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Policy Planning and Building Networks for Impact  |

The Summer Term Knowledge Exchange and Impact Masterclass will take place on Wednesday 13 May 2015, 12.30-2pm, BOX, Tower 3.

Do you want to maximise the impact of your academic research? This workshop will introduce tools and offer training and advice to departments and research centres that are interested in improving their policy planning.

Please RSVP to conferences@lse.ac.uk| if you would like to attend.

What's new

LSE campus following the Kingsway fire

Read the Director of Estates' report on the latest updates for LSE's campus here|, following the major fire on Kingsway before Easter.

LSE Exam Timetable

The LSE Exam Timetable is available here| [PDF]. Find out more on the examinations| website.

 

 

 

Exam preparation sessions

The Teaching and Learning Centre is running its popular free exam preparation sessions over the term break again.

Sign up for sessions on quantitative exam preparation and revision strategies via the Centre’s events page|

 

Call for applications - LTI grants 2015-16

Do you have a great project in mind to enhance learning with technology? Then why not get funding with one of our LTI grants! 

Applications can be submitted under four strands: innovative teaching and learning; e-assessment innovation; students as producers; project applications from students.

 

The deadline for applications is Friday 29 May 2015. Find out more - visit the LTI blog| or email lti.support@lse.ac.uk|.  

 

Did you know? LSE's motto was chosen by Professor Edwin Cannan

 Edwin Cannan

... Professor Edwin Cannan died 80 years ago on 8 April. Find out more about this leading economist and keen cyclist on the LSE history blog| or peruse the Did you know?| LSE trivia series.

 

2015 is LSE’s 120th anniversary. Join in the celebrations at lse.ac.uk/lse120| #LSE120| 

Public events

Is Politics Based on Morality? |

Speakers: Dr Fabienne Peter, Professor Catherine Rowett, Dr Stephen de Wijze 

Date: Monday 27 April 2015, 6.30-8pm

 

The Root of All Good|

Speaker: Andrew Palmer

Date: Tuesday 28 April 2015, 6.30-8pm

 

Inequality: what can be done?|

Speakers: Professor Sir Tony Atkinson, Tom Clark, Professor Baroness Lister

Date: Thursday 30 April 2015, 6.30-8pm

 

See Diary and events| for more.  

External news from LSE website

African-Caribbean teenage boys get a taste of university life at LSE|

LSE hosted a cohort of 50 teenage boys from African and Caribbean backgrounds earlier this month in a bid to encourage more students from this sector into higher education

 

Thousands miss out on palliative care due to unfair health system|

The UK's palliative care system needs a major overhaul, according to an LSE report which reveals widespread inequalities.

 

LSE's Democratic Audit launches new voter information website ahead of the general election|

A new, local-level voter website,  DemocraticDashboard.com, gives voters unprecedented access to information about their local constituencies.

                     

See News and media| for more.

 

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