Prof Judith Baxter publishes 'Using Languages Effectively' series for Women in Business
Professor Judith Baxter, Professor of Applied Linguistics at Aston University, has joined forces with the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) to launch the online series entitled ‘Using Language Effectively’. Click here to read more.
Freedom to Speak: Your Europe? Your Future? This event is being run by CCISC in partnership with the European Commission. The aim of the project is to engage young people from the Birmingham community using performances and open discussions to look at issues which affect them, primarily focusing on the impact of the European Union on their life chances. Click here to read more.
Dr Joanna Fitzgerald in Cape Group's Global Research
The global human capital research and advisory firm Cape Group are currently gathering input from leading practitioners and academics on cutting edge thinking and best practice in creating a more inclusive working environment for all employees. Click here to read more.
UNESCO English language day: English, speech and society
This seminar led by Dr. Urszula Clark, draws upon recent, Economic and Social Science Research Council (ESRC) funded research into the relationship between English and social, regional and national identities. Click here to read more.
Workshop: French as spoken in Brussels
This expert workshop marks the offical launch of the British Academy Project 'French as spoken in Brussels', led by Dr Emmanuelle Labeau (Aston) in collaboration with Dr Anne Dister (unversite St Louis, Brussels), and Prof. Florence Lefeubvre (Paris 3 - Sorbonne Nouvelle). Click here to read more.