The first edition of the Japanese Section Newsletter, Japanese@Newcastle, has been published, summarizing some of the experiences students of Japanese in Newcastle have had over the last year - including reports from the Year Abroad. It has been edited by Harumi Cavanagh. Read it online
published on: 6th February 2014
AcademiaNet is a new academic internet portal sponsored by the Robert Bosch Foundation in conjuction with the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Humboldt Foundation. The aim is to raise the number of female academics in leading university and research positions. Read the interview with Henrike Lähnemann.
published on: 2nd February 2014
The Confucius Institute held its first large-scale celebrations to welcome the Year of The Horse with food, live dance and music performances and interactive dumpling-making activities.
published on: 1st February 2014
Applications now open for the Medical Spanish course this year. This popular course has been running successfully for 12 years. In addition to everyday Spanish, course participants learn to cope with working in a hospital environment during their elective in a Spanish speaking country.
published on: 24th January 2014
Future PGCE students: Enrol now! The Subject Knowledge Enhancement Course in German is a FREE and fully funded pre-Initial Teacher Training German language Subject Knowledge Enhancement course, for those who need to develop competence in German as a condition of entry to an ITT course.
published on: 23rd January 2014