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Don Passey and Sue Cranmer at EDUsummIT 2015

Date: 5 October 2015

Sue Cranmer and Don Passey both attended the EDUsummIT Conference in September 2015, in Bangkok, Thailand. The conference was jointly organised and ru ... Read more»


Remembering Günter Grass: German Studies Association of America, 1-4 Oct 2015

Date: 2 October 2015

DELC’s Senior Lecturer in German, Rebecca Braun, will contribute to a round-table with world-leading subject specialists assessing the legacy of ... Read more»


What’s the point of education if Google can tell us anything?

Date: 1 October 2015

Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning member Ibrar Bhatt has recently contributed a piece to The Conversation entitled What’s the point of educati ... Read more»


National Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats Launch

Date: 1 October 2015

Lancaster University is to lead the UK’s new centre for the development and use of economic and social science research to understand, mitigate an ... Read more»


Andrew Sayer wins Peter Townsend Prize

Date: 29 September 2015

Professor Andrew Sayer was awarded The Peter Townsend Prize 2015 for his book Why We Can't Afford the Rich (Policy Press, 2014) http://www.policy ... Read more»


LAEL research on metaphors and cancer on Science blog of Cancer Research UK

Date: 28 September 2015

The Science blog of Cancer Research UK has posted a piece on a talk by Elena Semino on metaphors and cancer, which was given at the charity's London h ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak interviewed in Die Zeit

Date: 24 September 2015

An interview with Ruth Wodak appeared in Die Zeit on 24th September 2015. Topics included the refugee crisis in Europe, right-wing populism and her ne ... Read more»


Linguistics at Lancaster rated 4th in the country

Date: 22 September 2015

Linguistics at Lancaster has been rated 4th in the country in The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide Subject Rankings.Earlier in the y ... Read more»


Welcome to CeMoRe visitor Camila Moraes

Date: 28 September 2015

CeMoRe is very pleased to welcome Camila Maria dos Santos Moraes who will be visiting CeMoRe and Sociology for the 2015-16 academic year.  She w ... Read more»


Christopher Hart plenary speaker at PCLA 2015

Date: 22 September 2015

Christopher Hart will give a plenary lecture on ‘point of view’ at the 2015 Polish Cognitive Linguistics conference in Lublin. Event details a ... Read more»


Viva Success

Date: 21 September 2015

Congratulations to Dr Jonathan Louw who successfully defended his thesis today. The award of PhD will follow,  subject to any corrections or am ... Read more»


PhD student Anne Murphy receives Impact & Knowledge Exchange Grant

Date: 19 September 2015

Anne Murphy, who is currently a PhD student in LAEL, has been funded by the Faculty's Impact & Knowledge Exchange Programme to ... Read more»


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»



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