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Monday 18 August 2014

  • School of Advanced Study Signs Manifesto for Public Engagement

    School of Advanced Study

    The School of Advanced Study has become the latest signatory to the National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement’s (NCPE) Manifesto for Public Engagement. In doing so it acknowledges a longstanding commitment to engaging the public as part of its national mission to support, facilitate... read more

Tuesday 05 August 2014

  • Human Rights MA provides innovative pathways to Latin America

    Human Rights Consortium

    Students wanting to major in human rights in Latin America can now study on an innovative new Master’s pathway designed specifically for them. This pathway through the MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights is the product of a fresh collaboration between the Institutes of Latin... read more

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Monday 21 July 2014

Tuesday 01 July 2014

  • First ever distance learning masters in refugee studies launched

    Human Rights Consortium

    The Refugee Law Initiative (RLI) research centre at the University of London’s School of Advanced Study is pioneering a distance learning course on refugee and migration studies to play its part in addressing the problems caused by the escalating global refugee crisis. The new MA degree... read more

Friday 27 June 2014

  • Keep calm and learn the secret history of wartime slogans

    Institute of English Studies

    It’s hard to believe that a wartime slogan from 1939, which was never seen by the public, has been popularised 75 years later and is being used to sell everything from mugs to flight bags and baby clothes. ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ was one of three key messages created by Britain... read more

Wednesday 18 June 2014

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Monday 16 June 2014

  • Professor Colin Blakemore receives knighthood

    Institute of Philosophy

    Renowned neuroscientist Professor Colin Blakemore has been knighted in the Queen's Birthday honours for his groundbreaking research in vision and the development of the brain, and for his contribution to scientific policy and outreach. Currently director of the Centre for the Study of the... read more

Thursday 05 June 2014

  • Forthcoming conference: Legal and Judicial Legacies of Empire

    Institute of Commonwealth Studies

    The impact of Britain's legal legacy on the countries of the former empire will be analysed and discussed by some of the finest legal brains in the Commonwealth on Tuesday June 17 at Senate House. It’s the sixth in a series of conferences exploring the legacy of the British Empire for... read more

MA IN REFUGEE PROTECTION (DISTANCE)

Young girl gazing over rubble

The Refugee Law Initiative is pioneering a distance learning course on refugee and migration studies to play its part in addressing the problems caused by the escalating global refugee crisis.

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MAKE DO AND MEND

Section of original Ministry of Infromation 'Keep Calm and Carry On' poster

A new project hosted by the Institute of English Studies will analyse and digitise primary resources from the Ministry of Information located at Senate House during World War II.

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