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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages


The Sixth Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment

The Sixth Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment 'Curriculum Design and Evaluation for Endangered Languages', organised by Dr Mari Jones, Reader in French Linguistics and Language Change, will take place on 6th July 2016.

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Dr Mari Jones wins the Vice-Chancellor's Impact Award for the School of Arts and Humanities!

Dr Mari Jones, of the Department of French, has won the Vice Chancellor's Impact Award for the School of Arts and Humanities. Congratulations!

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Re-Vistas and the Expanded Present: New Approaches to Latin American Periodical Culture

Symposium-Taller and Pop-Up Exhibition 1 July 2016 Trinity College Cambridge, Old Combination Room, S Staircase Organized by Camilla Sutherland and Erica Segre Through recent scholarship this event will interrogate and showcase the unique challenges and vibrant potential of Latin American periodical studies. Encompassing...

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New report co-authored by Prof. Wendy Ayres-Bennett on the value of languages

Professor Wendy Ayres-Bennett (DTAL) has co-authored a new report which argues that urgent action is needed to close the UK languages gap.

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ITA1 Use of Italian

The examination for MML Tripos Part 1A, ab initio Italian, ITA1 Use Of Italian, which was due to take place today at 9am, has been unable to proceed after the discovery of a procedural irregularity.

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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Faculty welcomes applications for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships.

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UCML seminar: The EU referendum and HE languages disciplines

The University Council of Modern Languages is organising a seminar on the EU referendum and its impact on Modern Language disciplines.

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Britain and the EU

The Vice Chancellor has recently spoken on the importance to the University of Cambridge of the European ideal and its practical consequences for research, student and staff mobility. The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages would like to remind all of our students of the importance of casting a vote in the forthcoming referendum, the outcome of which is so important to our future.

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Faculty to launch major new AHRC research project on multilingualism

The Faculty is to launch a major new research project to study the benefits of multilingualism to individuals and society, and transform attitudes to languages in the UK, as part of the AHRC’s Open World Research Initiative.

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Outreach MML

MML outreach trip to the North of England

This week, a team from MML visited 8 different schools in Newcastle and Manchester to deliver language taster sessions.

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