News from the Department
New Directions in Media Research discussed on 13 June.
Wednesday 19th September 2012, 9.30am – 4.30pm Bankfield House, University of Leicester This event seeks to examine critically the relevance and value of frame analysis, take stock of its contribution and provide contemporary examples of its application. We welcome papers from ongoing research, already published studies, and discussions of frame theory or method.
Forensics at a distance; improving the news, and service delivery; and honouring a founding Professor and a contribution to the study of international security.
The campus may have been quiet over the Easter break but there was still plenty of activity here at Leicester.
The challenge starts here… The link between low family income and poor educational attainment is stronger in the UK than in almost any other developed country. That’s not right, it’s not fair and it can’t be allowed to continue. Teach First’s graduates are doing something about it and having a massive impact on young people’s lives. Are you ready to help us break this link?
In a week packed with news stories, we saw students battle at Bosworth and host a dating game show for charity; academics spoke on surnames and social media; and we welcomed our new glassblower to the campus.