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Thursday 06 March 2014

  • What Does Your Sense of Smell Mean to You?

    Institute of Philosophy

    Find out at the launch of Fifth Sense on Saturday March 15th 2014 Next time you tuck into a fragrant curry, sip a cup of coffee or glass of your favourite wine, or inhale a seductive perfume, consider the many amongst us who have lost their sense of smell and taste to disorders such as anosmia,... read more

Wednesday 26 February 2014

Wednesday 19 February 2014

  • Institute of Philosophy debate offers food for thought

    Institute of Philosophy

    The relationship between food and philosophy will be explored at an event to be held at the School of Advanced Study (SAS), University of London this week (February 21). Virtues of the Table: An Evening Discussion on Ethical issues raised by Food Choices is organised by the Institute of Philosophy... read more

Monday 17 February 2014

  • IMR films exceed 60,000 views on YouTube

    Institute of Musical Research

    The Institute of Musical Research (IMR) has received more than 60,000 views of its music research films on the School’s YouTube channel. Simultaneously the IMR’s series on the University of London’s iTunes U platform, in both audio and visual formats, has reached over 15,000... read more

Friday 14 February 2014

  • Trevor Reese Memorial Prize

    Institute of Commonwealth Studies

    The Institute of Commonwealth Studies is delighted to announce that the Trevor Reese Memorial Prize has been awarded to Philip J. Stern (Associate Professor of History, Duke University) for his monograph, The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundations of the British... read more


Man standing and looking at sunset through barbed wire fence

Bursaries are available for the longest-running interdisciplinary, practice-oriented human rights MA programme in the UK.



Parkour athlete sitting on Senate House roof reading a book

This November, the School, in partnership with the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy, will stage the UK’s first national festival of the humanities.