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Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research

Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research
Description
Paul Thompson is an invited speaker at a one-day seminar on 'Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research' at the University of Hertfordfshire on Monday 27 June.
Date:
27/06/2016

Sinclair Lecture 2016

Sinclair Lecture 2016
Description
The 11th Sinclair Lecture was delivered by Professor Michaela Mahlberg, Chair in Corpus Linguistics and Director of the Centre for Corpus Research.
Date:
22/06/2016

Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad

Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad
Description
With exam season at an end, second year students that have opted to take a Year Abroad are starting to set off to towns and cities all across the world. This year's cohort are the first to fully benefit from the new "Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad" resource.
Date:
20/06/2016

100% satisfaction in the National Student Survey

100% satisfaction in the National Student Survey
Description
The Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics received a score of 100% overall satisfaction on the most recent National Student Survey.
Date:
13/06/2016

Sinclair Lecture 2016

Sinclair Lecture 2016
Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg, Chair in Corpus Linguistics and Director of the Centre for Corpus Research, will deliver the annual Sinclair Lecture on Monday 20 June 2016.
Date:
09/06/2016

Guardian League Tables 2017

Guardian League Tables 2017
Description
BA English Language at the University of Birmingham stands at 6th place in the newly released Guardian League Tables.
Date:
24/05/2016

Pint of science

Pint of science
Description
Paula Pérez-Sobrino will participate in Pint of Science - Logroño (Spain) with her talk "Everyday creativity: Metaphor & Advertising".
Date:
24/05/2016

Exploring the mind through music

Exploring the mind through music
Description
Dr Paula Pérez-Sobrino is invited as Science Fellow to the "Exploring the Mind Through Music" workshop at Rice University.
Date:
24/05/2016

Professor Jeannette Littlemore awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship

Professor Jeannette Littlemore awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship
Description
Professor Jeannette Littlemore (PI), Dr Paula Perez-Sobrino (Post-doctoral Fellow) and Dr David Houghton (Co-I) have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship, for the project 'Exploring Multimodal Metaphor and Metonymy in Advertising' (EMMA).
Date:
19/05/2016

International recognition

International recognition
Description
Professor Jeannette Littlemore has been appointed as Distinguished Professor at the Open University, Hong Kong.
Date:
17/05/2016
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