Author Jenny Mitchell to read from her novel-in-progress at Birkbeck

News   •   Oct 17, 2011 15:27 BST

Writer Jenny Mitchell will read from her novel-in-progress, The Abundance of Water, at an event being held at Birkbeck this week, to mark Black History Month.


Academics and enthusiasts celebrate 25th annual Dickens Day at Birkbeck

News   •   Oct 12, 2011 15:32 BST

On 15 October, Dickens enthusiasts and scholars will gather for a one-day conference at Birkbeck to celebrate the 25th annual Dickens Day.


Liberal Democrats show support for part-time students

News   •   Sep 30, 2011 16:43 BST

The Liberal Democrats, at their conference last week, voted for a motion to ensure a fairer deal for part-time students when the new fees and funding system comes into force in 2012.


New report shows benefits of part-time university study 19 September 2011

News   •   Sep 19, 2011 16:55 BST

A new report published on 12 September by academics from Birkbeck, University of London, the Institute of Education and the National Institute for Economic and Social Research shows that part-time study is a key driver of social mobility.

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