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Sarah Kingston's research in the press - British women paying for sex

Date: 22 May 2015

Dr Sarah Kingston's research into women who pay for sex has been featured in articles in The Express newspaper - ... Read more»


Highly successful MOOC: Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching

Date: 19 May 2015

The recently run Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching Massive Open Online Learning Course attracted a record number of participants from all ... Read more»


Nuffield Council on Bioethics Report on 'Children and Clinical Research: Ethical Issues'

Date: 15 May 2015

Dr Sara Fovargue is a member of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics' working party for their project 'Children and Clinical Research: Ethical Issues'. T ... Read more»


New project exploring children and young people's experiences of gender

Date: 15 May 2015

Carolyn Jackson, Emma Renold (Cardiff University), Jessica Ringrose (IOE/UCL) and Sara Bragg (Brighton University) have just received funding from t ... Read more»


LICA Academic's Research Highlighted in Award-Winning Publication

Date: 14 May 2015

Commentary on workplace design published in the latest edition of Hays Journal, an award-winning publication reaching key human resources and rec ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak's latest book: The Politics of Fear, What Right-Wing Populist Discourses Mean

Date: 12 May 2015

Ruth Wodak's latest book,The Politics of Fear, What Right-Wing Populist Discourses Mean, will be published in September 2015 by Sage Publications ... Read more»


Lancaster Professor's stage play at Sheldonian Theatre Oxford

Date: 1 June 2015

On June 1st, collect-ifs theatre company are (as part of week of events sponsored by the University of Oxford) doing a performance&nbs ... Read more»


Lancaster Linguists win funding for their dream jobs

Date: 8 May 2015

Three Linguist students have won valuable NHS funding to complete Masters programmes which will enable them to become qualified Speech and Language ... Read more»


PPR at the Academy of Urban Superdiversity

Date: 7 May 2015

PPR at the Academy of Urban Superdiversity The Academy of Urban Super-Diversity took place at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences from 8- ... Read more»


Tineke Brunfaut awarded TOEFL Outstanding Young Scholar Award

Date: 7 May 2015

Dr Tineke Brunfaut from the Department of Linguistics and English Language has been selected to receive a prestigious internationa ... Read more»


Press Release: Striding Out to Help Africa's Vulnerable Children

Date: 6 May 2015

A Manchester-based international charity is marking a decade of working to protect vulnerable children in Africa with a historic midsummer chall ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak invited at Panel Discussion on 70 years after Liberation

Date: 4 May 2015

Ruth is invited to participate in a panel dedicated to "70=30=15" years after 1945, in Linz, Kepler Salon, to discuss Austria's coping with ... Read more»


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»



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