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Social Work ranked 1st in The Complete University Guide 2016

Date: 30 April 2015

Lancaster University's Social Work degree has been ranked 1st nationally out of 77 UK universities in the Complete University Guide for 2016 ... Read more»


New issue of the department's online magazine

Date: 30 April 2015

The latest issue of the History Department’s online magazine, Clio50, has just been released. This issue contains articles on, among others, t ... Read more»


Congratulations to Bruce Bennett

Date: 28 April 2015

Our congratulations go out to Dr Bruce Bennett of LICA and CeMoRe who has been awarded a 12-month Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship (from Septembe ... Read more»


Claire Waterton to host session at conference of the Society for the Social Studies of Science

Date: 27/04/2015

  Claire Waterton is teaming up with Raoni Rajao (Prof of Social Studies of Science and Technology, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Br ... Read more»


Professor Wynne - The Other Side of the GM Story

Date: 27 April 2015

Brian Wynne lobbys for the media to publicise ‘The Other Side of The GM Story’: ... Read more»


Julia Gillen keynote speaker at the Exeter Graduate School of Education Research Conference 2015

Date: 28 April 2015

On 28th April Julia Gillen is the keynote speaker at the Graduate School of Education Annual Research Conference at the University of Exeter. She will ... Read more»


Work Experience Opprtunity for FASS Studemts - with BBC Radio Humberside

Date: 24 April 2015

Work Experience Opportunities at BBC Radio Humberside (Hull) The BBC may be able to offer a small number of unpaid student work experience oppor ... Read more»


Outstanding Contribution Award for FASS Enterprise Officer

Date: 24 April 2015

We are very pleased to announce that our Enterprise Officer, Joe Buglass, has received one of the 2015 Staff Awards.The Staff Awards recognise and cel ... Read more»


Exploring "lad" cultures in Higher Education

Date: 24 April 2015

Research which explores “lad” cultures in Higher Education was reported by Times Higher Education on April 23rd 2015.  Professor Carolyn Ja ... Read more»


Summer internship opportunity 2015

Date: 22 April 2015

A great opportunity for a paid internship at Lancaster University has been announced for this Summer, please see the details below: LuCiD is an ... Read more»


Brett Bligh seminar: thinking socially about Learning Spaces

Date: 21 April 2015

Brett Bligh has presented an hour-long videoconference seminar summarising some of his work on Learning Spaces to an audience of academics and Univers ... Read more»


Lancaster-Ghana UG Ambassadors scheme 2015

Date: 19 April 2015

On the 22 March 2015, 18 students and 3 staff travelled to Lancaster University's campus in Accra, Ghana as part of the Lancaster-Ghana UG Ambassadors ... Read more»


Elena Semino gives keynote lecture at 4th Conference of the European Narrative Network

Date: 18 April 2015

Elena Semino gives keynote lecture at the 4th Conference of the European Narrative Network in Ghent.ABSTRACT Both met ... Read more»


New Book and film: Cargomobilities edited by Birtchnell, Savitzky and Urry

Date: 17 April 2015

Cargomobilities: Moving Materials in a Global Age Edited by Thomas Birtchnell, University of Wollongong, Australia, Satya Savitzky, University of Lan ... Read more»


50 New Political Minds for the Next 50 Years

Date: 16 April 2015

Call for Applications for a 3 day residential research workshop run by the Richardson Institute, to be held 25-27 August 2015 at Lancaste ... Read more»


Exhibition: Wordsworth, War & Waterloo

Date: 16 April 2015

Exhibition: Wordsworth, War & Waterloo.  The Wordsworth Museum, >Grasmere, Cumbria. 16 March 2015 - 1 November 2015 >  & ... Read more»


MLEARN project presented at Mobile Learning conference 2015

Date: 15 April 2015

Mobile learning has been a focus of educational interest for more than a decade. There is a conference devoted to the topic that is run annually. ... Read more»


Presentation of Project "Children of Survivors" - "Kinderjause"

Date: 14 April 2015

On 14 April, the project "Kinderjause - from marginalisation to the centre of society?" will be presented at the Diplomatic Academy in Vienn ... Read more»


New book from sociology alumnus

Date: 14 April 2015

After academic collaborations such as After the Car (2009 with John Urry), Lancaster Sociology and Centre for Mobilities Research alumnus Kingsley Den ... Read more»


Press Release: Professional Women who Pay for Sexual Services

Date: 13 April 2015

British women are paying for sexual services because they want great sex, are too busy for relationships or do not want to have a conventional r ... Read more»



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