New books on multilingualism
New publications look at multilingual child-rearing and language anxiety
Birkbeck Athena SWAN Bronze Award renewed
Award recognises the College's commitment to achieving gender equality
Birkbeck Governor elected President of the Law Society
Simon Davis, Governor of Birkbeck, has been elected President of the Law Society of England and Wales.
The Compass Project: Birkbeck welcomes asylum seekers for fully-funded study
The Compass Project, which will fund 20 asylum seekers on any undergraduate or postgraduate certificate course, is now open for applications.
Practical teaching with technology
A new online course, informed by teaching excellence at Birkbeck, is empowering teachers to effectively incorporate educational technologies into their classrooms.
Archaeology, classics and geology courses ranked in national top 10 by Complete University Guide
It is the first time that Birkbeck has appeared in the ranking, following the establishment of full-time undergraduate degree programmes
Poet Matt Martin awarded the Stuart Hall PhD Scholarship at Birkbeck
The Stuart Hall PhD Scholarship at Birkbeck has been awarded to Matt Martin, who will begin his PhD studies at the Department of English and Humanities and Birkbeck Contemporary Poetics Research Centre later this year. Matt’s project will be entitled Nation Language Poetry as Political Resistance in the Caribbean and the UK.
Rediscovering the radical Partisan Coffee House
A new exhibition, curated by Mike Berlin from the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology, will tell the story of the Partisan Coffee House. It will launch on 5 May 2017 at Four Corners Gallery, Bethnal Green.
How gut bacteria changes cancer drug activity
The activity of cancer drugs change depending on the types of microbes living in the gut, according to a new study involving scientists from Birkbeck into how nematode worms and their microbes process drugs and nutrients.
Birkbeck graduates shine during spring 2017 Graduation Week
Nearly a thousand graduates will celebrate achieving a qualification