Category Archive: News

UCML Exec: new representative for Italian studies

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  • 19
    Mar
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Following the Call for nominations announced earlier this month we are pleased to announce that the new Exec member representing Italian studies is Dr Gigliola Sulis of the University of Leeds. Her nomination form can be viewed by clicking here.

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UCML Winter Plenary: Workshop summary

The UCML Winter Plenary, entitled “Planning the Future: Research & Policy” took place on 18th January 2019. A summary of the topics covered by each of our speakers, questions asked, as well as presentation slides can be found here. Audio recordings are available on request for Charles Forsdick and Susan Hodgett’s talks. Please email ucml@bbk.ac.uk. […]

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UCML Executive: Election for representatives and officers (VC Education, VC Research, T&I, ELT)

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  • 09
    Mar
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Voting is now open for four roles in the UCML Exec: deadline noon on Wednesday 10 April 2019. The successful candidates will take up their posts on 31 July 2019. Each paid-up UCML member organisation has one vote for each vacancy. Please click here to access the voting form. If you have any questions: please […]

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UCML Member Organisations Survey 2018

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  • 07
    Feb
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UCML conducted a survey among members to identify which areas members felt UCML should be addressing in the coming years. UCML chair Claire Gorrara presented the survey findings at the UCML winter plenary on 18 January 2019 – a copy of the presentation is available to download below. Documents UCMl Member Organisations Survey 2018

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Call for Nominations for six Exec roles: Vice-chair Language & Intercultural Education, Vice-chair Research, ELT, T&I, Northern Ireland & Italian. Deadline noon on 5 March 2019

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  • 06
    Feb
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Six posts on the UCML Executive Committee fall vacant on 31 July 2018. Two of these are Officers of UCML (members of the Steering Group). The Officer roles are: Vice-chair Language and Intercultural Education, Vice-chair Research; and Ordinary Exec members: English Language Teaching [ELT], Translation & Interpreting [T&I], Northern Ireland & Italian. We are calling […]

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January 2019: UCAS releases last UG Applications and Acceptances data

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  • 04
    Feb
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31 January: UCAS releases the last instalment of data regarding UG Applications and Acceptances. This set focuses mainly on national trends for all subjects on Unconditional offers and Equality. Please see our digest below. UCAS Applications Acceptances January 2019/a>

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Open letter regarding languages at the University of Hull

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  • 05
    Jan
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UCML has issued an open letter on behalf of the Modern Languages community in response to the decision at University of Hull to suspend recruitment to language degree for the calendar year 2019-2020. The letter can be viewed in full by clicking here.

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UCML responds to OFQUAL decision on grading

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  • 30
    Nov
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UCML has just published a comment in response to OFQUAL’s decision not to adjust A-Level examinations grading in languages. UCML response to OFQUAL grading decision

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UCAS releases Applications and Acceptances data

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  • 29
    Nov
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29 November: UCAS has released the first instalment of data regarding UG Applications and Acceptances. Although this first set focuses mainly on national trends for all subjects, it makes for an interesting read especially around the issue of Unconditional offers. UCAS Applications Acceptances November 2018/a>

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UCML Winter Plenary 2019: Planning the Future: Research & Policy

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  • 26
    Nov
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The UCML Winter Plenary will take place on Friday 18 January 2019 at Europe House in London. All details can be found on https://ucml.ac.uk/2018/11/26/ucml-winter-plenary-2019-planning-the-future-research-policy/. If you wish to attend the Plenary please email ucml@bbk.ac.uk by 12 noon on Friday 11 January 2019.

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