Research and innovation

The potential of polyglots

Posted on 29 October 2019 by Rhys Phillips

PhD student Kaisa Pankakoski tells us about her research and why we should invest in multilingual children’s language skills in the UK. Globalisation, superdiversity and policies promoting minority languages have led to an increasing number of potentially multilingual children growing up across the world. However, not all children born into multilingual families grow up speaking
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Promoting research skills

Posted on 11 December 2018 by Jonathan Morris

Dr Jonathan Morris reflects on the Welsh Baccalaureate Conference and the School’s plans for promoting undergraduates’ research skills and strengthening training for postgraduates. During the summer I was invited by Dr Charlotte Brookfield and Dr Samuel Parker (School of Social Sciences) to be part of the Welsh Baccalaureate Conference for teachers. The aim of the
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