The GALA Outreach Fund is intended to support Bath Spa University staff and student engagement with GALA partners by providing support for international travel or other activities related to research or teaching collaboration, staff or student mobility, public engagement, or projects relating to the liberal arts. It can also be used to support visits by representatives from GALA partners to Bath S... Read More »
The following Bath Spa GALA Outreach Awards were made during 2017–18: University of Adelaide Charlotte Shipperley (Environmental Humanities, PhD student): to participate in H2O conference and related activities Beijing Foreign Studies University Fifteen undergraduate students (CoLA: 13; BSAD 3): to attend Chinese Thought and Culture Summer School Columbia College, Chicago Joy Merron (Textiles, BSA... Read More »
By Lisa J. Hall, MA Environmental Humanities, Bath Spa University Walking across the lawn, we looked around for the two old chestnut trees we were told would be in bloom now and should act as marshals. After scanning inquisitively we found them; twins of the arbour community, top-heavy and wild-haired, their ivory catkins dangling. They were, indeed, true guides and we found ourselves at the botto... Read More »
By Luke Mitchell, Bath Spa University Even though the last Sisters of Charity of the Hôpital Général of Montreal left some time ago, the now student residencies I called home for 2 weeks set the tone for some dedicated study and contemplation. In this contemporary context we find ourselves in its artists and researchers who are my celebrities, they continue to prove themselves uncompromising in th... Read More »
By Eleanor Tuck, Bath Spa University GALA opportunity When I received an email from my course leader flagging up an international opportunity to visit another University, I was immediately very excited and honoured to have been chosen. After having a meeting with the Head of Postgraduate Programmes, I accepted the opportunity and felt proud to be an ambassador for Bath Spa University. Planning for... Read More »
The International Academy for Chinese Thought and Culture is a collaboration between staff at Beijing Foreign Studies University, Peking University and Bath Spa University through the Global Academy of Liberal Arts network (GALA). Students from different disciplines and in any year of study, including postgraduates, took part with no background knowledge about China required to participate. Above:... Read More »
University of Adelaide, JM Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice subjects/ specialisms for shared teaching: The J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Prac... Read More »
Featured GALA partner: The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA).
Featured GALA partner: The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA). The Russian Presidential Academy of Na... Read More »
Staff and students f...
Exhibition: drawing ...
Greg Hearn, Director...
Exploring the ‘Forest’ and outdoor experience in different cultural contexts: towards a shared understanding
Exploring the ‘Fores...
A book edited by aca...