*Press Release* Over 1000 sign against restructuring plans at University of Birmingham

For immediate release ~ More than the entire modern languages department have come out in opposition ~ Students and staff at The University of Birmingham are working to oppose the compulsory redundancy of 12 staff in the university’s Department of Modern Languages. Most at risk are language teaching staff, many of whom are native speakers.… Read More *Press Release* Over 1000 sign against restructuring plans at University of Birmingham

Modern Language Department Restructuring – The Basics

THE MODERN LANGUAGES RESTRUCTURING: WHY SHOULD WE CARE AND WHAT CAN WE DO? The department of modern languages is undergoing changes to ‘revitalise its curriculum and enhance its research capacity’, according to a long and vague email circulated to students on 2nd Feb. But what does this mean, and why do our lecturers need our… Read More Modern Language Department Restructuring – The Basics