Latest News & Events

The purpose of this section is to provide a guide to CR&DALL events and activities and to provide information on these and on events and issues relevant to the field of lifelong learning and adult and continuing education in general. This latter service is provided to assist exchange of information and discussion of issues amongst colleagues in the field; it does not purport to be an exhaustive reference to the canon. Please note also that CR&DALL cannot be responsible for the accuracy of information provided to us by outside bodies. Further information about the event or activity should be sought from the contacts given in that section as this is likely to be the sum total of information provided to us.
Tuesday, 25 June, 2019 - 12:30

CR&DALL core member, Lesley Doyle, will be presenting outcomes from her research concerning the education, training and work aspirations of young Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Greece and the UK funded through a GCRF ESRC project within the council’s Force Migration call at a Policy Scotland lunchtime seminar on Tuesday 25 June 2019 at 1230. Full details are shown below.

Thursday, 23 May, 2019 - 20:15

The Centre for Open Learning at the University of Edinburgh will be looking for a new external examiner to take over when the current post holder demits at the end of this academic session. The duties include oversight of our popular Short Courses in Film, Media and Contemporary Cultures; Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences; and Social, Political and Legal Studies, and of courses in these subject areas on our International Foundation Programme.

Friday, 24 May, 2019 - 14:00

This week we are hosting colleagues from many countries who are participating in our GCRF research project. We are located all this week at the MRC/CSO unit in town.

Thursday, 23 May, 2019 - 21:15

The following two job vacancies are currently open at the University of Bristol in lifelong learning programmes:

Sunday, 24 November, 2019 to Wednesday, 27 November, 2019

Want to present at the conference but haven't gotten around to submitting your abstract or refereed paper? Good news! Submissions for refereed papers, poster presentations and showcase presentations have been extended until Monday 10th June.