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Year abroad photo competition

Year abroad photo competition
Description
Eight photos have been shortlisted to best represent the range of expereinces Modern Languages students have on their year abroad. You can see them and vote for your favourite on the University website or on Facebook.
Date:
17/10/2013

University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study

University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study
Description
The University of Birmingham is one of six Midlands universities to benefit from a multi-million-pound partnership which will create hundreds of new postgraduate studentship opportunities across the region.
Date:
17/10/2013

Contemporary French poetic practice workshop

Contemporary French poetic practice workshop
Description
Emma Wagstaff, Lecturer in French, co-organised a research workshop at the Centre International de Poésie in Marseilles on 19-20 September 2013.
Date:
08/10/2013

Exploring the French Caribbean: Identity, Language and Memory

Exploring the French Caribbean: Identity, Language and Memory
Description
Dr Louise Hardwick writes for the 'Scholarship of Blackness' blog.
Date:
02/10/2013

Heroic imperialists in Africa: The promotion of British and French colonial heroes, 1870-1939

Heroic imperialists in Africa: The promotion of British and French colonial heroes, 1870-1939
Description
The latest book by Dr Berny Sèbe, lecturer in colonial and post-colonial studies.
Date:
25/09/2013

Birmingham announced as University of the Year

Birmingham announced as University of the Year
Description
The University of Birmingham has been named University of the Year 2014 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/09/2013

Life and work of Aimé Césaire

Life and work of Aimé Césaire
Description
This September, Dr Louise Hardwick travelled to the internationally renowned French conference centre in Cerisy-la-Salle, Normandy, to present a French paper on her latest research.
Date:
19/09/2013

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

Description
The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings.
Date:
10/09/2013

A perfect opportunity for a perfect end to a year in medieval Poitiers

A perfect opportunity for a perfect end to a year in medieval Poitiers
Description
Joint Honours Student Holly Wain on using her French and Art History skills to work for the journal Cahiers de civilisation médievale.
Date:
13/08/2013

The Malian presidential election

The Malian presidential election
Description
Dr Berny Sèbe reflects on the Malian presidential election: A new beginning or history repeating itself?
Date:
02/08/2013
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