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His Excellency Ambassador Liu Xiaoming, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China visits Keele

Posted on 07 January 2019 The Ambassador, accompanied by his wife and colleagues from the Chinese Embassy, was welcomed as a guest speaker in the Keele World Affairs series
 

Keele SPIRE BFSU Launch Unique Degree

Posted on 21 December 2018 The new international diplomacy programme jointly delivered by Keele University and Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) in China has welcomed its first 80 students with a day of celebrations.
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Forthcoming news on Professor James Tartaglia - Inaugural Lecture 03 April 2019

Posted on 19 December 2018 Professor James Tartaglia: 'I'm gonna tell you The Meaning of Life': A Jazz-Philosophy Fusion Performance with Live Music.
SPIRE lecturer, Naveed Sheikh, was invited to speak at the inaugural 
Middle East Conference at the University of Nicosia.  

Naveed Sheikh speaks on 'The Ambivalence of Political Islam'

Posted on 14 December 2018 SPIRE lecturer, Naveed Sheikh, was invited to speak at the inaugural
Middle East Conference at the University of Nicosia.
Spire Students visit Whitehall  

Spire Students visit Whitehall

Posted on 12 November 2018 On the 17th October, a group of SPIRE students visited the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and the Cabinet Office, invited by SPIRE graduates James Waller and Joshua Colebourne, to learn about issues in British security and about careers in the Civil Service.
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Kyril Drezov Contributes to UK government policy

Posted on 26 October 2018 Evidence from Kyril Drezov, SPIRE lecturer in Politics and Director of the Keele South East Europe Unit has been used to formulate UK government policy on the states of the Western Balkan region.
Distinguished former student, Ambassador Nicholas Olusheye Davies, visits SPIRE  

Distinguished former student, Ambassador Nicholas Olusheye Davies, visits SPIRE

Posted on 17 September 2018 SPIRE was recently visited by one of the first cohort of students for the new International Relations degree, which was inaugurated in 1974.
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Keele University has signed a new partnership with Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU)

Posted on 14 June 2018 Keele University has signed a new partnership with Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) to deliver a joint undergraduate programme.
Bulent Gokay delivers a keynote lecture in China  

Professor Bulent Gokay delivers a keynote lecture in China

Posted on 22 May 2018 Professor Bulent Gokay has just returned from delivering one of the key papers in the Second World Congress on Marxism in Peking University - China's highest ranking institution.
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Sarah Tiplady, SPIRE PhD Candidate

Posted on 14 March 2018 Sarah Tiplady, SPIRE PhD Candidate, was awarded the 2018 Richard E. Neustadt Postgraduate Paper Prize.