Sign In

Remember Me

Rebecca McGuire-Snieckus's Posts

Dean of University College Utrecht visits Bath Spa University

Dean of University College Utrecht visits Bath Spa University

Professor James Kennedy, Dean of University College, Utrecht, visited Bath Spa University to discuss liberal arts provision and to explore opportunities for collaboration in research and teaching across the GALA network. Photo above (left to right): Dr Rebecca McGuire-Snieckus, Professor Neil Sammels, Professor James Kennedy, Professor Ian Gadd, and Professor Charles Wiffen. https://www.uu.nl/staf...

Read More »
A postcard from SUNY GENESEO

A postcard from SUNY GENESEO

In May 2017 Helena McCaskie, Student Accommodation Coordinator and myself Karen McGinty, Student Accommodation Deputy Manager had the exciting opportunity to visit State University of New York Geneseo as part of the GALA programme. Our main objective for the trip was to better understand the American College experience in relation to the student’s accommodation and living environment. We found the...

Read More »
GALA outreach fund

GALA outreach fund

  The Bath Spa University GALA outreach fund launched in December has facilitated academic and professional staff with GALA partners by providing funds for international travel or other activities related to teaching, research, or public engagement. Within the field of Culture and Environment, Dr Samantha Walton (English) visited Udine University in April to present a paper related to her AHR...

Read More »
JMCCCP Winter School

JMCCCP Winter School

This year the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice is excited to announce a new venture: a winter school on the theme of creating out of place, led by eminent artist and spatial theorist Paul Carter and set in the historic Oratunga Cattle Station, South Australia, on the traditional lands of the Adnyamathanha people. Distinguished artists (and members of the JMCCCP) will give workshops, resul...

Read More »
GALA partners at University of Udine Conference: Living together on this Earth

GALA partners at University of Udine Conference: Living together on this Earth

  By Laura Denning, Bath Spa University   It was a great honour to be invited to take part in the Anda VI international conference at University of Udine,19-21 april 2017: Living together on this earth – eco-sustainable narratives and environmental concerns in english literature/s. As a PhD student in Environmental Humanities at Bath Spa University, in my first year of study, it wa...

Read More »
GALA 2017: ‘Curating the Future’ — 5–7 July 2017

GALA 2017: ‘Curating the Future’ — 5–7 July 2017

  Our annual meeting and conference in Parma is coming up in July, and our host in Parma, Francesca Zanella, has been working tirelessly to get everything organised.   Overview   The conference will begin with a welcome cocktail in central Parma in the late afternoon/ early evening on Wednesday 5 July ( precise time to be confirmed ). The conference will take place on 6 and 7 July a...

Read More »
Culture, heritage and the arts: Interpretation, practice and policy in an international context

Culture, heritage and the arts: Interpretation, practice and policy in an international context

‘Culture, heritage and the arts: interpretation, practice and policy in an international context’ is a Global Academy of Liberal Arts (GALA) postgraduate student exchange project between GALA partner institutions Bath Spa University (BSU) and Claremont Graduate University (CGU). Created in 2014, the exchange offers students and staff the opportunity to gain an international perspective of current ...

Read More »
Russian International Summer School 2017

Russian International Summer School 2017

I am happy to announce the beginning of the application process for the Russian International Summer School 2017 that takes place at the RANEPA’s campus in Moscow from 14th of June till 9th of August.   The summer school is a great opportunity for all students interested in Russian language to start or to continue to learn it. Besides that student will have many opportunities to learn a...

Read More »

Living Together on this Earth: Eco-sustainable Narratives conference 19-21 April 2017, Udine, Italy

Living Together on this Earth: Eco-sustainable Narratives conference 19-21 April 2017, Udine, Italy The ANDA association (Associazione Nazionale dei Docenti di Anglistica) is pleased to announce a three-day conference on “Living together on this earth: eco-sustainable narratives and environmental concerns in English literature/s” to be held at the University of Udine on 19-21 April 2017. The confe...

Read More »
Produced by The Web Foundry