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.
Monday, 8 November, 2021 to Thursday, 11 November, 2021

We are very pleased that the PASCAL Observatory and its Learning Cities Networks, with their European centre hosted by CR&DALL at the University of Glasgow, are partners in the 2021 Global Learning Festival being organised from 8-11 November by the cities of Wyndham and Melton in Australia. Many of the member cities of the LCN are making contributions, including Medellin, Taipei, Wolverhampton and of course Wyndham itself.

Thursday, 21 October, 2021 - 10:00

This podcast is designed to bring together practitioners and policy makers to discuss the big issues of the day in relation to access, participation, success and social mobility.

Thursday, 21 October, 2021 - 12:00

A new article on W-o-W has just been published: The old fear of the end of new work itself  by Joerg Markowitsch. We all look forward to the end of the working day, but not the end of work itself. The fear of automation and the end of work is an old topos, as evidenced by industrial films from the 1950s...

Tuesday, 19 October, 2021 - 13:00

Join us for an interactive, international dialogue on the intersection of climate justice, education, and sustainable development. This workshop is part of the “10 days to COP26” series organised by the School of Education at the University of Glasgow.

Wednesday, 27 October, 2021 to Saturday, 30 October, 2021

Register by 19 October 2021 for the fifth International Conference on Learning Cities at Yoensu in the Republic of Korea from 27-30 October at this link. Further details of the programme are featured below and attached, and we are pleased to announce that amongst the presenters and moderators are PASCAL representatives, Professors Robbie Guevara, Roberta Piazza and Michael Osborne, Director of CR&DALL at the University of Glasgow.