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Educational Research leading on knowledge and student learning in higher education research centre

Date: 27 March 2015

The Department of Educational Research is playing a major part in a new research centre dedicated to the investigation of higher education and its fut ... Read more»

 

How Wordsworth was a war poet - Exhibition

Date: 26 March 2015

 A Lancaster academic from the Department of English and Creative Writing is co-curator of a major exhibition that portrays Wordsworth ... Read more»

 

Paul Farley - Lern Yerself Scouse

Date: 25 March 2015

 Lern Yerself Scouse Writer Paul Farley cooks a pot of Scouse for a party of eminent Liverpudlians to explore the complex flavours and disputed o ... Read more»

 

The Law School organises joint conference with top Chinese university

Date: 25 March 2015

On March 30th, 6 members of staff from the Law School will take part in a jointly organised conference with the Chinese University of Political Sc ... Read more»

 

Call for Papers - Conference on Hybrid Warfare and Minority Rights

Date: 25 March 2015

Call for Papers   Conference on Hybrid Warfare and Minority Rights   Centre for International Law and Human Rights Univers ... Read more»

 

Three Linguistics students attain funding to become NHS Speech and Language Therapists

Date: 26 March 2015

Elizabeth Martin, Eve Groarke and Jack Schofield, third year BA Hons students about to graduate in Summer 2015, have won valuable funding to enable ... Read more»

 

Naomi Tadmor awarded British Academy Senior Research Fellowship

Date: 23 March-April 2015

Professor Naomi Tadmor was awarded the British Academy/Leverhulme Senior Research Fellowship 2015-16, for her new project on Cultures of Settlement ... Read more»

 

Ruth Wodak, Friday Series, Georgetown University

Date: 20 March 2015

Ruth is invited to give a departmental lecture on Friday, March 20, on  Analyzing Narratives of Persecution, Flight and Survival. Children of A ... Read more»

 

Successful Launch of Regional Heritage Centre

Date: 20 March 2015

Saturday 7th March 2015 saw the official launch of the Regional Heritage Centre at Lancaster University. This was an opportunity to celebrate the Un ... Read more»

 

Launch of Education Report

Date: 18 March 2015

Professor Mary Hamilton (Educational Research) and Professor David Barton (Linguistics) participated in a reception at the House of Commons on Monda ... Read more»

 

Regional Heritage Bursary

Date: 18 March 2015

The History Department has one Regional Heritage Bursary to offer in 2015-16 from the Bampton and District Local History Society. The project will exp ... Read more»

 

Julia Gillen talking about writing on the Edwardian Postcard to the Local History Society, Chipping

Date: 17 March 2015

Julia Gillen is presenting a talk on Writing on Edwardian Postcards - to and from Lancashire to the Chipping Local History Society on 17th March. &nbs ... Read more»

 

GURT 2015 Ruth Wodak organizes invited panel

Date: 14 March 2015

Ruth Wodak was invited to organize a panel at GURT 2015, Georgetown University, Washington DC.The panel included 9 Speakers from 6 countries debating ... Read more»

 

Year 11 Essay Competition

Date: 10 March 2015

Year 11 Essay Competition Answer the following question in no more than 1000 words: 'A specific criminal offence of cyber-bullying needs ... Read more»

 

Year 12 Essay Competition

Date: 10 March 2015

Year 12 Essay Competition Answer the following question in no more than 1000 words: "People should be allowed to post whatever they ... Read more»

 

MA Language Testing student wins BALEAP dissertation award

Date: 5 March 2015

We are very pleased to announce that MA in Language Testing student Nikolay Gochev has won the BALEAP Masters dissertation award for his research look ... Read more»

 

Workshop on 'Troubled Families'

Date: 5 March 2015

One of our current postgraduates, Michael Lambert, recently organised a workshop on the coalition government's Troubled Families Programme. Read ... Read more»

 

European Schoolnet video of Sue Cranmer seminar

Date: 4 March 2015

Sue Cranmer was invited to give a talk about on Visually impaired young people's uses of digital technologies for learning at European Schoolnet in Br ... Read more»

 

Upcoming Keynote at the IFIP 2015 Conference

Date: 4 March 2015

Policy makers in England and Australia have now decided to include computer science in school curricula for pupils from 5 years of age. Teachers now n ... Read more»

 

Keynote by Ruth Wodak, RAGE Conference

Date: 4 March 2015

Ruth was invited ker at the RAGE Conference in Brussels, 4 March 2015. RAGE stands for "Populist Shifts, Rise of the Extreme Right and 'Othering' ... Read more»

 

 

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