Category Archive: News

UCML Summer Plenary 2019: Toolkit now available

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  • 22
    Aug
  • Author : Claire St John Eve Category : News

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The outcome of our UCML AGM workshop held on 5 July 2019 was a toolkit for languages, which you may find below. All ideas and suggestions are those from colleagues who are part of the language community of the UK. The outcomes draw on group experience. They provide practical suggestions for support and resilience around […]

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UCAS releases data for 2019 UG application cycle

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  • 22
    Jul
  • Author : Claire St John Eve Category : News

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Yesterday UCAS released details of the 2019 June deadline for the UG applications cycle. While in general our sector has had a decrease of -4.43% on last year’s figures, positive news comes from both groups R and T which have recorded a 2% growth each in 2019. For a full digest, please see our report.

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UCML: Small Grants Funding

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  • 22
    Jul
  • Author : Claire St John Eve Category : News

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Context Following targeted support to UCML representative groups in the devolved regions/jurisdictions, UCML would like to make available small-scale grant funding to facilitate projects that support the languages mission and values of the organisation.

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UCML Summer Plenary 2019: “Surviving and Thriving: Developing a Toolkit for Languages in Difficult Times”

The UCML Summer Plenary, entitled “UCML Summer Plenary 2019: Surviving and Thriving: Developing a Toolkit for Languages in Difficult Times” took place on Friday 5th July 2019. DATE: Friday 5th July 2019 LOCATION: Waterloo Campus, King’s College London: James Clerk Maxwell Building, Basement room 18 SUMMARY The morning consisted of the Annual General Meeting, and […]

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UCML Exec: four new representatives: Vice-chair Research, Vice-chair Education, ELT & T&I

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  • 13
    Apr
  • Author : UCML Category : News

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Following the Election announced at https://ucml.ac.uk/2019/03/09/ucml-executive-election-for-representatives-and-officers-vc-education-vc-research-ti-elt/ we are pleased to announce that the four new Exec members are: Vice-chair Research Joanna Drugan, UEA Vice-chair Education Vicky Wright, Southampton ELT Alexander Ding, Leeds T&I Begoña Rodríguez de Céspedes They will take up these roles on 31 July 2019. Their nomination forms can be viewed at the […]

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UCML Exec: new representative for Italian studies

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  • 19
    Mar
  • Author : UCML Category : News

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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
  • Author : UCML Category : News

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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
  • Author : UCML Category : News

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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
  • Author : UCML Category : News

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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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