Waitrose nominates the Mary Ward Legal Centre to receive donations in November

29 Oct 2014

We are delighted that Waitrose on High Holborn has chosen the Mary Ward Legal Centre to be one of its monthly ‘nominated charities’ in its Community Matters scheme which supports local charities.

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Students, staff and trustees go to Parliament!

28 Oct 2014

On 14 October a special reception was held at the House of Commons to celebrate the work of Special Designated Institutions* (SDIs). Three Baronesses (Gillian Shephard, Janet Whitaker and Sue Garden) hosted the event, and Nick Boles, Minister of State jointly for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department for Education, spoke warmly of the work of the SDIs and the great value to society of the educational opportunities they provide.

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Congratulations to our Head of Finance and Resources for reaching his weight-loss goal!

22 Sep 2014

Allister Duncan, Head of Finance and Resources

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Advanced Creative Practice END OF YEAR SHOW 2014

9 Sep 2014

At the end of July, ten students of The Advanced Creative Practice Course (ACP) exhibited their work at Mary Ward. The course, which has run for the last few years in this form, offers students an alternative to a degree course, and attracts students progressing from foundation level, as well as more experienced artists from a variety of disciplines. 

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Raise money for the Mary Ward Fund while doing your online shopping

4 Aug 2014

You can help raise much needed funds for the Mary Ward Education Centre at no extra cost to you through Easyfundraising.com.

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40th Queen Square Fair

28 Jul 2014

The threat of showers didn't dampen the spirits of those hardy folk who arrived early in the morning to set up the stalls, workshops and music equipment for the 40th Queen Square Fair on Saturday 5th July.

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Help Mary Ward’s Head of Finance lose a few pounds

28 Jul 2014

Allister Duncan, Head of Finance and Resources at the Mary Ward Settlement, has decided that his investment in food and drink has to be reduced so that he can achieve a more streamlined portfolio.

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Mary Ward Centre students to exhibit their work in final show

23 Jun 2014

Sixteen Artists is the final show by students on the Foundation in Art and Design course at the Mary Ward Centre.  The show opens on Friday 25 July 2014 from 5pm to 8pm and is open to the public on Saturday 26 July from 11am to 3pm.

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This Woman’s Work: a free festival of art and activities

18 Jun 2014

We are pleased to announce the launch of This Woman’s Work. Through a series of free events, exhibitions, workshops and lectures, open to current Mary Ward Centre students, and the public, This Woman’s Work will empower both women and men to be more aware of and choose their own position(s) in relation to art across different ethnic, cultural, religious and social backgrounds and of various stages and roles in life.

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Adult Learners Week with the Mary Ward Centre

18 Jun 2014

Celebrate Adult Learners Week with the Mary Ward Centre on Thursday 19th June

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