Northern universities to tackle transport emissions

Northern universities to tackle transport emissions

23 May 2019

Social scientists from FASS are part of a new research network of northern universities, led by the University of Leeds, to find new ways to rapidly decarbonise UK transport.

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Lancaster University graduate in running for prestigious poetry position

Lancaster University graduate in running for prestigious poetry position

23 May 2019

Andrew McMillan, a Lancaster University graduate, is one of three candidates standing for election as Oxford University seeks to appoint a new Professor of Poetry.

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Prestigious award nomination for Lancaster Castle online course

Prestigious award nomination for Lancaster Castle online course

30 April 2019

Lancaster University History Department’s first ever on-line course ‘Lancaster Castle and Northern English History: the View from the Stronghold’ was a runner-up in a national ‘Learning on Screen’ award. It was one of four nominees in the ‘Online Education Resource’ category – up against the BBC and two other universities.

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Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka

Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka

24 April 2019

Revd Dr Anderson Jeremiah (PPR) was interviewed on France 24 about the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka and the recent targeting of Christians in the country.

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FASS academic selected to undertake research by Commission for Countering Extremism

FASS academic selected to undertake research by Commission for Countering Extremism

9 April 2019

Dr Benjamin Lee, a Senior Research Associate in the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion has been selected to contribute research to a first-of-its-kind study into the scale of extremism in our country.

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Repeat removals of children

Repeat removals of children

5 April 2019

Claire Mason (Sociology) appeared on BBC Radio Four Woman's Hour on 4th April to take part in a panel discussion on mothers who face multiple removals of their children.

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