In The News - Modern Languages

Keep up-to-date with all that's happening in the Department of Modern Languages.

Please check our up and coming events page to see what we have planned.

Timo Obergoker Inaugural Lecture




  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015  

    In March 2015 the Department of Modern Languages hosted the travelling exhibition 'Germany’s Confrontation with the Holocaust in a Global Context'. The exhibition was first launched in Leeds in January 2015, to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.  It was part of an outreach programme led by the German Department of the University of Leeds, with the South African Holocaust and Genocide Foundation and the UK National Holocaust Centre and Museum.

  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014  

    New research, writing and ideas on the relationship between East and West will be explored in the fourth UK-China Marxist Aesthetics Forum which takes place at the University of Chester next month.

  • Tuesday, February 4, 2014  

    Students and staff at the University of Chester have celebrated the start of the Year of the Horse in the first of a series of activities.

  • Monday, October 14, 2013  

    The book entitled Contesting Historical Divides in Francophone Africa was edited by Head of Department, Professor Claire Griffiths, and contains chapters by Programme Leader for French, Brenda Garvey, and Claire Griffiths.

  • Wednesday, February 8, 2012  

    As a nation, 2012 has been dubbed as a year to remember. For an academic at the University of Chester, it has been a memorable year for two very different reasons.

  • Wednesday, January 18, 2012  

    At the beginning of this academic year Marta Marquez was invited to participate in a Grundtvig exchange project between students of post beginner Spanish and students of English in La Coruña.