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SOAS’ Endangered Languages Documentation Programme receives a further $11 million from Arcadia

The Endangered Languages Documentation Programme at SOAS, University of London, has been awarded a new grant of $11 million (just over £7.25m) by Arcadia Fund. The grant is a renewal of the original £20 million donation Arcadia gave to SOAS in 2002, which resulted in the inception of the Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP).

27th April 2015

SOAS first university in London to divest in fossil fuels

SOAS, University of London has announced today it will divest in fossil fuels within the next three years. This will make the university the first in London to fully divest.

24th April 2015

SOAS in the media Friday 24 April 2015

A round up of this week's news.

24th April 2015

model UN conference 3 SOAS students recognised as ‘Outstanding Delegates’ at model UN conference

Students from the SOAS’ Centre for International Diplomacy (CISD) have been recognised by their peers as ‘Outstanding Delegates’ at the 2015 Model United Nations Conference in New York.  

23rd April 2015

SOAS recognised for impact in deprived London communities

Emeritus Professor Werner Menski was presented with a Leadership Award for Services to Higher Education and Community Leadership at the 11th Annual Community Leadership Awards and Gala Dinner.

23rd April 2015

Portland stone restoration work begins at Senate House North Block

Historical Portland stone in Senate House North Block's courtyard façade will undergo a steam clean to bring it back to its former glory.

23rd April 2015

SOAS Library adopts cutting edge management system for intellectual resources

SOAS Library implements Kuali Open Library Environment as its new Library Management System. This “next generation" platform is designed and built by a consortium of 11 university libraries, mostly in the US with partners in the UK and Germany, to manage and deliver intellectual information in 21st century academic and research libraries..

22nd April 2015

Destruction of Churches and Monasteries in Iraq

Dr. Erica C D Hunter delivered a Paper on the "Destruction of Churches and Monasteries in Iraq" at the  Workshop "Iraq National Heritage - the Challenges and Solutions" which was hosted by The Association of Iraqi Academics - UK.

21st April 2015

SOAS first in UK for quality lectures in latest student survey

SOAS, University of London is first in the UK for quality lectures, ranked against 24 other universities, and first in the world, ranked against 47 other institutions, in the latest Student Barometer Autumn 2014, which surveys all domestic, international and EU students.

20th April 2015

Shaun Larcom CeDEP academic presents at the Australian National University

CeDEP academic Shaun Larcom presents at the Australian National University on 'the consequences of precolonial institutions and ethnic fractionalisation in the South Pacific'.

20th April 2015

Laurence Smith SOAS researchers publish a comprehensive review of water pollution

SOAS researchers Laurence Smith and Giusippina Siciliano have just published a comprehensive review of factors constraining mitigation of water pollution from farming in China.

17th April 2015

SOAS in the media Friday 17 April 2015

A round up of this week's news.

17th April 2015

Study Abroad student to premiere documentary at SOAS

Azza Cohen, a recent Study Abroad student with the School, will be premiering her documentary ‘Specks of Dust’ at SOAS, University of London on 28 April.

16th April 2015

Language experts at SOAS deliver Persian course in partnership with British Academy

The Centre for Iranian Studies at SOAS, University of London recently hosted the third and final session of the British Institute of Persian Studies’ one week, residential intensive Persian Immersion course.

13th April 2015

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