Parties Launch for Unexpected Elections

Later this month we have an unusual, and potentially defining, political event. In previous years, the five yearly European Elections have been low-key. Most parties have run campaigns about anything but Europe. In the run up to the elections Paula Keaveney, Programme Leader for Politics, will be looking at some of the communication issues surrounding the contest.

Thinking about studying Politics? – Free Workshop for 16 – 18 Year Old Students

The Political Studies Association (PSA) will be holding a series of Applying to Study Politics Workshops across the country over the coming months. This year’s North West workshop will be taking place at Edge Hill University. The event will enable students who will be applying for university in Autumn 2019/20 an opportunity to gain a better understanding about the reality of studying Politics at undergraduate level and its benefits.

Law, Criminology, Policing & Politics – Staff, Students & Graduates Summer Dinner

Friday, 3rd May 2019 from 19.00 until 00.00 in Sages, Edge Hill University – £22 (Price includes VAT).

Join us for a fantastic evening of food, wine and music in Sages, Edge Hill University. This will be our last opportunity to get together before the end of the academic year to celebrate all that we have achieved this year, and also hand over to our new society committees!

Careers Fair 2019

The Department of Law & Criminology are holding a Careers Fair on Tuesday 19th March 2019 from 10:30 to 13:00 in the Law & Psychology Building Foyer.
If you are interested in Graduate Jobs, Work Experience opportunities, Volunteering or Sandwich Placements, why not come along.

Insights from Westminster Hall

We are all familiar with the scenes from the Chamber of the House of Commons. It can be pretty rowdy at times with lots of political point scoring. Of course it is also where potential laws are debated and other issues raised. But MPs have another forum they can use to raise issues and get answers.