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Royal Holloway, University of London

Motto Esse quam videri – "To be, rather than to seem"
Established 1849 (Bedford College);
1879 (Royal Holloway College);
1985 (merger)
Type Public
Endowment £48 million[2]
Principal Prof. Stephen Hill
Students 7,620 [1]
Undergraduates 5,485 [1]
Postgraduates 2,135 [1]
Location Egham, Surrey, England
Campus Suburban
Colours
                               
Affiliations 1994 Group
University of London
ACU
AMBA
Website http://www.rhul.ac.uk/

Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL) is a constituent college of the University of London. As of May 2006, the college had 7,700 enrolled students from 120 countries. Logo of RHUL. This is a copyrighted and/or trademarked logo. ... For other uses, see Motto (disambiguation). ... Great Seal of North Carolina with the state motto esse quam videri. ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... Year 1849 (MDCCCXLIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... This article is about the year. ... This does not cite its references or sources. ... A financial endowment is a transfer of money or property donated to an institution, with the stipulation that it be invested, and the principal remain intact. ... GBP redirects here. ... The Principal is the chief executive and the chief academic officer of a University in Scotland and at certains institutions in Canada and other parts of the Commonwealth. ... Alternate uses: Student (disambiguation) Etymologically derived through Middle English from the Latin second-type conjugation verb stŭdērĕ, which means to study, a student is one who studies. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Degree ceremony at Cambridge. ... Statistics Population: 12,000 (inc. ... This article is about the English county. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... Illustration of the backyards of a surburban neighbourhood Suburbs are inhabited districts located either on the outer rim of a city or outside the official limits of a city (the term varies from country to country), or the outer elements of a conurbation. ... School colors are the colors chosen by a school to represent it on uniforms and other items of identification. ... The 1994 Group is a coalition of smaller research-intensive universities founded to defend their interests after the larger research-intensive universities founded the Russell Group. ... Website http://www. ... The Association of Commonwealth Universities represents over 480 universities from Commonwealth countries. ... AMBA, the Association of MBAs, is a UK based organization that accredits Doctor of Business Administration, MBA and MSc in management programs of international business schools. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (395x618, 24 KB)Coat of Arms of Royal Holloway and Bedford New College and copyright to them. ... Website http://www. ...


The college's campus is located at Egham, Surrey, just outside the boundary of Greater London. This was originally the campus of Royal Holloway College, an establishment founded by Victorian entrepreneur Thomas Holloway as a women-only college in 1879. Royal Holloway College became part of the University of London in 1900, and men were first admitted in 1945 (postgraduates) and 1965 (undergraduates). In 1985, Royal Holloway College merged with Bedford College (another formerly all-women's college in London which was founded in 1849 and, just like Royal Holloway College, joined the University of London in 1900 and became fully co-educational in 1965). The merged college was named Royal Holloway and Bedford New College (RHBNC). This remains the official registered name of the college, though the name was changed for day-to-day use to "Royal Holloway, University of London" by the College Council in 1992. Statistics Population: 12,000 (inc. ... This article is about the English county. ... Greater London is the top-level administrative subdivision covering London, England. ... Thomas Holloway (September 22, 1800 - December 26, 1883) was a patent medicine vendor and philanthropist from England. ... Website http://www. ... Bedford College was founded in London, England, in 1849 as a higher education college for the education of women. ...

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Campus

The campus at Egham is dominated by its original building, known as the "Founder's Building", designed by William Henry Crossland and inspired by the Château de Chambord in the Loire Valley, France. The building was officially opened in 1886 by Queen Victoria, who allowed the use of "Royal" in the college's name. The Founder's Building is part of a campus which is set in 55 hectares (135 acres) of parkland and is within walking distance of Windsor Great Park. On-campus student accommodation is some of the most expensive available in the London area. The size of the campus has also allowed the college to develop some of the best sports facilities of any university institution in the London area, and helped build the college's reputation as one of the leading sporting institutions in the South-East of England. The campus is also well-known for its Picture Gallery, located within the Founder's Building, housing a collection of over seventy pieces of Victorian era art given to the college at the time of its founding by Thomas Holloway. William Henry Crossland was a nineteenth century architect from the United Kingdom. ... The front façade of the Château de Chambord, viewed from the south. ... Loire Valley (French: Vallée de la Loire) is known as the Garden of France and the Cradle of the French Language. ... Queen Victoria redirects here. ... Deer crossing the Long Walk to Windsor Castle Windsor Great Park (locally referred to simply as the Great Park) is a large deer park and Crown Estate of 5,000 acres, to the south of the town of Windsor on the border of Berkshire and Surrey in England. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... Queen Victoria (shown here on the morning of her ascension to the Throne, 20 June 1837) gave her name to the historic era The Victorian era of the United Kingdom marked the height of the British Industrial Revolution and the apex of the British Empire. ...

