Social Sciences and Humanities


  • Westminster Professional Language Centre awarded funding for Erasmus+ project

    26 Nov 2015

    Westminster Professional Language Centre has been awarded €23,000 to participate in an Erasmus+ project with a consortium of universities (Reading, Leipzig, Perugia, Siena), Cultural Institutes (Spain and Germany) and education ministries (Rioja, Tenerife), under the leadership of the Goethe Institut in London.

  • Gothic Tourism by Emma McEvoy is published

    26 Nov 2015

    Palgrave Macmillan has published Gothic Tourism by Dr Emma McEvoy, Senior Lecturer in English Literature in the Department of English, Linguistics and Cultural Studies.

  • Centre for the Study of Democracy celebrates its 25th anniversary

    18 Nov 2015

    On Saturday 7 November over 300 people participated in a conference at the University of Westminster on ‘Doing and Thinking Democracy Differently’.

  • History students visit Queen Sofia Library in London

    11 Nov 2015

    A group of undergraduate history students studying the module The Spanish Civil War: Spain in Crisis 1936-39 visited the Queen Sofia Library at the Instituto Cervantes in London.

  • Workshop on Borders, Bodies and (Un)belonging

    09 Nov 2015

    The Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR) held the workshop on 30 October 2015 in response to the ongoing crises of identity at the borders of Europe. The event brought together established and emerging academics to engage in a conversation on how identity is forged out of experiences of place and displacement.