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Professor David Sugarman speaking at Symposium on 'Perspectives on Legal Education Research'

Date: 18 September 2015

Professor David Sugarman will be speaking  at the Legal Education Research Network's (LERN) symposium& ... Read more»


Professor David Sugarman co-authors new book

Date: 17 September 2015

Professor David Sugarman has co-authored a new book 'Stopping Rape: Towards a Comprehensive Policy'. The need to stop rape is pressing and, since it i ... Read more»


Legal Life Writing: Marginalised Subjects and Sources - A Workshop and Book Launch

Date: 17 September 2015

The workshop and book launch will take place on Tuesday 20th October 2015, 4-6pm in the Moot Court Room, 7th Floor, New Academic Building, ... Read more»


Lancaster rises in World University Rankings

Date: 15 September 2015

Lancaster University has risen 39 places to be ranked 121 in the QS World University Rankings. 3,539 universities were considered in the ranking ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak interviewed on the Real News network

Date: 11 September 2015

On 11th September 2011, Professor Ruth Wodak was interviewed by the Real News network on European right-wing populism and the refugee crisis. ... Read more»


11 talks and 2 colloquia by LAEL staff and students at Task-Based Language Teaching conference

Date: 16-18 September 2015

Cutting-edge LAEL research in SLA, language testing, and phonetics widely disseminated at the Task-Based Language Teaching conference in Le ... Read more»


Catherine Spooner writes in The Conversation on why 'Goths just wanna have fun'

Date: 8 September 2015

Dr. Catherine Spooner (English and Creative Writing) has written a post for The Conversation website which speaks about Goths, the stereotypes wh ... Read more»


Professor Sharon Ruston receives Leadership Fellowship

Date: 7 September 2015

The life and letters of a British scientist "one of the foremost of his day" will be used as a lens to examine the relationship between sc ... Read more»


Chinese translation of Paul Chilton's latest book: Language, Space and Mind. The Conceptual Geometry

Date: 2 September 2015

Cambridge University Press have confirmed they will be publishing the Chinese translation of Paul Chilton's latest book, Language, Space and Mind ... Read more»


New Swedish study will replicate LAEL's 'Metaphor in End-of-Life Care' project

Date: 2 September 2015

A team at Linnaeus University in Sweden are embarking on a study entitled 'Metaphor in Palliative Cancer Care'. The Swedish study is modelled on ... Read more»


Jonathan Culpeper honoured with special issue of Journal of Pragmatics

Date: 1 September 2015

Jonathan Culpeper’s contributions to the field of pragmatics have been honoured recently by a Festschrift in a special issue of the Journal of Pragm ... Read more»


Paul Baker interviewed for Radio 4

Date: 25 August 2015

Paul Baker was interviewed about the secret language Polari by Stephen Fry on Fry's English Delight, Radio 4. ... Read more»


English Professor features on BBC Radio 4 programme

Date: 25 August 2015

Professor Sally Bushell has featured on BBC Radio 4's "Natural Histories" programme speaking about the influence of daffodils and how Words ... Read more»


Research Student Shaimaa El Naggar in AHRC funded-project on social design

Date: 25 August 2015

Research Student Shaimaa El Naggar acts as a Researcher in the AHRC funded project “Design Research Get Lost: An asset-based approach to suppo ... Read more»


Lancaster University come 5th in Jessup Mooting Competition

Date: 21 August 2015

A team of students from the Law School participated in the Philip C. Jessup Mooting Court Competition this year, reaching the quarterfinal. The team d ... Read more»


Viva Congratulations

Date: 20 August 2015

Very many congratulations to Cormack O’Keeffe who successfully defended his thesis today. The award of PhD will follow,  subject to any c ... Read more»


Dr Lu Xu's research referred to in the House of Lords

Date: 20 August 2015

Dr Lu Xu's research has been referred to in the House of Lords. His research 'Commonhold development in practice’ in Warren Barr (ed), Modern Studie ... Read more»


Article by Lancaster academic appears on Guardian website

Date: 18 August 2015

An article written by Dr Emmanuel Tsekleves, a Senior Lecturer in Design Interactions in LICA, has appeared on the Guardian website.  The piece t ... Read more»


Satya Savitzky in The Conversation on the expansion of the Suez Canal

Date: 18 August 2015

Satya examines the economic, symbolic and ecological significance of the Suez's Canal's recent expansion. ... Read more»


Panos Athanasopoulos interview on bilingual brain benefits

Date: 18 August 2015

Panos Athanasopoulos was recently interviewed about his research on the bilingual brain on Australia's national broadcaster ABC, and on Germany's na ... Read more»



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