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Fun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, AustriaFun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, Austria

Fun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, Austria

Late September Sun to Schnitzel dates. Politics with German student, Jakub Rzucidlo, spent the first five months of his Year Abroad in Vienna doing an Independent Work Placement. Find out more about his experience in this blog post.

Posted on: 9 February 2024

LCF Year Abroad Photo Competition: A celebration of cultural explorationLCF Year Abroad Photo Competition: A celebration of cultural exploration

LCF Year Abroad Photo Competition: A celebration of cultural exploration

The annual LFC Year Abroad Photo Competition saw 23 entries this year. In this blog we go through a few of the prize winners!

Posted on: 11 January 2024

From Language Student to Trainee at the European Commission: How My Language Degree Gave Me Much More than FluencyFrom Language Student to Trainee at the European Commission: How My Language Degree Gave Me Much More than Fluency

From Language Student to Trainee at the European Commission: How My Language Degree Gave Me Much More than Fluency

In this blog, Veronika Prokopova, a Modern Languages alumna of the University of Liverpool, discusses her new job as a Trainee at the European Commission’s Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) in Brussels!

Posted on: 16 November 2023

Taking part in the MiHi EurovisionTaking part in the MiHi Eurovision

Taking part in the MiHi Eurovision

We caught up with Modern Languages graduate, Poppy, to discuss the MiHi Eurovision project she took part in this year, what she got up to and how it has helped strengthen her confidence in her chosen career path!

Posted on: 6 November 2023

Looking back on Italian Week Looking back on Italian Week

Looking back on Italian Week

Last week, we celebrated Italian Language week! In this blog, we will delve into some of the wonderful activities our School hosted surrounding this year’s theme; ‘Italian and Sustainability’.

Posted on: 27 October 2023

3 films with compelling stories you should watch for Black History Month3 films with compelling stories you should watch for Black History Month

3 films with compelling stories you should watch for Black History Month

In this blog post by final year History and Film studies student, Heather Donlon, we'll journey through 'The Woman King,' 'Till,' and 'Hidden Figures,' celebrating the remarkable contributions and stories of Black women.

Posted on: 10 October 2023

Transnational Memory Practices - Workshop One, SeoulTransnational Memory Practices - Workshop One, Seoul

Transnational Memory Practices - Workshop One, Seoul

The first Transnational Memory Practices workshop exchange took place in Seoul in June 2022. Hosted by our partners the Critical Global Studies Institute at Sogang University, this three-day workshop involved a mix of fieldtrips, Q&A sessions with curators, and presentations and discussions from academics and practitioners.

Posted on: 17 July 2023

Transnational Memory Practices - Workshop Two, LiverpoolTransnational Memory Practices - Workshop Two, Liverpool

Transnational Memory Practices - Workshop Two, Liverpool

Led by Dr Tamara West, alongside co-investigators Dr Kerry Wilson and Dr Nayun Jang, the project aims to explore the role of digital exhibitions in memory practices, contested histories, national identities, and postcolonial pasts. The second network event in Liverpool saw participants from the UK and Korea take part in fieldtrips, museum visits and discussions, and a research seminar.

Posted on: 17 July 2023

From Liverpool to Westminster – How My University Experience Helped Me Find My Career.From Liverpool to Westminster – How My University Experience Helped Me Find My Career.

From Liverpool to Westminster – How My University Experience Helped Me Find My Career.

In September 2018, I began my first year at the University of Liverpool. I had no idea then that after five years, including a global pandemic, a year studying abroad, and a semester-long internship, I would end up starting my career as a Parliamentary Assistant.

Posted on: 22 June 2023

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    Fun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, AustriaFun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, Austria

    Fun and challenges during my year abroad in Vienna, Austria

    Late September Sun to Schnitzel dates. Politics with German student, Jakub Rzucidlo, spent the first five months of his Year Abroad in Vienna doing an Independent Work Placement. Find out more about his experience in this blog post.

    Posted on: 9 February 2024