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Latest press releases

Professor Paul Smith made World Fellow of international committee

Renowned University of Surrey Professor joins a select group of engineers and experts as he is named World Fellow of the International Committee of Composite Materials (ICCM).

Surrey launches global project to follow the lives of young people in seven major cities

How do young people see the world? What are their aspirations for the future? How will they navigate the challenges of a fast changing world in the 21st Century? These are the questions a new global research project aims to answer.

Come and join us for a panel discussion on mental health with Professor Ruby Wax

To mark ‘World Mental Health Day’, the University of Surrey is delighted to invite members of the public to a panel discussion ‘Not all Wounds are Visible’ on combating the stigma of mental health. 

Welfare of zoo animals set to improve

The wellbeing of zoological animals is set to improve following the successful trial of a new welfare assessment grid, a new study in the journal Veterinary Record reports.

InflateSail comes to a successful and fiery end

A nano-satellite, which deployed the first European space sail in orbit, has crashed and burned into the Earth’s atmosphere – marking an end to a successful mission that hopes to lead to the reduction of ‘space debris’.

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