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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»


Press Release: University Date for Acclaimed German poet

Date: 6 February 2015

An internationally-acclaimed German poet is making her debut at Lancaster University next month (March 2), as part of its innovative 'Authors an ... Read more»


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»



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