Founder's Building
Founder's Building

The college has recently undergone a £100 million investment programme which has seen the addition of new buildings and the refurbishment of some of the old. The scheme has seen the building of 564 new study bedrooms in two new blocks, Gowar and Wedderburn, which will be used as accommodation for rowers at the 2012 Olympic Games and were opened in September 2004. Similar accommodation blocks were completed in September 2007 to replace Athlone, Cameron and Williamson halls, three aging accommodation blocks built in the 1960s and knocked down in 2006. The new buildings, named Butler, Tuke and Williamson after former principals, have been designed to be environmentally friendly, featuring a sedum-planted undulating roof, and cedar shingles to reflect the surrounding woodland setting, and the rooms have en suite showers and toilets, internet connections and well-equipped kitchens. In addition to the new accommodation, the campus now has the new £8 million Windsor Building, a lecture theatre complex opened in September 2006, featuring a state-of-the-art 400 seat auditorium and eight new seminar rooms. The ageing Bourne Laboratory science complex has been rejuvenated in a £12 million scheme, whilst the first phase of an extension to the School of Management was completed in Summer 2007. Royal Holloway, University of London, England (Copyleft by Seabhcan This image is not licensed under the GFDL. It is under a non-commercial-use only licence. ... Royal Holloway, University of London, England (Copyleft by Seabhcan This image is not licensed under the GFDL. It is under a non-commercial-use only licence. ... The 2012 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXX Olympiad, will be held in London, United Kingdom from 27 July to 12 August 2012. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969. ...


Current position

The Main Gate
The Main Gate

Royal Holloway is recognised as one of the UK’s leading teaching and research institutions. All the Royal Holloway academic departments earned the top three ratings for research, with scores of 4, 5 and 5* in the 2001 Research Assessment Exercise. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 1146 KB) Summary The main gate of Royal Holloway, University of London. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 1146 KB) Summary The main gate of Royal Holloway, University of London. ... The Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) is an exercise undertaken every 5 years on behalf of the four UK higher education funding councils (HEFCE, SHEFC, HEFCW, DELNI) to evaluate the quality of research undertaken by British higher education institutions. ...


The Top Universities 2008 Guide published by The Times newspaper ranked Royal Holloway 24th in the UK. Following Imperial College's recent withdrawal, Royal Holloway is now placed 5th amongst the colleges of the University of London federation, behind LSE, University College London, King's College London and the School of Oriental and African Studies.[3] . In 2007, Royal Holloway was placed 12th and 13th by the Times and The Good University Guide. The Times is a national newspaper published daily in the United Kingdom (and the Kingdom of Great Britain before the United Kingdom existed) since 1788 when it was known as The Daily Universal Register. ... Mascot Beaver Affiliations University of London Russell Group EUA ACU CEMS APSIA Universities UK U8 Golden Triangle G5 Group Nobel laureates 14 Website http://www. ... Affiliations University of London Russell Group LERU EUA ACU Golden Triangle G5 Website http://www. ... For other uses, see Kings College. ... The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is a specialist constituent of the University of London committed to the arts and humanities, languages and cultures and the law and social sciences concerning Asia, Africa, and the Near and Middle East. ... The Good University Guide is a guide to British Universities published annually. ...


The School of Management has all three of its MBA programmes accredited by AMBA. The departments of History, Geography, Psychology, Music, Drama, and Media Arts also have strong reputations, as do several of the European Language departments. In 1998 the college was awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize in recognition of the work of the Information Security Group. The College moved into a new area in August 2004, with the foundation of the Department of Politics and International Relations. For other uses, see Management (disambiguation). ... Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a tertiary degree in business management. ... Amba was the eldest daughter of King of Kashi. ... This article is about the study of the past in human terms. ... Psychological science redirects here. ... For other uses, see Music (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Drama (disambiguation). ... The Arts is a broad subdivision of culture, comprised of many expressive disciplines. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... The Queens Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education is a biennially awarded series of prizes awarded to Universities and Colleges in the further and higher education sectors within the United Kingdom. ...


