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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’.

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.
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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.

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.