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SSEES Centenary Year

The Centenary year of SSEES was launched at a reception on 14 January by UCL President and Provost, Professor Michael Arthur.  More...

Published: Jan 28, 2015 11:45:19 AM

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Published: Jan 27, 2015 10:25:53 AM

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Albanian Minister at SSEES

On 20 January Erion Veliaj, Albanian Minister of Social Welfare and Youth visited SSEES to discuss the matters of common interest with SSEES Director, Jan Kubik, Bojan Aleksov and Alexander Nash Fellow in Albanian Studies, Gezim Krasniqi. Two main topics of the conversation were immigration and the Albanian educational system. More...

Published: Jan 22, 2015 3:52:22 PM


Research Grant for Tomáš Cvrcek

Tomáš Cvrcek has been awarded a three-year research grant from the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (GACR) entitled “Schooling and Human Capital During Industrial Revolution: The Case of the Habsburg Empire, 1780-1914“.

Published: Jan 16, 2015 2:32:00 PM

PhD in History

Congratulations to Eleanor Janega who successfully defended her PhD thesis, ‘Milic of Kromeriz and Emperor Charles IV: Power, Preaching and the Church of Prague’. More...

Published: Jan 16, 2015 11:43:52 AM


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Call for papers: The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

Deadline extended to 23 February 2015  More...

Starts: Dec 15, 2014 5:00:00 PM

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Call for Papers: Achievements and Challenges for the Emerging Economies of Central Europe

Invitation for proposals to the Economics and Business Conference at UCL SSEES on 22 - 24 June 2015 More...

Starts: Jan 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM

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"A World Without NATO"

An influential line of argument has suggested that NATO is in decline and less and less relevant to security provision. More...

Starts: Feb 2, 2015 6:00:00 PM

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‘Woe to the Vanquished!’ Siberian Exile as Revolutionary Battleground, 1880-1905

Starts: Feb 2, 2015 6:00:00 PM

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Normal – Real Stories from the Sex Industry: Documentary Film Screening and Discussion with Prof Nick Mai

Normal is a creative documentary that brings the real life stories of male, female and transgender migrants working in the sex industry to the screen.

Starts: Feb 3, 2015 6:00:00 PM