Latest News from SPIRE

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Marit Hammond becomes co-convenor of PSA Environmental Politics Group

Posted on 04 May 2017 Marit Hammond, Lecturer in Politics in SPIRE, has been appointed as the new co-convenor of the Political Studies Association’s Environmental Politics Group. Dr Hammond, who has been at Keele University since 2015 specialises in Environmental Political Theory and Democratic Theory.
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Gareth Snell

Posted on 07 April 2017 SPIRE Graduate Gareth Snell wins the Stoke By Election for Labour.
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Becky Richards - Book Launch Live on Somaliland Television

Posted on 10 February 2017 On 21st January, Dr Rebecca Richards—lecturer in International Relations in the SPIRE—attended an event to relaunch her book, Understanding Statebuilding: Traditional Governance and the Modern State in Somaliland (Routledge, 2014)
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Jazz-Philosophy Fusion in Oxford

Posted on 10 February 2017 On the 21st January, Dr James Tartaglia – Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Keele and jazz saxophonist – took his Jazz-Philosophy Fusion to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford for an event organised by the Oxford Forum.
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Excellency Paul Goa Zoumanigui

Posted on 02 February 2017 Excellency Paul Goa Zoumanigui returned as the ambassador of the Republic of Guinea to give a guest lecture on his role as a government adviser and tackling the Ebola crisis on an international level.
 

Jon Herbert - Keele World Affairs

Posted on 31 January 2017 On 15 December 2016, Dr Jon Herbert, Senior Lecturer in US Politics, delivered a lecture to the Keele World Affairs Society.
 

Helen Parr - Keele World Affairs

Posted on 31 January 2017 On 12 January 2017, Dr Helen Parr, Senior Lecturer in International Relations, delivered a lecture to the Keele World Affairs.
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Dr Matthew Wyman awarded prestigious PSA Teaching Award

Posted on 11 January 2017 Dr Matthew Wyman, Senior Teaching Fellow in Politics and Director of Learning and Teaching in SPIRE, was awarded the prestigious Innovation in Teaching Politics Award at ‘Oscars of Westminster’
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Helen Parr wins Hennessy Prize

Posted on 11 January 2017 Dr Helen Parr, Senior Lecturer in International Relations, is a co-winnner of the 2016 Hennessy Prize for essay writing on British Politics.
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Climate Change and Progressive Political Parties

Posted on 02 December 2016 Professor Robert Ladrech (SPIRE) co-organised with the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) a workshop in Copenhagen on ‘The Role of Progressive Political Parties across Europe in the implementation of the climate agenda post COP21’.