FASS in the News
21 September 2020
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.
17 September 2020
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.
16 September 2020
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.
7 September 2020
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.
3 September 2020
Police data, gathered together for the first time using the Freedom of Information Act, highlights the extent of a ‘hidden’ serious sexual offence. Research led by Dr Siobhan Weare from Lancaster University Law School into the figures has been published in the British Journal of Criminology.
20 August 2020
Even during lockdown, Lancaster University academics have continued to share their expertise locally, nationally and globally. Experts, including a number from FASS, have given interviews about the developing Covid-19 situation as well as research findings and other breaking news stories.