09 FebStaff and students asked 'What makes a book silent?' This travelling exhibition is a copy of a collection assembled in 2012 by iBbY members from across five continents as part of a powerful response to the influx of refugees arriving on the tiny Mediterranean island of Lampedusa.
08 FebOn the 18th and 19th January 2018, the University of Glasgow hosted a two day research symposium ‘Cognitive Approaches to Language in Education’ which was part of the BAAL/Routledge research seminar series.
18 DecApplications for an ESRC-SDS PhD Studentship at Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change were invited internationally through jobs.ac.uk and the recruitment process completed earlier in 2017– see Blog post from March 29 for grant details. The successful candidate, Petri Simonen, started a four-year program of research in October 2017.
05 DecThis award was for initiatives which demonstrated change outside of the academy, proactively targeting underserved audiences and are innovative in their design – all things which Activate achieves; therefore it was a fantastic result to get this award which recognises the contribution it plays in working alongside communities trying to make a difference.
20 FebThe Educational Leadership and Policy RTG are hosting a seminar on 27th February 2018 from 12 noon to 2 pm in room 224, St Andrew's Building.
29 JanWe are pleased to announce that the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, will deliver the 2018 Cardinal Winning Lecture on the morning of Saturday 3rd March 2018
07 FebThursday 22 March 2018 St Andrew’s Building 17:00-18:30
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