October 21, 2013 9:21 am
On 1st November, the chosen students will be commended for their contributions to University life, either by excelling academically, raising the profile of Edge Hill in a positive way, promoting equality, motivating others, or by overcoming personal circumstances in order to achieve.
October 24, 2013 9:15 am
Dr Ailsa Cox, fiction writer and author of Alice Munro (Northcote House) believes that the Canadian author’s win will ensure that publishers pay more attention to this form of writing. “The short story has always been seen as the poor relation,” explained Dr Cox, Reader in Creative Writing and English, “We are constantly fighting battles... View Article
October 31, 2013 9:15 am
An Edge Hill University academic who wants to explore new ways of teaching to address literacy and numeracy issues in schools.
November 4, 2013 9:46 am
An Eastern European academic at Edge Hill University has picked up the Romanian Ambassador’s award for her inspiring work on Romanians living abroad.
November 26, 2013 9:09 am
A researcher at Edge Hill University has devised simple steps to alleviate the ‘blame culture’ that exists within the social work profession.
November 29, 2013 9:13 am
Award-winning screenwriter Heidi Thomas is set to receive an honorary doctorate from Edge Hill University next month (December).
July 23, 2013 9:20 am
Nursing union leader Dr Peter Carter was awarded an honorary doctorate today from Edge Hill University for his dedication to the profession. Described as being a ‘compelling role model for nurses of all generations,’ the General Secretary and Chief Executive of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) was praised for giving a lifetime of service... View Article
January 16, 2013 10:19 am
Edge Hill University in Ormskirk has been granted permission to build a new media and animation centre alongside more student accommodation. The West Lancashire Borough Council gave the green light to the 52,750 sq ft teaching and research facility which is to be called ‘Creative Edge’ and also a 144-bed student accommodation block.
May 15, 2013 9:57 am
One of the UK’s most respected literary journalists will be visiting Edge Hill University to give a personal reflection on her work. Suzi Feay