector Naren Barfield, and HR Director Margaret Bird on the departure of Heads of Programme

Which? Higher education: a review of providers’ rights to change courses with Response from the RCA

Dear member of the RCA student body, WHICH? have released an analysis of higher education institutions’ (HEI’s) terms on making changes to courses. You can find the full report here. The report is based on responses to a number of questions made under the Freedom of Information (FoI) act and sent to all British HEIs. HEIs Continue reading Which? Higher education: a review of providers’ rights to change courses with Response from the RCA

Equality and Diversity in the RCA – First Committee Meeting Notes

College Updates regarding Equality and Diversity Policy There is an ongoing project to capture more diverse images of students and staff across college. The Rectors next monthly update will remind all programmes to put staff through equality and diversity training. Policy development : the updated equality policy has been added to the college regulations. Parents Continue reading Equality and Diversity in the RCA – First Committee Meeting Notes

Meet new friends! Sign up here to join RCA societies!

Dear new RCA SU Friends!! Welcome to the beginning of the school year! We had a great first day at registration week and it was great to meet so many of you! Student societies are a great way to get to know new people, to pursue interests, and to start projects together.   To join Continue reading Meet new friends! Sign up here to join RCA societies!

THE BIG MOVE: What is happening with the Woo Building?

We have met with Andrew Asbury, the Head of Building and Estates, to get some clarification on the move that will be taking place on the RCA campus over the coming Christmas Break – namely, the opening of the Woo Building and the transfer of the Ceramics & Glass and GSMJ departments. According to Andrew, the Continue reading THE BIG MOVE: What is happening with the Woo Building?