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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»


Latest newsletter from the Regional Heritage Centre

Date: 3 March 2015

E-NEWSLETTER, February 2015 Welcome to the latest e-newsletter from the Department of History's Regional Heritage Centre. You are welcome to ... Read more»


Press Release: Painting a Brighter Future for Older People

Date: 3 March 2015

A ground-breaking project investigating the impact of painting in combatting social isolation and loneliness among older people is being undertaken ... Read more»


Lancaster University Law School at the Jessup Mooting Competition

Date: 1 March 2015

A team from Lancaster University Law School competed in the UK rounds of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition on 27 Feb ... Read more»


Stuart Kirby part of N8 Research team awarded funding to investigate and develop policing policy and

Date: 27 February 2015

Dr Stuart Kirby is part of the N8 Police Researching Partnership research team who have been awarded £6.6m to develop policing policy, practice a ... Read more»


Press Release: Why Schools and Education Chiefs need to be more on their Game

Date: 27 February 2015

Classroom curriculums may need to be altered to incorporate computer games as a major part of school learning, according to a leading UK academic. ... Read more»


Julia Gillen's Invited Lecture at the University of Stavanger

Date: 25 February 2015

Julia Gillen is giving an invited lecture: "Overcoming obstacles of space and time to Literacy Studies: from writing on early twentieth century postca ... Read more»


Dr Karenza Moore invited speaker at BSA 'Alcohol Explorations

Date: 25 February 2015

Dr Karenza Moore is an invited speaker on 26th February in London speaking mixed methods research on the night-time economy at a British Sociologica ... Read more»


Press Release: New North-West Network Looks To Strengthen German Understanding

Date: 23 February 2015

A new group has been set up in the North West to promote all things German in the region. The Northwest German Network is an initiative ... Read more»


Press Release: Ashington Meets the Aboriginal World

Date: 23 February 2015

People from a former Northumberland pit village will head Down Under next month (March) to visit Aboriginal communities in Queensland, in a bid ... Read more»


NGO in Residence Scheme featured in 'University Business'

Date: 20 February 2015

A profile piece on the FASS Enterprise Centre's 'NGO in Residence' scheme and our current resident, Lisa Atkinson from Safe Child Africa, has appeared ... Read more»


New Peer-to-Peer Deaf Literacy project in India, Ghana and Uganda funded by ESRC/DFID.

Date: 19 February 2015

This project, properly titled "Literacy development with deaf communities using sign language, peer tuition, and learner-generated online content: s ... Read more»


Centre Symposium at the KEYCIT 2014 Conference

Date: 17 February 2015

Three members of the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning (Dr Sue Cranmer, Professor Don Passey and Professor Colin Rogers) joined with colleagues ... Read more»


Press Release: Romantic Wordsworth Meets His Waterloo

Date: 17 February 2015

Historically important manuscripts of William Wordsworth's war poetry will be on display at a major exhibition to mark the bi-centenary of the Battl ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak gives Public Lecture at

Date: 16 February 2015

Ruth Wodak is invited to give the annual public lecture at the celebration of the WWTF (Wiener Fonds fur Technologie und Wissenschaft), in one of ... Read more»


Press Release: Lancaster Locals Share Inspiring Life Stories

Date: 16 February 2015

Lovers of the spoken word are being encouraged to share their stories of being young at heart, as the successful 'Stories at the Storey' series ... Read more»


ECW Careers Day, February 2015

Date: 12 February 2015

On 11 February, the English Department, in conjunction with FASS Enterprise, hosted a careers event for its students that boasted an array of s ... Read more»


Free online learning course on 'Dyslexia and language teaching'

Date: 10 February 2015

Our department is pleased to announce a free online learning course on 'Dyslexia and language teaching' which runs from 20th April - 17th May 2015. ... Read more»


Lancaster History student shortlisted for national award!

Date: 10 February 2015

Two 3rd year History students, Hayley Mars and Lee Dickson, were selected by the British Conference for Undergraduate Research to present their work ... Read more»


Don Passey presents at the BETT show

Date: 9 February 2015

BETT - the British Educational Technologies and Training show - is an annual event held in London, this year in ExCel. It attracts thousands of visito ... Read more»



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