Goodenough College Annual Fund Raises Largest Amount in Campaign History

Every autumn, Goodenough College organises a telephone campaign. Staffed entirely by College Members, the Campaign reaches out to our Alumni and friends to raise money for the College’s unique programme, our scholarships and bursary scheme and the upkeep of the College buildings. This year there was a particular focus on raising funds to provide emergency in year financial assistance to Members via The Mecklenburgh Fund.

Goodenough College Alumnus Dr Arkebe Oqubay awarded Japan’s highest decoration, the Order of Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star’ by Emperor Akihito of Japan

Goodenough College launches 2018 Annual telephone campaign

The time of year is upon us again. Every November we gather a team of 24 Members who spend three weeks calling Alumni around the world. The campaign aim is to raise vital funds for the College and to re-connect Alumni with life in Mecklenburgh Square.

Goodenough College and the Worshipful Company of World Traders set new world record!

The Goodenough College is delighted to announce that we hosted the Worshipful Company of World Traders in a successful attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the “most nationalities in a simultaneous popular music sing-along”.

Scholarships for Canadians to live at Goodenough for 2019/20 now open

The London Goodenough Association of Canada (“LGAC”) has opened applications for its Scholarships for Canadian students seeking to live at Goodenough College for the 2019-20 academic year.

Goodenough College publishes 2018's Annual Review

Goodenough College has published its 2017 Annual Review celebrating another fantastic year of life here at the college. 

Founder's Day 2018

On Thursday 4th October, Goodenough College opened the Academic Year with your annual celebration of Founders' Day. This year was the 87th anniversary of the opening of Goodenough College by our Founder, Frederick Craufurd Goodenough. To quote from our history: ‘Time begins on 4th October 1931, the day on which the first residents of London House arrived’ 

Goodenough College welcomes Rebecca Matthews as new College Director

On October 1st the College welcomed Rebecca Matthews as Director, succeeding Major General Andrew Ritchie in the role. 

Goodenough College retains Best Specialist Accommodation in national Student Housing Survey Awards

Goodenough College has again been recognised in the 2018 National Student Housing Survey.

Goodenough College Alumni Completes #thelongswim

Goodenough College Alumni, Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh (WGH 05-06) has completed The Long Swim.

Goodenough College Welcomes the Lord Mayor

On the 23rd July we were privileged enough to host a Garden Reception for the Lord Mayor of London, his Sheriffs, and the Aldermen and Common Councilmen of the City Corporation to mark the College refreshing our historic links with the City of London. 

Goodenough College announces appointment of Rebecca Matthews to succeed Andrew Ritchie as Director in October 2018

The Board of Governors of Goodenough College is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Rebecca Matthews as Director of the College to succeed Andrew Ritchie with effect from 1 October 2018.

Introducing the Goodcast!

Applications to live at Goodenough College for 2018-2019 are now open!

Goodenough College Director to retire in 2018

The Governors of Goodenough College wish to announce that Major General Andrew Ritchie will be retiring from his role as Director of the College at the end of August 2018 after 12 years in post. 

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