Category Archives: Geography, Geology and Environment News

Kingston University students pitch urban design concepts ‘Dragon’s Den style

A group of third-year geography students recently impressed judges from Kingstonfirst and John Lewis when they …

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A new doctor-patient relationship in landform and landscape studies?

Professor Nick Clifford from King’s College London will be giving the 2014-15 CEESR Annual Lecture on …

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New research PhD studentships 2015

The application deadline for these studentships has now passed. Kingston is now offering 35 prestigious research studentships to …

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Awards for Geology graduates

Recent KU Geology graduate, Delano Henry, has been awarded the British Sedimentological Research Group Prize for Best …

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Rewilding the UK: Living in the Past or Preparing for the Future?

When: Thursday 16 October, 7pm (bar opens 6pm) Where: Royal Geographical Society, Kensington Gore, London SW7 …

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New ‘Energy Initiative’ to launch at Kingston

An exciting new Energy initiative in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing will pull together …

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How do the services respond to large-scale emergencies?

We are often reminded how the skills of our emergency services have helped with home and …

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Sharing first-hand experience; the reality of dealing with disaster management at the time of the floods in Surrey earlier in the year

Dr Ian Greatbach stepped out of the lecture theatre to share his knowledge co-ordinating the emergency response to the flooding in Chertsey.

Dr Ian Greatbatch, lecturer at the School of Geography, Geology and the Environment and head of …

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Dr Norman Cheung appears on Channel 4, Sky News and LBC Radio after Super Typhoon Haiyan hits Philippines

Dr Norman Cheung, an expert in environmental hazards and disaster management at London’s Kingston University, said: …

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Hurricane and Typhoon Catastrophes and Disaster Management

Tropical cyclone (hurricane and typhoon) is a non-frontal synoptic scale low-pressure system over tropical or sub-tropical …

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