Wednesday 21 January 2015

Sunday 14 December 2014

Thursday 11 December 2014

Friday 05 December 2014

  • Reading the ruins: School of Advanced Study launches new project

    School of Advanced Study

    While ruins are part of the world around us, we rarely stop to think what significance they have, who might use them and might claim them as their own, or how are they represented in a variety of media, across cultures and over time. A new interdisciplinary research project run by the School of... read more

  • Poets who will not be lost in translation

    Institute of Modern Languages Research

    Writing a good poem can be difficult, and doing it in a second language more so. Yet more than 180 people, including school students, rose to that challenge from the Institute of Modern Languages Research (a member of the School of Advanced Study), the British Museum and the German Academic... read more

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Wednesday 19 November 2014

Monday 17 November 2014

  • 'Being Human' illuminates the humanities at Senate House

    School of Advanced Study

    Thousands of people across the UK flocked to the start of Being Human, the UK’s first national festival of the humanities, which opened on 15 November with a staggering 46 public events. They are just part of a major programme of more than 150 free talks, workshops, exhibitions and... read more

Wednesday 12 November 2014

  • Digital humanities boost for the School of Advanced Study

    School of Advanced Study

    The University of London’s School of Advanced Study (SAS), has appointed its first chair in digital humanities. Professor Lorna Hughes joins SAS from her current post as University of Wales chair in digital collections and will take up her new position on 1 February 2015. Professor Hughes,... read more

  • IALS to host new Centre for Law and Information Policy

    Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

    The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) has launched an ambitious plan to boost its research into data law and policy. By creating the new Centre for Law and Information Policy (CLIP), IALS will extend its research looking at the ways in which law both restricts and enables the sharing and... read more


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.