Language Community

Welcome week, social events and learning opportunities for our undergraduate students

Please follow us on the Student Hub, including any groups we set up for your programme, so we can keep you informed about events that may be of interest to you.

Listed below are meetings and events during Welcome and also during term time.

The events during term time are indicative and the list of events is not exhaustive but includes major social events we run during the year. These are supplemented by more events, for example, information sessions on year abroad, events relating to careers, and talks on the LSE internship fund scheme.


Monday, 23 September 2024

Welcome week
12.00-12.15pm The General Course for English Language Majors Great Hall Marshall Building (MAR)
1.45-2.00pm BSc in Language, Culture and Society:
Campus Enrolment
Great Hall Marshall Building (MAR)
1.45-2.00pm BSc in International Relations and Chinese:
Campus Enrolment
Great Hall Marshall Building (MAR)

Tuesday, 24 September 2024

Welcome sessions
10.00-10.50am Departmental Welcome SAL.G.03
11.00-11.45am BSc International Relations and Chinese:  Orientation Meeting SAL.G.09
11.00-11.45am BSc Language, Culture and Society: Orientation Meeting SAL.G.03
12.00-12.30pm Pre-Treasure Hunt Lunch and Explanation SAL.G.03
12.30-3.30pm Treasure Hunt London Area
3.30-5.00pm Treasure Hunt Plenary: Quiz and Prizes The Huddle

Wednesday, 25 September 2024

PM Modern language assessments: Meet your language teachers PEL.6.01

Thursday, 26 September 2024

Welcome sessions
4.00-5.00pm Multilingual LSE (All LSE students) CLM.2.02


Autumn Term

 MT Events
WeekEvent title
1 Pizza and SAMs (Student Academic Mentors) a chance for Year 1 students to meet their Year 2 Mentor.
1 Start of year reception: All Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.
2 Friday 'drinks' in The Huddle commences.
3 Welcome back meal for all returning Year 2 & Year 4 students.
6 Reading week walk
10/11 End of term event, for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.

Winter Term

 LT Events
WeekEvent title
2 Burns Night Event, for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.
10/11 End of term event, for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.

Spring Term

Summer Term Events
Week Event title 
After last examination End of year event, for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.

LSE Students' Union Modern Languages Society

We work closely with the LSESU Modern Language Society.  We will keep you updated on their events and activities via the Student Hub, so please make sure you follow us!