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MA & PhD bursaries available for study in October 2015

Date: 5 February 2015

The Department of Linguistics and English Lancaster is happy to announce that we have the following fees-only bursaries available for students joini ... Read more»


PhD Bursaries 2015/16

Date: 3 February 2015

The Faculty is offering a number of fees-only scholarships for students wishing to undertake PhD study. Awards will be made in the form of a fee wa ... Read more»


Latest newsletter from the Regional Heritage Centre

Date: 3 February 2015

E-NEWSLETTER, January 2015 Welcome to the latest e-newsletter from the Department of History's Regional Heritage Centre (incorporating the for ... Read more»


Press Release: Religion Not A Good Tool To Understanding Terrorists

Date: 3 February 2015

Religion should not be used to understand the motivations of terrorists, a leading researcher on radicalisation warned today. New researc ... Read more»


PhD student wins award for action research writing

Date: 29 January 2015

Education and Social Justice PhD student Jonathan Vincent was the joint winner of the "Education Action Research (EAR)/ CARN award for promising act ... Read more»


Win an iPad Air - Access Lancaster Essay Prize

Date: 26 January 2015

WIN an iPad Air - Access Lancaster History Essay Prize Applicants for 2015 entry who make Lancaster their 'firm' UCAS choice are eligible to e ... Read more»


Evelyn Sample publishes article based on MA dissertation

Date: 23 January 2015

Evelyn Sample, who completed her MA within Lancaster's TESOL programme in Hong Kong under supervision of Marije Michel, has published an article bas ... Read more»


Press Release: New Laws Will Have Little Impact On Domestic Abuse

Date: 22 January 2015

Government plans to 'strengthen the law on domestic abuse' will do little to halt the problem or protect victims, a UK lawyer has warned. Sio ... Read more»


LAEL accounts for 10 out of the top 30 Eprint downloads May 2013- Dec 2014

Date: 20 January 2015

Articles by members of staff in the Department of Linguistics and English Language account for 10 out of the top 30 Eprints downloaded from Lancaster ... Read more»


Press Release: University Works to Strengthen Links with Third Sector

Date: 19 January 2015

Charity worker Lisa Atkinson has taken up a new role as 'NGO in Residence' as Lancaster University works to strengthen links between Higher Educ ... Read more»


Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts - REF Results

Date: 16 January 2015

The Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts (LICA) is ranked 7th in the Times Higher Education Research Intensity Ranking, which is based on t ... Read more»


English Language and Literature at Lancaster 3rd for Research Power in the REF

Date: 15 January 2015

In the 2014 REF, Linguistics was submitted with English Literature and Modern Languages, the fourth largest unit in the sub-panel, and the only subm ... Read more»


New journal publication for research student Sten Hansson

Date: 15 January 2015

In the forthcoming issue of Discourse & Society, our PhD candidate Sten Hansson proposes a novel way of analysing how governments use language to ... Read more»


Press Release: Make A New Year Resolution To Share Your Story

Date: 14 January 2015

Organisers of a new chapter at Lancaster's Storey Institute are starting 2015 with a New Year's resolution - to rekindle the lost art of storytellin ... Read more»


Delphine Grass reviews Houellebecq's novel Soumission for The Conversation

Date: 14 January 2015

Delphine Grass's review of French author Michel Houellebecq's novel Soumission was just published in The Conversation. Delphine is a lecturer in Frenc ... Read more»


Researcher urges more help for care leavers in the justice system

Date: 14 January 2015

A pilot scheme to address the often-neglected needs of care leavers in the criminal justice system could play a vital part in a wider strategy to deal ... Read more»


Developing mobile learning pedagogies in classrooms

Date: 14 January 2015

MLEARN, a European Union (EU)-funded project, is exploring and promoting teacher development of mobile learning practices in four member states - The ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak Annual Faculty Lecture, University of Vienna

Date: 13 January 2015

Ruth is invited to hold the annual faculty lecture at the University of Vienna onPolitical Communication on the EUbackstage: results from discours ... Read more»


International Federation of Theatre Research

Date: 13 January 2015

Professor Elaine Aston, LICA, has been elected a Vice President of the International Federation of Theatre Research (IFTR), a world-leadingorganisat ... Read more»


Welcome to Lorna Holden, graduate intern on 'Metaphor in End of Life Care' project

Date: 11 January 2015

Lorna Holden, who obtained her BA in the LAEL in 2014, will work as graduate intern on the ESRC-funded project 'Metaphor in End of Life Care' for thre ... Read more»



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