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Discover LSE's history


LSE History blog 

LSE HistoryIn October 1895 LSE opened its doors to students for the first time. Journey through LSE's past using our interactive Timeline or delve deeper through a selection of LSE History blog posts - and uncover some of the secrets of hidden LSE.


Tales from Houghton Street: an LSE oral history

Everyone at LSE has a story to tell. Listen online now to Tales from Houghton Street. This podcast, recorded in 2015, features alumni Carol Wain (1967), Brian Van Arkadie (1956) and Mary Evans (1967/1968, currently LSE Centennial Professor, Gender Institute). The full collection is now avaialble in the LSE Digital Library.