Royal Holloway also came 5th in a league table of UK universities in the 2005 ‘National Survey of Student Satisfaction’ (BBC survey).


Study Abroad programme

RHUL has developed a variety of study abroad programmes [1], allowing its students to spend a year in elite institutions including Boston College, the University of Washington, the University of California (UC Berkeley, UCLA and the other campuses), and New York University in the United States; the University of British Columbia, University of Ottawa, and the University of Toronto in Canada; Korea University in Republic of Korea; the University of Sydney in Australia; and the National University of Singapore. Postgraduate students also have the opportunity to study at Yale University. For similarly-named academic institutions, see Education in Boston, MA. Boston College (BC) is a private research university located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, in the New England region of the United States. ... The University of Washington, founded in 1861, is a public research university in Seattle, Washington. ... Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside San Diego Santa Barbara Santa Cruz UC Office of the President in Oakland The University of California (UC) is a public university system in the state of California. ... Sather tower (the Campanile) looking out over the San Francisco Bay and Mount Tamalpais. ... The University of California, Los Angeles (generally known as UCLA) is a public research university located in Los Angeles, California, United States. ... New York University (NYU) is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in New York City. ... The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a Canadian public research university with campuses in Vancouver and Kelowna. ... For the university in Ottawa, Kansas, see Ottawa University. ... The University of Toronto (U of T) is a public research university in the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... Korea University is located in central Seoul, with a secondary campus in Jochiwon, South Korea, and is generally regarded as one of the most prestigious universities in Korea. ... The University of Sydney, established in Sydney in 1850, is the oldest university in Australia. ... Malay name Malay: Universiti Nasional Singapura Tamil name Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் தேசிய பல்கலைக்கழகம் University Cultural Centre The National University of Singapore (Abbreviation: NUS) is Singapores oldest university. ... Yale redirects here. ...


Students' Union

Students' Union building.
Students' Union building.

The Royal Holloway Students' Union (SURHUL) provides entertainment and pastoral services for the student body. This includes providing the on-campus entertainment and social venues through to organising and sponsoring the sport clubs and special-interest societies, and providing advice and counselling to students. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2304x1728, 774 KB) The Students union building of Royal Holloway, University of London Taken by me on October 11th 2006 I, the creator of this work, hereby release it into the public domain. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2304x1728, 774 KB) The Students union building of Royal Holloway, University of London Taken by me on October 11th 2006 I, the creator of this work, hereby release it into the public domain. ...


Like most students' unions in the United Kingdom, SURHUL is run entirely by the student body itself, headed by a team of elected student officers, including four paid sabbatical officers. In keeping with democratic practice, the elected officers' executive power is held in check by the legislative power of General Meetings. General Meetings take place every month during term time, however following a motion passed in March 2007, the political structure of the students' union will change to a council-run system with only one General Meeting per year. This is in response to low turn-outs at General Meetings.


With little nearby off-campus activity, there is a great emphasis placed on providing entertainment for the students. As such on-campus entertainment and social life revolves around three student-run campus bars (Medicine, The Stumble Inn and Tommy's), with a fourth (Crosslands) run by the College. The main SURHUL building has a large function hall which hosts a wide variety of entertainment events three to four nights a week (plus functions on the other nights in Tommy's and Medicine) during term time. Every three weeks the Union publishes its Communicate Card which outlines the forthcoming social events. At least one event runs each night, from a fancy dress night in the main hall, through to the weekly pub quiz in the Stumble Inn. The Union operates a strict security system and also provides a bus service which, for a small fee, ferries students back to off-campus accommodation in an effort to ensure student safety.


