12 September 2017

International news and events

British Council Alumni Awards, upcoming international alumni gatherings and Choir of Royal Holloway tours

By Development and Alumni Relations Team

Update your contact details online to ensure you receive information about alumni events in your part of the world!

H067_01 Alumni Awards 2017 Applications Social Media 400x400px v1-05

The British Council has launched the fourth year of a prestigious award celebrating the outstanding achievements of the UK’s international alumni around the world. For the first time, the Alumni Awards are open to all alumni living outside of the UK, finding and celebrating many more success stories of the UK’s alumni. For more information and to apply (before 2 October 2017) please see the British Council website.

We are delighted to invite alumni to our upcoming gatherings in the following cities. Click on the links for more information and to book your place:

If you have any questions about the event, please contact us on alumni@royalholloway.ac.uk – we look forward to seeing you there!

We are delighted to share that the Choir of Royal Holloway will be touring The Netherlands, US and Canada in the next few months and alumni based in these areas are warmly invited to attend. Dates and locations (if known) are available below and further details will be available on the Choir’s webpages once they are confirmed.
The Netherlands (Christmas concerts) – 19-23 December 2017

  • Tuesday 19 December – Vlissingen
  • Wednesday 20 December – Amersfoort
  • Thursday 21 December – Apeldoorn
  • Friday 22 December – Nijmegen
  • Saturday 23 December – Amstelveen

USA and Canada – 8-17 April 2018
A full programme will be released nearer the time, but the choir are confirmed to perform at:

  • The University of Alberta, Canada
  • St. Mark’s Church, San Antonio, Texas
  • The Church of the Incarnation in Dallas, Texas


All Royal Holloway alumni are welcome to attend the following upcoming events hosted by the University of London:

Friday 20 October, 6.30pm – Panel discussion on ‘What Next? Making the most of your career with your University of London degree’ followed by networking at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.
More details and book your place.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Wednesday 25 October, 6.30pm – Reception and panel discussion on ‘Arbitration is not about just settlement it is just about settlement’ at the home of the British High Commissioner.
More details and book your place.