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December 2014

QMUL Geography research scores increase across all measures
19 December 2014

School of Geography students celebrate at winter graduation
10 December 2014

New MA Global Development Futures launches at QMUL Geography
1 December 2014

November 2014

Student projects to benefit from new River Lab
21 November 2014

Thinking about a PhD? Come and meet one of the top Schools of Geography in the UK
14 November 2014

October 2014

Missed Open Day? Here’s a Q and A with Admissions Tutor Dr Simon Lewis
28 October 2014

First years’ work on display at City Hall
27 October 2014

QMUL people – Professor Alison Blunt
27 October 2014

School of Geography newsletter: Autumn 2014
13 October 2014

Students contribute to palaeoclimate research
3 October 2014

New Head of School for Geography
1 October 2014

September 2014

Welcome to the capital - Geography and Environmental Science first years explore wild London
9 September 2014

Spring in the step of geography freshers
4 September 2014

August 2014

The geography of peace?
27 August 2014

July 2014

Call for papers - Responding to the people’s needs: charity, philanthropy and the promotion of social wellbeing from 1800 to the present
31 July 2014

Congratulations to the class of 2014
24 July 2014

June 2014

Missed Open Day? Here’s a Q and A with Admissions Tutor Dr Simon Lewis
27 June 2014

Geography photo competition – winners announced
19 June 2014

Queen Mary geography top in London
6 June 2014

May 2014

Geography student examines London’s looming housing crisis
8 May 2014

The world is our classroom – student field trips to Boston and New Zealand report back.
2 May 2014

April 2014

What lies beneath? PhD study digs down to reveal legacy of landfill under our feet.
2 April 2014

March 2014

Training in oral history and new technology
28 March 2014

Latest Geography newsletter online now
24 March 2014

International geographers head to Queen Mary School of Geography
11 March 2014

Applications are invited for an AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Award (PhD studentship commencing autumn 2014) on ‘Family history, place and diaspora’ in the RGS-IBG collections
8 March 2014

Exhibition 'Uncovering the Invisible: A Portrait of Latin Americans in the UK'
7 March 2014

February 2014

Geography graduates claim prizes from two of the subject’s leading bodies
18 February 2014

Queen Mary researcher helps identify geological setting for ‘oldest footprints outside of Africa’
7 February 2014

January 2014

Choosing courses for 2014? New film gives students an insight into the School of Geography
17 January 2014

Teachers discuss the legacy of the London Olympics at the launch of the Geographical Association’s East London Branch
15 January 2014

Get a taste for geography and environmental science this summer
9 January 2014

December 2013

The bad-boy of the periodic table?
23 December 2013

Geography's students celebrate at winter graduation
11 December 2013

Students witness river in flood on latest Italy fieldtrip
4 December 2013

November 2013

Mapping corporate philanthropy and community engagement in east London
15 November 2013

Report shows living wage campaign has helped put millions of pounds into pockets of low paid workers
1 November 2013

October 2013

New Learning Development website for current students
2 October 2013

August 2013

Joining QMUL this year? Springboards can help
13 August 2013

National Student Survey results for Geography
13 August 2013

June 2013

Funded PhD studentships: Digital Technologies and the City
4 June 2013

Green Impact in the School of Geography
4 June 2013

May 2013

Applications are invited for an AHRC CDA studentship commencing autumn 2013 on The Legacies of the Repatriation of Human Remains
24 May 2013

April 2013

AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award - Imperial Thames: London, River and Empire, 1660–1830
16 April 2013

Slumdogs and millionaires: geography Mumbai field-trip
4 April 2013

MP joins student debate on debt crisis
4 April 2013

March 2013

Geography Success in Education Awards 2012-13
22 March 2013

February 2013

Geography student bloggers
28 February 2013

Distinguished Visiting Fellows
4 February 2013

January 2013

Undergraduate Claude Risner wins RGS-IBG Dissertation Prize
11 January 2013

December 2012

Funded PhDs for 2013-14 entry
14 December 2012

Professor Angela Gurnell on Radio 4
13 December 2012

November 2012

Evelyn Owen - a finalist in the Guardian journalism competition
30 November 2012

Ninth David M Smith lecture podcast now available
26 November 2012

October 2012

Call for 2013 now open: Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Programme 'Science for Management of Rivers and their Tidal Systems'
17 October 2012