Towards the end of the academic year the Union organises the Summer Ball, the annual highlight of the social calendar. In recent years the RHUL Summer Ball has booked many high-profile talents, including well-known rock, pop and DJ acts such as Lemar, Jamiroquai, Brandon Block, Lisa Maffia, Rolf Harris, Steps, Republica, Wheatus and Atomic Kitten, and comedians such as Ali G. 2006 saw Rachel Stevens and the Bodyrockers headlining. The ball takes place at the end of the examination period, and is held in the quads of the Founder's Building. The ball includes fairground attractions and themed bars. Lemar (born Lemar Obika, 4 April 1978 in Tottenham, London) is a British R&B singer who has had a run of chart success in the UK since appearing on Fame Academy on BBC Television. ... Jamiroquai (A portmanteau of Jam and iroquai, loosely based on the native American Indian tribe the Iroquois) is a Grammy Award-winning English funk / soul / disco band. ... Category: ... // Lisa Maffia (born 16 June 1979 in South London) originally came to the publics attention as the main female member of So Solid Crew. ... Rolf Harris, MBE (1968), OBE (1977), CBE (2006), AM (1989) (born 30 March 1930), is an Australian musician, composer, painter, and television host. ... Steps was a pop group that achieved a series of charted singles between 1997 and 2001. ... Republica was an English band formed in 1994. ... This article is about the band. ... Atomic Kitten is an English girl group from Liverpool composed of Liz Lil McClarnon, Natasha Tash Hamilton, and Jenny Frost - who replaced original member Kerry Katona in January 2001. ... Ali G (Alistair Leslie Graham)1 is a satirical fictional character invented and played by English comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. ... Rachel Lauren Stevens (born April 9, 1978) is an English singer and actress and an occasional model who lives in Hampstead, London. ... BodyRockers are an electronic music act, consisting of British/Australian duo Dylan Burns (from Canterbury) and Kaz James (from Melbourne). ...


The bar in Founders, 'Crosslands', is home to irregular unplugged evenings for up-and-coming University musicians and bands. One such band is Handshake. Handshake are a British folk/alternative band. ...

James Bond Appreciation Society
James Bond Appreciation Society

There are numerous societies run through the Union, spanning culture, religion and differing academic and artistic pursuits. Through the World Cinema Society, free screenings of movies from around the world in many different languages are available on campus during term time. Societies include the James Bond Appreciation Society, the Comedy society (which hosts stand up evenings throughout term time), the Institute for Impure Science (IFIS) the Science Fiction and Fantasy society, the longest running society, and Anime & Manga, which won society of the year for 2004/05. The Union also maintains a number of successful sports club, catering to sports as diverse as rowing and ultimate. The 2006/07 "Sports Club of the Year" award went to the Ski & Snowboard team, although many of the sports teams enjoyed a high level of success in the 2006/07 season. Image File history File linksMetadata No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File linksMetadata No higher resolution available. ... 007 redirects here. ... A comedy is a dramatic performance of a light and amusing character, usually with a happy conclusion to its plot. ... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... For other uses, see Fantasy (disambiguation). ... “Animé” redirects here. ... This article is about the comics published in East Asian countries. ... A coxless pair which is a sweep-oar boat. ... Ultimate (sometimes called ultimate Frisbee in reference to the trademarked brand name) is a non-contact competitive team game played with a 175 gram flying disc. ... A shaped, twin-tip alpine ski. ... A snowboard with strap-in bindings A snowboard is a board ridden in snowboarding to descend a snow-covered slope. ...


RAG

Royal Holloway also has its own RAG fundraising society. RAG Week raises thousands of pounds each year and usually consists of a themed night in the Union where the rugby men strip on stage while being led by the dance society, a RAG pantomime, nights in the bars and various stunts around campus. In the past, Founders building has been put up for sale, RAG Rabbit has run amok and the infamous RAG MAG and RAG Calendar are popular on campus.[citation needed] University Rag societies are student-run charitable fundraising organisations that are widespread in the United Kingdom and Ireland. ...


Media

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Insanity radio

Within the local area around Egham, SURHUL is known for its award-winning student radio station, Insanity. Established in 1997, Insanity broadcasts all-year round, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and is available locally over 1287 AM and worldwide over the internet at www.insanityradio.com. Insanity was named the UK's second-best student radio station in the Student Radio Association's Student Radio Awards in 2004 and 2005. Student Radio is radio produced by students based at a university or college. ... The SRA Logo The Student Radio Association (SRA) is a national organisation set up to support student radio stations in the UK. It receives support from the Radio Academy. ... The Student Radio Awards is a UK awards scheme celebrating talent within the UK student radio industry. ...

