PhD and Masters studentships under the AHRC Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership and under the ESRC North East Doctoral Training Centre. Read on...
published on: 5th November 2013
Last week the Staff-Student Committee had its first meeting of the year, with the new student Chair, Alistair Halliday and student Secretary, Charlotte Bailey-Wood. Around the table were student representatives from all of our main language courses (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish) and from all three Stages, as well as visitors from the Student Union (Education Officer) and the Faculty Student Representative.
published on: 3rd November 2013
As grand finale of this year’s poetry slam event with German author Christian Bartel 4 SML students won fame (and nice prizes!) in a poetry slam contest in Edinburgh against students from Edinburgh, St. Andrews and Aberdeen.
Lydia Conlin, Melissa Meadowcroft, Jack Nuttgens and Matthew Knapton read their own texts which they produced during a creative writing workshop with Christian Bartel the previous week.
published on: 27th October 2013
Fives minutes of glory for Loiana Leal, lecturer in Portuguese at the School of Modern Languages Newcastle - and some new insights into the World Cup in Brazil for listeners to BBC Newcastle! Listen to her and learn some handy phrases for going to Brazil!
published on: 18th October 2013
The Modern Languages Society 2013/14 is off to a good start - and they are all set to make it another successful year for the biggest society on campus. Have a look of what they are up to on the society's Facebook page. Good luck - alles Gute - bonne fortune!
published on: 5th October 2013