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Keele Hall Readings: Christmas Open Mic
Professor Saeed Farooq: Youth Mental Health is Key to Global Mental Health
Concerts at Keele: The Telling
Dr Chi Baik - Keynote Speech
Dr Nicola Rollock - Eyes wide shut: does UK higher education care about racial justice?
Professor Helen Parr: A Sense of the Past: Britain, Europe, and the Legacies of War
Professor Tim Lang - Is the UK food secure? Does it matter?
Professor Elizabeth Poole: Shifting Stories, Same Suspects? Media Representations of Muslims: From Rushdie to the Far Right
Concerts at Keele: Dominic Alldis Trio
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