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The Orbital magazine

Published by the Students' Union, up to 14 times per academic year under the new format, The Orbital is the official student publication of Royal Holloway, University of London. It contains a wide range of subjects covering culture, current affairs, entertainment, student life and general interests. logo For the electronic music group, see Orbital (band). ...


The Orbital was awarded Best Student Magazine at the National Press Association/NUS National Student Journalism Awards 2006. Judges from the media industry commented on the magazine's standards, describing it as "gritty, witty, relevant and coherent, packaged with good design and strong front covers." The magazine was also nominated in two other categories: Best Student Critic (Laura Beattie) and Best Student Photographer (Patrick Camara Ropeta).


The Founder newspaper

The Founder is the College's independent student newspaper. Founded in 2006, 5,000 free copies are printed and distributed on a fortnightly basis to many numerous spots on campus and in the local area. Advertising revenue acquired by the students on the editorial board pays for the printing costs of the paper meaning that editorial and financial responsibility is entirely that of students. The newspaper's website can be found at www.thefounder.co.uk.


In popular culture

The Founder's Building has been the centre of some media attention. The 2006 movie Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction was partly filmed in the Founder's Building during the summer of 2005. The character Sophie Neveu in the best-selling book The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown studied cryptography in the (real) Information Security Group at Royal Holloway. The Oscar winning movie Howards End had some scenes shot inside one of the courtyards with the statue of Queen Victoria visible. [2] Founder's was also used as a university during the filming of MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis starring Richard Dean Anderson and Brian Blessed back in the summer of 1993. The Antiques Roadshow for the BBC has also filmed inside the Quads of the Founder's Building. In 2002 an episode of Midsomer Murders, (Season 5 Episode 4 'Murder on St. Malley's Day'), was partly shot inside the Quads of the founders building. The Da Vinci Code is a mystery/detective novel by American author Dan Brown, published in 2003 by Doubleday. ... This article is about the writer. ... Howards End is a novel by E. M. Forster, first published in 1910, which tells a story of class struggle in turn-of-the-century England. ... Victoria Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (24 May 1819–22 January 1901) was a Queen of the United Kingdom, reigning from 20 June 1837 until her death. ... MacGyver is an American adventure television series, produced in Canada, about a laid-back, extremely resourceful secret agent, played by Richard Dean Anderson. ... Richard Dean Anderson (born January 23, 1950 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American television actor. ... Brian Blessed (pronounced //, or in the tradition of English poetry, Blessèd, born near Doncaster,October 9, 1937) is an English actor, who came to fame as PC Fancy Smith in the BBC TV police drama series Z Cars. ... Antiques Roadshow is a British human interest television show in which antique appraisers travel to various regions of the United Kingdom and appraise antiques brought in by local residents. ... For other uses, see BBC (disambiguation). ...


Coat of arms

The Royal Holloway shield was created following the merger of Bedford and Royal Holloway Colleges in 1985. The chequer design was taken from the Bedford College coat of arms, whilst the ermine spots (feather-like symbols representing ermine tails) are from Royal Holloway. The lozenge shape in the chequered pattern is a traditional heraldic symbol for women. The three crescents are taken from Thomas Holloway's own coat of arms, as can be seen on the statue in the South quad of the college.


Notable alumni

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See also

Bedford College was founded in London, England, in 1849 as a higher education college for the education of women. ... Green plaque at Bedford Square, London Elizabeth Jesser Reid (25 December 1789 - 1 April 1866), was an English social reformer, anti-slavery activist and philanthropist. ... Thomas Holloway (September 22, 1800 - December 26, 1883) was a patent medicine vendor and philanthropist from England. ... William Henry Crossland was a nineteenth century architect from the United Kingdom. ...

References

  1. ^ a b c Table 0a - All students by institution, mode of study, level of study, gender and domicile 2005/06. Higher Education Statistics Agency online statistics. Retrieved on 2007-03-31.
  2. ^ http://www.rhul.ac.uk/Finance/Docs/Financial%20State%2005.pdf
  3. ^ The Times Good University Guide 2008 - League Table. Retrieved on 2007-09-18.

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External links

  • Royal Holloway, University of London website

Coordinates: 51°25′29″N, 0°34′01″W Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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