Events

Speaker: Professor Christine Skinner (Social Policy and Social Work, University of York). Christine’s presentation will focus on ‘Child Maintenance.’
Speakers: Professor Chris Forde (Leeds University Business School) & Professor Iain Clacher (Leeds University Business School)
Speaker: Dr Ruth Patrick (Social Policy and Social Work, University of York).
Speaker: Professor Iyiola Solanke (School of Law, University of Leeds). Iyiola’s will present on “Discrimination as a Virus.”

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This event has been funded through our Impact Acceleration Account’ – ‘Rapid Action’ Fund. This two-day event will explore current issues for the field of ‘English for Speakers of Other Languages’ (ESOL).   A two-day seminar to explore current issues for the field of English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), adult migrants in the…
Kalypso Nicolaidis talk will draw from her new crowd-funded book “Exodus, Reckoning, Sacrifice: Three Meanings of Brexit” Professor Kalypso Nicolaidis is one of the foremost experts on Brexit and on the EU. She has a “wise man” for the European Council and is currently chair of Oxford University Working Group on Brexit. Kalypso Nicolaidis talk…
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This workshop is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science (running 2-9 November). The FoSS celebrates some of the country’s leading social science research, demonstrating how the work of social scientists has an impact on all of our lives. What Makes People Happy at Work? Insights from Quantitative Data In this interactive, computer-based session,…
The Centre for Teaching Innovation and Scholarship Launch: ‘Beyond Employability – Pathways to Politics’   Programme 14.00 – 14.30 Opening Remarks. CTIS & POLIS’ agenda. Employability and beyond? 14.30 – 15.30 How to Change the World – Sarah-Louise Quinnell introduces UCL’s ‘How to Change the World’ module 15.30 – 16.00 POLIS based experiential learning. Reflections on experiential learning in POLIS…
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This event is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science (running 2-9 November). The FoSS celebrates some of the country’s leading social science research, demonstrating how the work of social scientists has an impact on all of our lives. Harnessing the Vital Role of Social Sciences in Addressing Contemporary Challenges – Leeds Social Sciences…
This event is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science (running 2-9 November). The FoSS celebrates some of the country’s leading social science research, demonstrating how the work of social scientists has an impact on all of our lives. What if…? Create Stories from your Favourite Texts This is an exciting workshop for young…
This workshop is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science (running 2-9 November). The FoSS celebrates some of the country’s leading social science research, demonstrating how the work of social scientists has an impact on all of our lives. Building our Future Leeds – an interactive game This workshop is based around an interactive…