The Cass news archive: June 2015
Cass animators back Virgin finalist
26 June 2015
Animation student project helps client company reach finals of Virgin Pitch to Rich competition.
Cass Film Celebrates Success
Exhibition: 17 June 2015
The Cass celebrates film successes at BFI Southbank event.
Where London Works
Exhibition: 15-20 June 2015
Exhibition celebrating vibrancy, diversity and importance of the industrial economy in the Middle Lea Valley.
Exhibition: 2 June- 6 July
Collaboration with the Sir John Soane museum opens as part of the London Festival of Architecture.
Hauser and Wirth Success
A team of Cass staff and architecture graduates have won a competition to design a £25,000 artists’ space in Somerset.
Make Baobab Famous
Animation student project to help raise awareness of African 'super fruit'.
Bold new initiative bridges education and industry for graphic designers and illustrators.
Public Lecture: 4 June 2015
Cass Hosts Radical Pedagogies Symposium 2015: Architectural Education and the British Tradition, curated by Daisy Froud and Harriet Harriss
This is Not Nothing
Monday, 1 June - Sunday 7 June
Lucinda Rogers draws Tottenham industry. Cass Cities speaks out against the abuse of Tottenham’s economy, and applauds careful looking.
The Cass at Soho Create
3 - 6 June 2015
The Cass is exhibiting Huguenot projects work at the Huguenot Church, Soho Square as part of the Soho Create Festival 2015
Fabric of the City - Symposium and exhibition
Symposium: 14 July 2015; Exhibition: 10-30 July
The Symposium and exhibition will display and consider the work of contemporary textile and fashion designers, showcasing the practice of designers continuing to work in the city
Exhibition: 17 June 2015 , 2pm
Cass Film Making Students screen work at BFI Southbank as part of Summer Show season
News from The Cass
Project Oracle to be launched as a charity at London Met
The organisation’s application to become a charity was approved earlier this year and will be launched as a charity next month.
SICK! Film Festival brings NORMAL back to the big screen
NORMAL, a film directed and produced by London Metropolitan University staff, examines the relationship between migration, sex trafficking and the sex industry.
An evening with MOBO founder Kanya King
Kanya King MBE, founder of the MOBO Awards visited London Met to speak about her career, and to offer advice to students and alumni.
Reusing rain leads to RSA Award for Christopher
Cass student Christopher Crawford-Kelly wins Royal Society for the Arts Student Design Award for innovative idea to reuse rainwater.
Do children really believe in Santa?
Research led by Chartered Psychologist, Dr Louise Bunce, reveals that belief in Father Christmas is still wide-spread among children.
New student rep elected to Board of Governors
Students at London Metropolitan University have a new representative to the Board of Governors.
Starting salary success for graduates
London Metropolitan University is the number one modern university for graduate starting salaries, according to The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2013.
New designs for Russian architecture
London Metropolitan University has played a major role in the creation of a new and radical architecture school in Moscow.
London Met students Get Ahead
Students at London Metropolitan University got the chance to boost their employment prospects and study skills at a special event “run by students, for students.”
Ceramist called up for Olympic exhibit
A talented ceramist from London Metropolitan University has been selected as one of just 14 artists to feature in a special exhibition celebrating the Olympics.
Celebrating the role of London Met
This year marks two decades since the 1992 Further and Higher Education Act allowed modern institutions to apply for university status.
Architecture author wins prestigious prize
An academic from The Cass has won a top prize at the Urban Design Awards 2012.