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Lancaster University linguists will help improve global healthcare communication

Lancaster University linguists will help improve global healthcare communication

Lancaster University linguists are part of an initiative to build an international research and training hub in healthcare communication aimed at improving patient safety and practice quality globally.

What is a university degree for?

What is a university degree for?

Professor Paul Ashwin, from Educational Research, has called for a renewed focus on the educational purposes of undergraduate degrees in his new book Transforming University Education.

Ground-breaking study of care system in Scotland awarded £500,000

Ground-breaking study of care system in Scotland awarded £500,000

A research team, including Dr Linda Cusworth from the Centre for Child and Family Justice Research at Lancaster University, have been awarded a £500,000 grant from the Nuffield Foundation and a philanthropic donor to continue ground-breaking work to improve the lives of ‘looked after’ children.

FASS student winner of Undergraduate of the Year Award

FASS student winner of Undergraduate of the Year Award

Many congratulations to William Bowler from History who has won the First Generation Undergraduate of the Year Award 2020 at this year’s TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards.

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