Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:54:00 GMT
Staff 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.
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:15:00 GMT
Applications 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.
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:16:00 GMT
This 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.