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SOAS student explores fashion supply chain through internship scheme

Gabrielle Powell, an MSc Development Studies student at SOAS, University of London, secured an internship with ethical fashion retailer Pants to Poverty where she had the opportunity to put her course theory into practice.

2nd April 2014

SOAS scholar consults on Chinese Imperial porcelain for Japan broadcaster's flagship documentary

Dr Stacey Pierson, Senior Lecturer in Chinese Ceramics at SOAS, University of London, consulted on Chinese Imperial porcelain for  a documentary on the National Palace Museum of Taiwan by Japan’s public broadcaster, NHK.

2nd April 2014

SOAS scholar attends CPA to debate elections in South Africa

Stephen Chan, Professor of International Relations at SOAS, University of London, attended an event held in Parliament’s Great Hall by the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) to debate the elections in South Africa with the South African High Commissioner HE Obed Mlaba.

2nd April 2014

SOAS in the media 28 March 2014

A round up of this week's news.

28th March 2014

Middle East in London Cover April-May 2014 April-May 2014 Edition of The Middle East in London Hits Newsstands

The April-May Edition of The Middle East in London, the bi-monthly magazine of the London Middle East Institute, is now available.

27th March 2014

SOAS exhibits traditional shrines of Western China at Brunei Gallery

Photographs and videos of tradition shrines in Uyghur in Western China by artist Lisa Ross will be exhibited at the Brunei Gallery at SOAS, University of London next month.

27th March 2014

SOAS World Music Summer School programme announced

The SOAS World Music Summer School, taking place at SOAS, University of London, will offer a range of intensive and inspiring courses for its 2014 programme of events.

27th March 2014

SOAS stages Residential School in Mauritius to explore governance and development in Africa

The sixth Residential School will explore issues of governance and development in Africa through an intensive programme of lectures, seminars and workshops later this month.

26th March 2014

SOAS scholar collaborates with Nigerian photographer to exhibit ‘prayer cities’ of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Dr Marloes Janson, Lecturer in Anthropology at SOAS, University of London and Akintunde Akinleye, prize winner in the prestigious World Press Photo awards have collaborated on a photographic exhibition of the ‘prayer cities’ on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in Nigeria.

26th March 2014

SOAS Summer Schools pic Second annual programme of academic summer courses at SOAS is now available

The SOAS Summer School programme for 2014 has been announced, offering eleven courses, including law and multiculturalism, the politics of global capitalism, development and history as well as a number of languages such as Arabic, Chinese and Jawi.

21st March 2014

SOAS in the media Friday 21 March

A round-up of this week's news.

21st March 2014

Tribute paid to founding father of study of African history

SOAS, University of London has paid tribute to Roland Oliver, Professor of African History at SOAS, a major figure in development of the study of Africa, who died on 9 February, aged 90.

20th March 2014

SOAS celebrates 10 years of Centre of Jaina Studies

Two major events focusing on Jaina studies at SOAS, University of London will mark the 10th anniversary of the Centre of Jaina Studies (COJS) this week.

19th March 2014

Senior Palestinian historian addresses packed audience at SOAS for first annual lecture by Centre for Palestine Studies

Famous Palestinian historian, Professor Walid Khalidi, founder and director of the Institute for Palestine Studies (Beirut and Washington), gave a lecture earlier this month on ‘Palestine and Palestine Studies One Century since the First World War and the Balfour Declaration’ to a packed audience at SOAS, University of London, including two Arab ambassadors and several journalists.

19th March 2014

SOAS scholar wins Fellowship from British Academy

Dr Konrad Hirschler, Reader in the History of the Near and Middle East at SOAS, University of London has been awarded a Mid-Career Fellowship from the British Academy for 2014/2015

19th March 2014

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