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Stoking Curiosity 2019
Keele University open day
Raven Mason Collection Open Day
Keele Hall Readings: Jacqueline Saphra
Professor Kevin Anderson - Can meaningful hope spring from revealing the depth of our climate failure?
Concerts at Keele: Cavendish Winds
Keele Hall Readings: Nikolai Duffy
Could we have a Zero Carbon Christmas?
Professor Janet Hemingway - Tackling Human Infections in the 21st Century – Opportunities and Challenges
Facts and Figures
Top 3 in England for overall Student Satisfaction NSS 2019 (broad-based universities)
GOLD in the Teaching Excellence Framework Also Top 5 in the UK (THE ranking, broad-based universities)
96% graduate employability HESA - Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2017
Joint 1st in England for student satisfaction with course Guardian University League Table, 2019
1st for affordability Marbles.com, 2016
600+ acres Britain's biggest single-site campus
Global top 20 for campus sustainability UI Green Metric ranking, 2018