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SSEES PhD Student Wins EC Funding

SSEES PhD student Piotr Godzisz, representing the Polish LGBT rights organisation Lambda Warsaw, has won European Commission co-funding for a project entitled 'Come Forward: Empowering and Supporting Victims of Anti-LGBT Hate Crimes' with the University of Brescia (Italy).

Published: Jul 25, 2016 5:26:00 PM

Visit to SSEES by Canadian-Ukrainian students

On 28 June 2016 SSEES hosted a group of students and recent university graduates from across Canada (Toronto, St Catherine’s, Ottawa, Edmonton and Winnipeg) who were on a study trip organised by the Paul Yuzyk Institute for Youth Leadership.

Published: Jul 4, 2016 4:40:33 PM

EU Referendum: Director's Statement

In the light of the referendum’s result I want to reaffirm – first of all – SSEES’s steadfast commitment to the principles of international collaboration and solidarity. They constitute the unchallengeable base of our educational mission. 

Published: Jun 24, 2016 3:56:12 PM

Staff Promotions

Congratulations to SSEES Lecturers Bojan Aleksov and Randolph Bruno who have been promoted to Senior Lecturers. The promotions will take effect from 1 October 2016. 

Published: Jun 24, 2016 3:29:55 PM


Video Games and Democracy

Video games are everywhere. Democracy is changing. How will these trends combine? This event brings together game designers, campaigners, professionals in the video games industry and academics to discuss the role that video games and the video games industry can play in shaping modern democracy.

Starts: Sep 12, 2016 6:30:00 PM

Zofia Nałkowska’s Life in English

Researchers and translators alike are invited to this one day conference on the life of Zofia Nałkowska (1884-1954), which is sponsored by the Polish Cultural Institute, London, the Book Institute, Kraków, and the Polonia Aid Foundation Trust (PAFT), London. 

Starts: Nov 10, 2016 10:00:00 AM

UCL SSEES Postgraduate Open Evening

We invite anyone considering MA, MRes or PhD study to join us for our Postgraduate Open Evening at UCL SSEES.

Starts: Nov 23, 2016 5:30:00 PM