Today, we greatly enjoyed hosting a wonderful group of colleagues and students from Ghent University for the inaugural Lancaster-Ghent symposium. The first event focused on “Discourse and Media”.
On Friday 24th February 2017, the department of Linguistics and English Language held an English Language Teaching (ELT) symposium in honour of Alan Waters, who worked in the department for many years and passed away in summer 2016.
We are pleased to announce that the Department of Linguistics and English Language has established a new partnership with the Department of Linguistics at Ghent University.
We are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership between the Department of Linguistics and English Language (LAEL) and Cambridge University Press (CUP).
On Saturday 4th March, Chris Hart gave a talk on metaphors, media and miners’ strike as part of the With Banners Held High event in Wakefield.
LAEL staff in second language learning, teaching and assessment have recently been awarded four different research grants by Educational Testing Service, The British Council in Bangladesh, and Trinity College London.
This week we enjoyed hosting a large delegation of academics and students from Lausanne University, one of our partner institutions.
We are pleased to announce the third run of the free online learning course on 'Dyslexia and language teaching’ between the Monday 24th April and Sunday 21st May 2017.
Three recently qualified Lancaster PhD graduates have been awarded 12-month Postdoctoral Fellowships to research issues facing the developing world.
We are pleased to announce that Ruth Wodak has recently been awarded the Austrian Book Prize for the 2016 German translation of The Politics of Fear - Politik mit der Angst.