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Why we cannot afford to lose Erasmus+

Andrea G. Klaus (University of Warwick) and Silke Mentchen (University of Cambridge) on why Erasmus+ must continue after Britain leaves the EU.

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Inaugural Lecture by Prof. Ianthi Tsimpli

'A Feast of languages: Multilingualism in neuro-typical and atypical populations'. Tue 22 November 2016 - 17:30 to 19:30 in the Auditorium, Fitzwilliam College.

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Leverhulme Early Career Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Faculty welcomes applications for Leverhulme Early Career Postdoctoral Fellowships.

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Opinion: Brexit and the importance of languages for Britain #5

In the fifth of a new series of comment pieces written by linguists at Cambridge, Dr John Gallagher, historian of early modern Europe, argues that Britain should look to its past to rediscover the importance of language learning.

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The unfortunate demise of language learning

Published in Varsity, Charlie Stone stresses the importance of engaging in foreign languages following Brexit isolationism and English speakers resting on their laurels.

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Hear Bridget Kendall on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

MML Annual Lecture speaker Bridget Kendall spoke today on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire. Bridget will be speaking at the MML Annual Lecture on 'Language as a tool for a foreign correspondent'.

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Pro-Vice-Chancellor supports call for Government to prioritise language learning during Brexit

Professor Graham Virgo, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education at The University of Cambridge has issued a statement supporting the All Party Parliamentary Group on Modern Languages’ recent call to Government to treat language learning as a priority policy issue in light of Brexit.

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Festival of Ideas

MML in the Festival of Ideas

The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages will be contributing a number of talks to this year's Festival of Ideas (17-30 October).

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Opinion: Brexit and the importance of languages for Britain #3

In the third of a new series of comment pieces written by linguists at Cambridge, Jocelyn Wyburd, Director of the University’s Language Centre and Chair of the University Council for Modern Languages , argues that Brexit poses an additional threat to language learning in Britain which must be overcome.

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Become a Faculty Rep

MML Faculty Rep election 2016

Elections for Faculty Board representatives are to be held from midday on Thursday 13th October to midday on Friday 14th October.

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