WOMEN’S SPORTS TEAMS LEAD THE WAY

18/11/03 EDGE HILL’S WOMEN’S SPORTS TEAMS LEAD THE WAY Edge Hill’s women’s sports teams continued their first class performances this week, with victories for women’s football, hockey, basketball, and the netball 3rd team. Men’s teams also triumphed with a walkover victory in rugby league resulting in a 64-0 defeat against the University of Central Lancashire. […]

CHANCE TO SPECIALISE IN CRITICAL CRIMINOLOGY

13th November 2003 CHANCE TO SPECIALISE IN CRITICAL CRIMINOLOGY Crime and violence continue to remain high on the political agenda, often dominating the news headlines. Edge Hill College of Higher Education’s Centre for Studies in Crime and Social Justice is responding to an increased demand for focused study of criminology, by offering a specialist undergraduate […]

HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

11th November 2003 HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK AT EDGE HILL Staff and students at Edge Hill will be focusing on health and well-being this week, as Health Awareness Week takes off at the Ormskirk Campus, from November 10th until 14th. The programme of events is aimed at raising awareness of a range of health issues from […]

NICOLA’S NURSING DREAM COMES TRUE

10th November 2003 NICOLA’S NURSING DREAM COMES TRUE An Edge Hill student’s dream to become a nurse has come true, despite a fight against all odds. Nicola Jones, 24, from West Derby, graduated on Saturday at Edge Hill’s Ormskirk Campus, to qualify as a Registered Nurse with a Diploma in Higher Education, just four years […]

OPEN LECTURE: THE WAR AGAINST REFUGEES

6TH November 2003 OPEN LECTURE: THE WAR AGAINST REFUGEES Edge Hill’s Centre for Studies in Crime and Social Justice is holding an open lecture entitled the War Against Refugees, at the Ormskirk Campus on Tuesday 25th November. Liz Fekete, Deputy Director of the Institute of Race Relations will present her perspective on the recent undermining […]

INTERNATIONAL STAGE FOR EDGE HILL’S ART DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

5th November 2003 INTERNATIONAL STAGE FOR EDGE HILL’S ART DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY Edge Hill has been invited to represent the UK higher education sector at the Design and Technology with ITC Education Show, at the NEC Birmingham, from the 27th – 29th November. Trainees from the College of Higher Education’s Art, Design and Technology Department […]

NEW LAW DEGREE

5th November 2003 New law degree at Edge Hill Edge Hill College of Higher Education has received official recognition from the Law Society for the approval of its LLB (Hons) Law degree as a Qualifying Law Degree. Accredited by Lancaster University, which already enjoys an established reputation as a provider of legal education, the LLB […]

TOP RESULTS MARK START OF SPORTS SEASON

5th November 2003 TOP RESULTS MARK START OF EDGE HILL SPORTS SEASON Edge Hill sports teams have made an exceptional start to the season, with men and women’s teams enjoying victories in many sports and at a range of levels. Men’s victories in rugby league and hockey (2nd team) as well as football (2nd, 3rd […]

EDGE HILL WELCOMES GUEST LECTURER, LORD McNALLY

3rd November 2003 EDGE HILL WELCOMES GUEST LECTURER, LORD McNALLY Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords, Lord McNally is to visit Edge Hill College of Higher Education to present a guest lecture for Journalism undergraduates on Tuesday 11th November. At a time when the biggest shake up of British commercial […]

EDGE HILL PRESENTS WRITERS AND READERS: JANE ROGERS

10th October 2003 EDGE HILL PRESENTS WRITERS AND READERS: JANE ROGERS 27 October 2003 Distinguished novelist, Jane Rogers, is the special guest at the latest in Edge Hill College of Higher Education’s series of Writers and Readers events. Jane will lead a workshop for fiction writers at the Ormskirk Campus in the Wilson Centre at […]