LCSS Postgraduate Network offers a vibrant platform for Master's and PhD students to exchange ideas and develop skills through participating in training activities and proposing/executing relevant project under supervision of senior staff. Monthly Professional Development Workshops (PDWs) and Annual Welcome Receptions and PhD Conferences are the flagship activities of this netwok whereby studens across disciplines and institutions take initiative. Platform has benefited from partnershps with major UK universities through student unions, depatmental support from the Dickson Poon School of Law at King's College, Department of Methodology at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and ESRC London Doctoral Training Centres.
Postgraduate Network - BBC Proms World Orchestra for Peace Date: Sunday 20 July 7.30pm – 10.00pm Royal Albert Hall
Umut Kuruuzum, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Arthur Mitski, The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
Dr Fahri Karakas
22 Feruary 2014 - London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), UK
Welcome Reception at the University of Westminster for Turkish Postgraduate Students
19 April 2013 - King's College London, UK
Dr Zeynep Kaya
Dr Fahri Karakas
A Welcome Reception at the University of Westminster for Turkish postgraduate students.
Networking brunch for postgraduate students
Dr Fatih Serbest
Dr Fahri Karakas
Welcome Reception at the University of Westminster for Turkish postgraduate students
Dr Aytac Yildiz
Welcome Reception brought together UK-based Turkish postgraduate students
Summer Scout for Disadvantaged Children project aims to enable children aged between 9-15 to actively engage with peers through educational and leisurely scout activities resulting in a better understanding of using their free time wisely and actively, thus building their self-esteem and confidence by developing their social interaction and communication skills.
British Engagement Project for Displaced Children seeks to enhance understanding of British values, culture, and history through a professionally developed non-informal curricula designed for displaced (i.e. asylum seekers, refugees, forced migrants) families children, aged between 11-16.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August
International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education
LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.