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Society profile: Formula Student Society

We caught up with Awais Yousaf and Paras Sidhu from the Queen Mary Formula Student Society to find out how they got on at the annual Formula Student competition at Silverstone in July, and what’s in store for the team in the coming months!

Date added: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Society profile: Syria Solidarity Society

QMUL’s Syria Society was recently highly commended as the 'most improved society' at the National Society Awards 2017. We caught up with them to find out what work they’ve been doing and what they’ve got planned for the future.

Date added: Monday, June 5, 2017

Society profile: Alpha Kappa Psi

Dating back to 1904, Alpha Kappa Psi is the most prestigious business fraternity in the world. QMUL now has its own chapter, so we caught up with one of the QMUL founding 'brothers' and co-president Daniel Bui to find out just what it means to be a part of this fraternity, and what sort of opportunities are available to its members.

Date added: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Student profile: CISCO Switch Up Challenge

A team of five students from the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science recently won the CISCO Switch Up Challenge. Kapil Dipak Narshidas Pau, Yusuf Pholby, Harriydaran Rajendran, Aathishankar Thayanantha and Prodige Tukala, who are all studying computer science degrees, earned themselves a trip to the CISCO headquarters in California this summer. We caught up with Kapil and Yusuf to talk about how they become involved with the competition and why they think their idea had the winning formula.

Date added: Monday, April 24, 2017

Student society: Student Tech Clash

Adnan Salehin, Ayush Verma, Aniruddha Ray and Giorgi Karkashadze won a Europe-wide tech clash in November 2016 with their idea to create a collaborative virtual reality platform for education. We caught up with Adnan and Ayush to find out why they think their idea had the winning formula.

Date added: Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Mental Health Awareness Society
Society profile: Mental Health Awareness Society

We caught up with Zainab Shaikh, president of the Mental Health Awareness Society, to talk about the important work they do to promote openness and discussion around mental health among QMUL students, and to get her take on recent mental health trends.

Date added: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Society profile: Queen Mary Commuters Society

Queen Mary Commuters Society (QMCS) is one of the fastest growing societies at Queen Mary with 212 members. We spoke to the President, Sara Ramjean, to find out more about this increasingly popular society.

Date added: Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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