Latest News from SPIRE

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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.
VC and Vice President Yan Guohua  

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.
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Robert Ladrech discusses climate change with PES

Posted on 24 November 2017 Spire’s Professor Robert Ladrech was invited to participate in the Party of European Socialists’ (PES) Environment and Climate Change Network on 7th November.
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Sorin Baiasu gives keynote lecture on Kant

Posted on 24 November 2017 Sorin Baiasu, Professor of Philosophy in SPIRE at Keele University will be speaking about ‘Kant's Conception of Free Will: An Uncompromising Account’.
BIHG  

British International History Conference at Keele

Posted on 09 October 2017 In September SPIRE hosted the 29th Annual Conference of the British International History Group (BIHG). This is a working group of the British International Studies Association, the UK’s leading professional body for scholars concerned with the study of international politics and history.