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.
Thursday, 25 February, 2021 - 09:45

It is with deep regret that UALL announces the death of our former colleague, friend, and Executive Committee member, Professor Angus Hawkins of Oxford University.  Angus died suddenly of a heart attack over Christmas and colleagues and friends are devastated. He was only 67 and had recently returned from a sabbatical. The last time we saw Angus was online at the Association’s AGM in early December.

Thursday, 25 February, 2021 - 09:15

We are sad to report the passing of the historian and adult educator Professor Hywel Francis on Sunday, 14 February, 2021.

Wednesday, 17 February, 2021 - 12:00 to 13:30

Join us for the third of five exciting events that focus on key issues in educational research. The focus of this webinar is on the impact of learning opportunities on the life courses of young and older adults, including those most vulnerable in labour markets and at risk of social exclusion. Further details can be found in the attachment.

Wednesday, 3 February, 2021 - 12:00 to 13:30

Dr Muir Houston, Deputy Director of CR&DALL opened the webinar and provided an overview of logistics for the 80+ delegates and panellists. Professor Michael Osborne, Director of Research in the School of Education, began formal proceedings.

Thursday, 11 February, 2021 - 13:45

For the benefit of CR&DALL subscribers who no doubt will be interested, here featured below and attached is the Asia South Pacific Association for Basic and Adult Education (ASPBAE) statement of solidarity with its members in Myanmar.