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Adam Jogee SOAS student youngest candidate to win seat in Haringey local elections

Adam Jogee, due to graduate this summer at SOAS, University of London with a BA in History, has won a seat in the local elections in Haringey held on 22 May 2014. The Labour Councillor is also the youngest candidate in the district to stand at this year’s elections.

3rd July 2014

SOAS co-launches course on evaluating impact of development programmes

Scholars from SOAS, University of London have co-designed a new course, run by London International Development Centre (LIDC), to help international development professionals evaluate the impact of their programmes and projects.

2nd July 2014

SOAS Brunei Gallery exhibition to commemorate largely forgotten Sikh soldiers in World War One

This summer will see a landmark exhibition at SOAS, University of London’s Brunei Gallery to commemorate the remarkable but largely forgotten contribution and experiences of Sikh soldiers, as well as the families they left behind.

2nd July 2014

SOAS scholar's corporate governance reform publication launches at Westminster

Ciaran Driver, Professor in the Department of Financial and Management Studies at SOAS, University of London has co-edited a Trade Union Congress (TUC) publication examining corporate governance reform post financial crash.

2nd July 2014

SOAS in the media Friday 27 June

A round up of this week's news.

27th June 2014

Award-winning student-led Ramadan Tent Project goes international

Ramadan Tent Project, an award-winning student-led project founded by both Muslim and non-Muslim students at SOAS, University of London is spreading to Manchester and establishing a global reach as it launches in Turkey and Zambia for its second year.

27th June 2014

Dr Fabian Stremmel SOAS PhD graduate honoured in 2014 BRISMES Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize

SOAS, University of London PhD graduate Dr Fabian Stremmel has been awarded an 'Honourable Mention' by the 2014 British Society for Middle Eastern Studies (BRISMES) Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize for his thesis.

26th June 2014

JRC front cover Women and democracy focus of first publication by SOAS Japan Research Centre

The Japan Research Centre at SOAS, University of London, in association with Bloomsbury, has published the first book in its SOAS Studies in Modern and Contemporary Japan series.

26th June 2014

SOAS students develop social and business ideas at enterprise boot camp

SOAS, University of London students put their entrepreneurial skills to the test earlier this month as they participated in a student enterprise boot camp to develop social and business ideas.

26th June 2014

SOAS scholar addresses EU’s Energy and Climate Change policy at House of Commons

Dr Harald Heubaum, Lecturer in Global Energy and Climate Policy, spoke to the UK House of Commons All Party Parliamentary Group on European Reform on a panel session entitled ‘What role can the EU play in improving European countries' energy security?’

26th June 2014

Documentary film on slavery and emancipation by SOAS scholar available on DVD

The documentary film 'The Diambourou: Slavery and Emancipation in Kayes' directed by Dr Marie Rodet, Lecturer in the History of Africa at SOAS, University of London is now available on DVD.

26th June 2014

SOAS scholar secures funding to explore role of leaders in reconciliation after mass violence

Dr Phil Clark, Reader in Comparative & International Politics at SOAS, University of London has been awarded $109,000 by the US-based Fetzer Institute to examine the role of leaders in encouraging peace, reconciliation and forgiveness in conflict-affected societies.

26th June 2014

ISIS advances and Christians in Iraq

Dr Erica Hunter, Senior Lecturer in Eastern Christianity and co-chair of the Centre of World Christianity, gave an interview to the BBC Scotland regarding the military advances of ISIS in Iraq.

23rd June 2014

SOAS in the media Friday 20 June 2014

A round-up of this week's news coverage.

20th June 2014

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