Newcastle-Durham Workshop with focus on translation in Modern Languages Teaching
Time/Date: 15th September 2014, 10:00 - 15:00
On 15th September 2014, the second Newcastle University/Durham University’s Workshop in Language Learning and Teaching “Sharing Good Practice” took place with a focus on the role of translation in Modern Language Teaching. Co-organised by Dr JC Penet (Newcastle) and Mrs Christine Bohlander (Durham), the Workshop brought together experts in Language Learning and Teaching from both institutions.
School of Modern Languages and the Confucius Institute co-organised annual conference
Location: Newcastle University
Time/Date: 3rd September 2014 - 5th September 2014,
Talk to be held on 28th July by the Confucius Institute
Location: Percy Building, Newcastle University
Time/Date: 28th July 2014, 16:00 - 18:30
The Research Seminars will commence with a talk by Professor Sun Yifeng, Lingnan University, Hong Kong, focusing on the complexities of Translation Studies in China.
Delegation comes to SML as part of Erasmus and Twinning Visit
Location: Lit and Phil
Time/Date: 7th July 2014, 17:30 - 19:00
This event is one of several to mark the 60th anniversary of the twinning between Nancy and Newcastle, and the 100th anniversary of the start of WW1. A large delegation from Nancy will be attending this and other related events from 7-9 July. Delegates will be met by Professor Máire Cross, Head of French, and be given a tour of the School of Modern Languages by Dr Sandra Salin, responsible for the Erasmus Exchange with Nancy.
Dr Leung to exhibit new artwork following success of figure paintings display.
Location: University Gallery, Northumbria University
Time/Date: 7th July 2014 - 14th July 2014,