New research into the costs and benefits of the London living wage
15 October 2012

September 2012

Job vacancy
20 September 2012

Timetables 2012-13
6 September 2012

August 2012

Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship success for Richard Baxter
29 August 2012

Clearing 2012
13 August 2012

Fully funded MSc in Environmental Science by Research
7 August 2012

Queen Mary joins Russell Group
1 August 2012

July 2012

QM students to carry the Olympic flame
17 July 2012

Environment Agency fully funded PhD studentship - Diffuse pollution in the coastal zone: contamination from waste filled seawalls
13 July 2012

AHRC CDA awards: Home, work and migration in the East End of London since 1945, Men juggling work, home and family in contemporary London
9 July 2012

Job vacancy, Lecturer in Physical Geography, fixed term
6 July 2012

June 2012

Dr Kavita Datta's new book, Migrants and their money
20 June 2012

May 2012

Guardian League Table
22 May 2012

Grant funding from the QM Centre for Public Engagement
15 May 2012

March 2012

QM geographers join regeneration debate with north-east MP
30 March 2012

2012 Distinguished Visitor Lecture podcast
29 March 2012

February 2012

Sven Lukas wins Lewis Penny medal
24 February 2012

January 2012

Linton Award for Professor Angela Gurnell
4 January 2012

School of Geography in the news: Professor Jane Wills
4 January 2012

December 2011

Funded PhDs for 2012-13 Entry
17 December 2011

Undergraduate Photography Competition
16 December 2011

November 2011

Eighth David M Smith lecture podcast now available
29 November 2011

Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Programme - call for applications
20 November 2011

Students study East End Olympic job pledge
3 November 2011

October 2011

Professor Jane Wills' paper most downloaded
28 October 2011

September 2011

Dr Bronwyn Parry - Mind over Matter
26 September 2011

The Neuvo Jewish Cemetery at Queen Mary
23 September 2011

August 2011

New Research grant
22 August 2011

June 2011

New guided walks put Deptford on the map
13 June 2011

May 2011

eDoG: the electronic newsletter of the School of Geography
27 May 2011

Grant news: 'Living with the past at home: domestic prehabitation and inheritance'
17 May 2011

New book: Men, Women and Money: Perspectives on Gender, Wealth, and Investment 1850–1930
11 May 2011

April 2011

Olympic study of East End regeneration
15 April 2011

November 2010

Erasmus Mundus funding
16 November 2010

Grant news, November 2010: Measurement of Environment, Activity and Diet
10 November 2010

September 2010

National Student Survey 2010 success
28 September 2010

Timetable changes GEG4103, GEG4102
23 September 2010

Global Cities at Work research featured in film
20 September 2010

Two new third options running GEG6109 Spaces of Post-Socialism and GEG6119 Geographies of Tourism and Travel
3 September 2010

August 2010

Draft timetable 2010-11 now available
26 August 2010

July 2010

Guide to modules for Associate and Erasmus students
28 July 2010

The first arrivals – ancient Britons were the earliest North Europeans
12 July 2010

May 2010

Obama factor prompts MA in Community Organising
13 May 2010

March 2010

Students win Royal Geographical Society grants for fieldwork
31 March 2010

GEG5107 Health, Inequality and Society timetable change
25 March 2010

Two grants for Dr Cathy McIlwaine
1 March 2010

January 2010

The Lost Worlds Project Seminar
27 January 2010

Centre for the study of Global Security and Development
14 January 2010

Department Research Seminars, Semester B
5 January 2010

December 2009

New book published - Global Cities at Work: New Migrant Divisions of Labour
22 December 2009

