Is Twitter effective as a learning tool?

New research carried out by Edge Hill academics has shown that using Twitter as a learning tool to engage students may not be as effective as previously thought.

Conflict and Imperialism in the Middle East

Dr James Renton, Senior Lecturer in History at Edge Hill University, is investigating the interactions between the West and the Middle East in the twentieth century

University project is Making History on Radio 4

An Edge Hill University project which bridges the gap between school and independent study has featured on Radio 4′s Making History programme.

West’s war against Palestinian ‘extremism’ doomed to fail?

Dr James Renton, Reader in History at Edge Hill, has published a new article stating that the West’s war against Palestinian ‘extremism’ is doomed to fail and arguing for a complete overhaul of the international framework for handling conflict in Gaza.

The Menlove Treasure – Chapter One

In a unique project, award winning novelist Frank Cottrell Boyce is working with Edge Hill lecturers Carl Hunter and Clare Heney to create a free, online serial novel as part of the Give us 5 for Reading campaign, from the City of Readers project.

Edge Hill awarded £125,000 grant from Digital R&D Fund

Edge Hill University, Film London and We Are Colony have been awarded a £125,000 grant from the Digital R&D Fund for the Arts to explore the release of independent films on an innovative new digital platform.