Inspirational stories from Imperial people, in the lab, on campus, and beyond.


Recent stories

Shaping the student experience – From campus spaces to support services, 2022 has been a year of collaboration at Imperial

Bringing different perspectives – We hear from Imperial staff and students about navigating education and a career with a disability.

Other stories

2022 stories

Bringing different perspectives – We hear from Imperial staff and students about navigating education and a career with a disability.

Carving out your own lane – Exploring the career journeys of our Black staff and students.

Feeling like a scientist – Imperial students and staff share insights and advice for forging a path in science.

Silwood Park at 75 – Dive into the past, present and future of Imperial's unique rural campus.

The origins of Imperial’s Faculty of Medicine – Reflections on the historic institutions that built Medicine at Imperial.

Collaboration, innovation, impact – In pictures: Professor Alice Gast's eight years at Imperial College London.

Candid conversations on identity and representation – Celebrating 100 guests on Imperial As One's weekly interview series, Belonging.

Diversifying Imperial's art – Meet the artists behind Imperial’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Portrait Prize.

Meet the masterminds – Imperial’s University Challenge team talk us through the competition, from speedy buzzing, to bonus rounds and Buffy the bat.

I’m an Imperial Woman in Finance - Three alumni of our Finance Master’s programmes share their stories.

Imperial’s entrepreneurial women - Meet the trailblazers who are breaking biases and turning their ideas into successful businesses.

My identity is my pride - This LGBT+ History Month, five staff and students share their experiences of being part of Imperial’s LGBTQ+ community.

Shaping student spaces – From reimagined study areas to revamped social spots, we explore student space renovations at Imperial.

Older stories

Three Wise Women – This festive period Three Wise Women from the Faculty of Medicine share the gift of wisdom.

A nuclear history – As the remaining staff leave the Imperial Reactor Centre, we explore the past and future of the College's nuclear research.

A campus in constant evolution – Transforming South Kensington for staff, students, and the public.

Going for gold – The history of Imperial and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

In our own words – Imperial staff member share what they’ve learnt about their own mental wellbeing during lockdown.

ImperialWomen – To mark Women@Imperial Week, meet five women leaders at the College who are changing the world.

Learning from a pandemic – Meet the Imperial teachers and students reshaping education.

Flights of fantasy – Imperial's science fiction library is a unique window on our world – past, present and future.

We can do more – Discrimination and inequality must be challenged at all levels, and Imperial is playing its part.

FGM in focus – Exploring Imperial’s community-centred approach to empowering conversations around female genital mutilation. 

Seeing is believing and believing is seeing – From hologram lectures to the gamification of pure maths, technology is transforming teaching at Imperial.

Frontline insights – Moving stories of Imperial academics at the centre of the NHS response to COVID-19.

Body parts – How Imperial's community of innovators are bringing the human body into the 21st-century.

More than meets the eye – Five Imperial staff and students with invisible disabilities share their stories.

The cat that got the cream – As Felix turns 70, some of the student newspaper's leading players – past and present – give us their stories behind the headlines.

Clean reaction – We meet the people who plan to change the world with green chemistry.