Glasgow Uni's Annual Humanities Postgrad Event - Wed 23 April 2014

Oh! The Humanities: Glasgow Uni's Annual Humanities Postgrad Event - Wed 23 April 2014

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Necessary Connections workshop on 2 and 3 May 2014

Contributors: Philipp Blum (Barcelona); Campbell Brown (Glasgow); Fabrice Correia (Neuchâtel); Ghislain Guigon Geneva), Katherine Hawley (St. Andrews) Fraser MacBride (Glasgow); Benjamin Schnieder (Hamburg)

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AHRC PhD Studentship Announcement: Making and Selling Singer Sewing Machines: A Local History of a Global Commodity

The University of Glasgow’s School of Humanities, in partnership with West Dunbartonshire Council Libraries and Cultural Services, are pleased to announce TWO three-year PhD Studentships under the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) Scheme, to begin 1 October 2014.

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Studentship for new MSc Programme in Gender History 2014-15

Applications are invited from candidates admitted to a new MSc Programme in Gender History at the University of Glasgow for a studentship for the academic session 2014-15.

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PhD Studentship Announcement: ‘Latin and Latin Culture in Scotland’

The University of Glasgow’s School of Humanities is pleased to announce a three-year PhD Studentship to begin 1 October 2014 in History and Classics.

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Two new blogs have been launched in History.

Two new History blogs have been launched.

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Professor Dauvit Broun's inaugural lecture was held on 12 November 2013 - now available on YouTube

Professor Dauvit Broun's inaugural lecture was held on 12 November 2013 - now available on YouTube

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Glasgow University Library: Major donation to Italian history collections

Dr Maud Bracke secures donation to Glasgow University Library by Professors Judith and Stephen Hellman (York, Toronto) of material relating to 20th-century Italian history, politics and culture.

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Five Royal Society of Edinburgh grants have been awarded.

5 awards from the Royal Society of Edinburgh grants, to Lynn Abrams & Marina Moskowitz (History), Callum Brown (History), Ben Colburn & Hugh Lazenby (Philosophy), Geraldine Parsons (Celtic & Gaelic), Jan Stenger (Classics)

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A series of inaugural lectures in 2013-14

A series of inaugural lectures in 2013-14

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The deadline for AHRC and College Scholarship competitions is Monday 13 January 2014.

For further details please check the College of Arts' website: http://www.gla.ac.uk/colleges/arts/graduateschool/fundingopportunities/

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A series of inaugural lectures in 2013-14

A series of inaugural lectures in 2013-14

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Neach-cuideachaidh Corpais (4 dreuchdan)

Thèid thu an sàs ann an obair aig àrd-ìre co-cheangailte ris a’ phròiseact, Corpas na Gàidhlig, a tha mar phàirt den phròiseact Dàta airson Stòras na Gàidhlig

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Deadline extended! Suffering Project funded PhD Studentship for 2013-2016

This studentship is part of the project The Value of Suffering: An Interdisciplinary Investigation of the Nature, Meaning and Role of Affective Experience. The award is a fully-funded PhD studentship.

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Robert the Bruce letter scores major media success

The discovery of a letter in the British Library, written by Robert the Bruce to Edward II of England, sheds new light on the relationship between Scotland and England in the run up to the Battle of Bannockburn.

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Election of Dauvit Broun to the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Scotland's national academy, and of Chris Dalglish to Fellowship of the Young Academy for outstanding Early Career Researchers

Election of Dauvit Broun to the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Scotland's national academy, and of Chris Dalglish to Fellowship of the Young Academy for outstanding Early Career Researchers

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AHRC Collaborative PhD Studentship Announcement: ‘Ground-breaking: Community Heritage in Glasgow’s allotments’

The University of Glasgow’s School of Humanities and School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, in partnership with the Scottish Allotments and Gardens Society (SAGS), are pleased to announce a three-year PhD Studentship under the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) Scheme, to begin 1 October 2013.

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Funding for our Archives related postgraduate programmes

The National Archives is offering two bursaries in 2013 to individuals who are passionate about embarking on a career in the archives sector.

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The SRC Student Teaching Awards for 2012-13 reflected very well on the School of Humanities / Sgoil nan Daonnachdan.

The SRC Student Teaching Awards for 2012-13 reflected very well on the School of Humanities / Sgoil nan Daonnachdan.

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Dalrymple Lectures Monday 18th - 21st Feb 2013

Dalrymple Lectures Monday 18th - 21st Feb 2013

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The Gaelic Language Initiative

The Universityʼs first ever 5-year Gaelic Language Plan has been approved by the national development agency for Gaelic, Bòrd na Gàidhlig, and will be launched in early 2013

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New History appointments

4 new History appointments

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New Deputy Head of School

Dr Jeremy Huggett has agreed to act as Deputy Head of the School of Humanities

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Hume Brown Prize in Scottish History

This year’s joint winner of the Hume Brown Prize in Scottish History (for the best first book in Scottish History) is Steven Reid for his Humanism and Calvinism: Andrew Melville and the Universities of Scotland, 1560-1625 (Ashgate 2011).

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Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7

Over seventy papers were delivered at Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7 which was hosted by Celtic and Gaelic between 21 and 23 August 2012.

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Vox Populi

In a landmark series of seminars running from September 2012 to May 2013 the Centre for Scottish and Celtic Studies will offer a unique perspective on how the “voice of the people” has been heard in Scotland since medieval times.

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Scottish medieval history documents put online

Thousands of the oldest documents in Scotland's history are being made public through an online database charting life in the Middle Ages.

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An t-Ollamh Urramach Ruaraidh MacThòmais (1921–2012)

We heard the sad news of the death last week of Emeritus Professor Derick Thomson (Ruairidh MacThòmais).

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Soillse PhD Scholarship 2012

Applications are sought for a funded PhD at the University of Glasgow as part of the Soillse research network on the topic of ‘Urban Gaelic Communities’. Deadline for applications Friday 18 May 2012

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Awards and Recognitions

Awards and Recognitions

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