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  • In search of a moral economy: how do we achieve sustainable prosperity?

    Goldsmiths, University of London is among the institutions joining the University of Surrey in the establishment of a new research centre exploring the complex relationship between prosperity - our aspirations for the good life - and the social and environmental constraints of a finite planet.

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:57:59 BST
  • This is Goldsmiths: Six things to do this week

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. From live music to lectures, and plays to poetry slams, there are countless ways that you can experience what makes Goldsmiths special and celebrate the achievements of our community. Here's our pick of six things to do in the coming week.

    Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:26:47 GMT
  • Communities tech-up and join forces with Goldsmiths researchers to monitor air pollution from fracking sites in the US

    As the war of words rages over exploiting shale gas deposits in the UK, researchers at Goldsmiths have turned to the US to work with communities who are using low-cost sensing equipment to monitor the environmental impact of fracking.

    Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:19:16 GMT
  • Professor Elisabeth Hill leads study on autism diagnosis in UK

    Parents in the UK are waiting up to three and a half years to receive a diagnosis that their child has autism.

    Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:31:49 GMT
  • WW1 book ‘Ring of Steel’ wins major military history prize

    Dr Alexander Watson from Goldsmiths, University of London has been awarded the $50,000 (£33,500) Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History for his book Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I

    Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:35:28 GMT
  • Discourse, Power, Resistance conference – creative spaces for collective voices

    The effect of neoliberalism on culture, identity, and institutions forms the broad theme of this year’s Discourse, Power, Resistance conference, to be held at Goldsmiths from 15-17 April.

    Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:55:14 GMT
  • Firef.ly travel app takes off with Goldsmiths A.I. expertise

    A technology collective working with Goldsmiths, University of London to create a unique way of planning and documenting travel has raised over £300,000 through crowd-sourcing in just three weeks.

    Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:57:09 GMT
  • This is Goldsmiths: Eight things to do this week

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. From live music to lectures, and plays to poetry slams, there are countless ways that you can experience what makes Goldsmiths special and celebrate the achievements of our community. Here's our pick of eight things to do in the coming week.

    Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:24:07 GMT
  • Take a leading academic institution forward

    Would you like to support the continued development of Goldsmiths? Are you a strategic thinker who can apply your professional skills and experience to the work of Council?

    Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:59:03 GMT
  • This is Goldsmiths: Seven things to do this weekend

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. From live music to lectures, and plays to poetry slams, there are countless ways that you can experience what makes Goldsmiths special and celebrate the achievements of our community. Here's our pick of seven things to do this weekend.

    Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:58:07 GMT
  • Reviving a forgotten Vietnamese music culture

    After decades of neglect and suppression, why is an ancient genre of female-led Vietnamese sung poetry – once tainted by its associations with illicit sex and drugs – only now making a comeback?

    Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:26:02 GMT
  • A period is no luxury, so why the tax on tampons?

    Department of Politics student, Laura Coryton leads a campaign to end tax on sanitary products.

    Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:58:42 GMT
  • Can self-building solve the London housing crisis?

    With many Londoners affected by a shortage of affordable, available housing, Dr Michaela Benson from Goldsmiths, University of London, suggests that self-built social housing could be the answer.

    Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:46:52 GMT
  • Goldsmiths named as UK FutureLearn partner

    Goldsmiths, University of London has been named as one of nine new international university partners to join the online platform FutureLearn in offering free online courses.

    Tue, 10 Mar 2015 09:13:44 GMT
  • 83 years strong - Nawal El Saadawi evokes hope for the next generation

    What hope is there for young women from the threat of radicalisation and FGM? How does ​Nawal El Saadawi use creative writing to generate hope for women around the world?

    Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:19:39 GMT
  • Cultural Studies workshop examines Daoism in a contemporary political economy

    The Centre for Cultural Studies hosts a workshop to discuss Daoism and Capitalism.

    Fri, 06 Mar 2015 16:43:28 GMT
  • Celebrating literary excellence at Goldsmiths on World Book Day

    On World Book Day, Goldsmiths, University of London celebrated its reputation as a destination for some of the biggest names in contemporary literature.

    Fri, 06 Mar 2015 14:26:56 GMT
  • New research finds government's approach to immigration is sparking anger and fear in local communities

    The government’s controversial and high-profile immigration campaigns including the ‘Go Home van’, have increased anger and fear in local communities across the UK say researchers from Goldsmiths, University of London.

    Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:53:46 GMT
  • Professor of Race, Faith and Culture backs calls for black history teaching in schools

    Heidi Safia Mirza, Professor of Race, Faith and Culture in the Department of Sociology has said that if we want to create a well-adjusted multicultural society, it is vital for UK schools to incorporate black history into the curriculum.

    Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:33:45 GMT
  • British-Islamic identity of East End teens explored in new book

    A new book by Dr Aminul Hoque - British-Islamic Identity: Third-Generation Bangladeshis from East London - looks at the lives and identities of six British-born Bangladeshi teenagers.

    Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:56:13 GMT

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