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Become a mentor today

Could you mentor one of our students or recent graduates? Apply here now! This year, over 600 students have applied to our accredited and award-winning mentoring scheme, to be matched with an alumni mentor who can offer them invaluable support and inspire…

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Politics, pop and PCL

The 1960s musical history of the University is well known, from Jimi Hendrix’s first UK performance to the founding of Pink Floyd. A new project has begun to shift this centre of gravity slightly and examine a more recent slice…

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The 125 Fund Stories: Zoe

Zoe Power, Herbal Medicine with Foundation, 2020 For the past year I have been working on starting my own company, making and selling natural herbal cosmetic products. I had already decided on a name (Naturally Untamed) and I was experimenting…

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The 125 Fund Stories: Chloe

Chloe Payne, BA Sociology, 2018 I received funding for my dissertation project: ‘After Suicide: How are those bereaved in the UK being supported?’ which included interviewing nine participants on their experiences following bereavement by suicide. Due to the sensitive nature…

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The 125 Fund Stories: Anna

Anna Cornish, BA Photography, 2018 Thanks to The 125 Fund I was able to invest in a high quality camera lens, helping me to continue my dream of being a photographer. Quite literally this lens will be the backbone to…

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The 125 Fund Stories: Kai and Kieran

Kai Newton and Kieran Innes, Contemporary Media Practice, 2018 Our final year project, The Dying Mountain, is a short form documentary that explores our changing climate and specifically how this is impacting Icelandic glaciers. We travelled to the Sólheimajökull Glacier…

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The 125 Fund Stories: Maheen

Maheen Farrukh, BA Animation, 2020 I received a grant from The 125 Fund to purchase a Wacom drawing tablet. My family supports my education with difficulty and I take care of my personal expenses through part-time jobs, therefore affording anything…

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