The Cass news archive: November 2016
All news from The Cass during November 2016
Narrative Contexts in Animation and Architecture
2-8 December 2016
An event of panel presentations, animation screenings and pop-up exhibitions as part of the Making a Living Series at The Cass.
Redefining theatre with The Living Theatre
The Living Theatre, one of the world's longest running experimental theatre companies, visited London Met to deliver a two-day workshop and lecture.
Cass Starters Success
Cass Starters is a new university-backed programme
All four graduates pass funding target four days into 30 day crowdfunding campaign.
Making a Living
Monday 21 November - Friday 2 December 2016
The Cass launches a new enterprise, practice and employability festival.
Living Theatre visits London Met
Talk at 6.30pm, 24 November
Living Theatre, one of the world's longest running experimental theatre companies, will deliver a workshop and talk at London Metropolitan University.
Uncertain States annual show 2016
18-27 November 2016 at Mile End Art Pavilion
Alumni-founded collective Uncertain States presents an exhibition and special event programme at Mile End Art Pavilion as part of London Photomonth.
The Testing Ground
6 December, 7.45pm
Cass Theatre and Performance Practice BA students are to perform at Conway Hall.
Hacking the Silence
Hannah Thompson celebrates the end of her sound art residency at Senate House Library with a live performance.
Friday 11 November, 1.15–2pm
A talk by Russell Weekes, as part of the Hothouse talks.
Bob and Roberta's Excellent Protest Adventure
Bob and Roberta Smith presents a new BBC Four documentary exploring the age of activism following a year of protests across the world.
Cass lecturer speaks at Writeidea festival
13 November 1pm
Sunny Singh, author and lecturer in creative writing at The Cass, speaks at East End literature festival.
East End Scores
10 November - 2 December 2016
East End Scores presents four personal views of the East End in relation to the London 2012 Olympics.
You and Me Architecture
Tuesday 8 November, 5.30-6.30pm
Alicija Borkowska will be giving a lecture about You & Me, a multi-disciplinary architecture platform working between London and Athens.
2016 Janet Hall Memorial Lecture
9 November 2016, 6.30 to 9.30pm
Peter Fraser will discuss his new work Mathematics, followed by a question-and-answer session and book signing.
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.