Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication




Alumni Hannah Kallend and Jacob Twomey win the 2018 University of Leeds Business Plan competition

April 18th, 2018

Impact English China recruits graduates to fill the demand for native English speaking teachers in both kindergarten and English Training Schools in China.

Tom Jackson awarded £75,000 research grant to produce virtual archives of Holocaust sites 

April 12th, 2018

Dr Tom Jackson has been awarded £75,000 to explore the concept of producing multisensory and participatory virtual archives of Holocaust sites, a technology that was developed as part of his practice-led PhD. 

Jairo Lugo-Ocando and Federico Subervi-Velez keynote speakers at Spring School Perugia

April 10th, 2018

International Spring School is for Masters and PhD students and junior researchers in communication, media studies, journalism, political communication and sociology of communication.

Stephen Coleman collaborates on dance inspired by Brexit

March 22nd, 2018

Professor Coleman has collaborated with the Artistic Director of Phoenix Dance Theatre to produce a unique dance performance that responds to voters’ emotional reactions to Brexit.

University of Leeds graduates win three prizes at the 2018 RTS Student Television Awards in Yorkshire

March 22nd, 2018

Taraash wins the factual award and craft award for camerawork and Life off the Ball – Mental Health in Rugby League wins the craft award for camerawork in the news category.

Federico Subervi appointed Visiting Leverhulme Professor at the University of Leeds

February 19th, 2018

Professor Federico Subervi joins the School of Media and Communication as a Visiting Leverhulme Professor.

Architects of networked disinformation report published

February 12th, 2018

New research by Dr Jason Cabañes has found that a network of digital workers are designing political disinformation campaigns and creating fake news in the Philippines.

Twelve students at the University of Leeds nominated for Royal Television Society student awards

January 22nd, 2018

Winners for the RTS Yorkshire Student Awards will be announced on 28 February and will be put forward for consideration in the national RTS Student Awards.

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