New course: MA Community Organising
22 December 2009

November 2009

Undergraduate student success
4 November 2009

October 2009

Undergraduate student success
28 October 2009

Dr Cathy McIlwaine to sit on expert panel
7 October 2009

September 2009

Healthy Towns
15 September 2009

August 2009

National Student Survey results
27 August 2009

July 2009

Dr Joanna Herbert wins award
23 July 2009

Professor Angela Gurnell
13 July 2009

June 2009

Green Gown Award winners
30 June 2009

Dr Steve Cummins wins major grant
24 June 2009

Environmental Science undergraduate attends global climate change conference in Brunei
5 June 2009

May 2009

Award for Dr Steve Cummins
19 May 2009

ESRC CASE PhD Studentship
1 May 2009

March 2009

Undergraduate wins RGS award
17 March 2009

Leverhulme Trust grant for Professor Isabel Dyck
12 March 2009

Professor Philip Ogden
12 March 2009

Job vacancy: Laboratory Assistant (part time)
12 March 2009

February 2009

eDoG electronic newsletter
27 February 2009

Award for Dr Cathy McIlwaine
12 February 2009

Geography Photography Competition
12 February 2009

Dr Cathy McIlwaine’s book ‘Geographies of Development in the 21st Century’ published
5 February 2009

January 2009

The Department welcomes four visitors for Spring 2009
6 January 2009

Simon Reid-Henry’s book “Fidel and Che: A Revolutionary Friendship” published
6 January 2009

December 2008

Geography at QMUL ranked joint first in 2008 RAE
18 December 2008

ESRC award evaluation
17 December 2008

New Degree Programme: Global Change: Environment, Economy and Development
15 December 2008

Dr Steve Cummins: appointment and presentation
15 December 2008

Queen Mary geographers scoop award for ethical campaign on campus
2 December 2008

November 2008

2008 Best Academic Centre
17 November 2008

Dr Bronwyn Parry wins Drapers' Prize for Developments in Learning and Teaching
5 November 2008

Alastair Owens on BBC1's "Inside Out" programme
4 November 2008

October 2008

Kate Hardy visits India to report for The Guardian
23 October 2008

Geography student wins dissertation prize
22 October 2008

QMUL welcomes two outstanding international scholars
16 October 2008

Professor Miles Ogborn, Distinguished Historical Geographer
16 October 2008

Drapers' Award for outstanding service to the college
10 October 2008

Undergraduate prizewinner
9 October 2008

Kate Hardy wins place in The Guardian journalism competition
9 October 2008

September 2008

Of Irish Descent: Origin Stories, Genealogy, and the Politics of Belonging
12 September 2008

Dr Steve Cummins has received an ESRC CASE studentship
11 September 2008

Dr Dave Horne has been awarded SYNTHESYS
9 September 2008

Dr Steve Cummins has been appointed by the Food Standards Agency
8 September 2008

Dr Geraldene Wharton was recently elected as a Director of the IASWS
7 September 2008

Dr Murray Gray has been appointed by the Secretary of State
6 September 2008

Dr Simon Reid-Henry was interviewed in February by CNN
5 September 2008

Professor Philip Ogden has been appointed to the editorial board
4 September 2008

Dr Lisa Belyea has accepted an invitation
3 September 2008

Queen Mary Geography: “Fantastic” results on new Unistats University comparison database.
2 September 2008

Visiting Scholarships
1 September 2008

August 2008

Dr Steve Cummins has been awarded a Philip Leverhulme Prize
31 August 2008

Professor Adrian Smith has accepted an invitation to join the Academy of Social Sciences
30 August 2008

Congratulations to Jo Herbert who has been awarded a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship
29 August 2008

Two Geographers Awarded Distinguished Visiting Fellowships at Queen Mary, University of London
28 August 2008

Dr Cathy McIlwaine has been invited to sit on the Research Committee
27 August 2008

Dr Murray Gray has been invited by the International Union of Geological Sciences
26 August 2008

Dr David Horne has been invited to be one of the speakers at the Annual General Meeting
25 August 2008

Professor Andrew Baird has been invited to an invitations only international workshop
24 August 2008

Professor Andrew Baird, appeared on the BBC1
23 August 2008

Congratulations
22 August 2008

July 2008

News and events at the School of Geography
18 July 2008

 

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