Worldwise International Book Club on BBC Radio Lancashire

We had a great conversation with Brett Davison on BBC Radio Lancashire a few days ago and wanted to share it with you. Brett visited us at UCLan to find out more about the Worldwise International Book Club. Maddie Robinson, associate lecturer in Italian, and Sofia Anysiadou, Worldwise Centre Manager, discussed with him about this... Continue Reading →

From Rainy North Wales to the Bright Lights of Beijing, See the World Through Our Calendar…

Each year, the Worldwise Learning Centre has the difficult task of selecting twelve stunning photographs from the huge selection of entries following their annual calendar competition. The calendar captures the culture and flavour of the country in which each photograph was taken. Students, staff and friends of the centre were on a mission to give... Continue Reading →

The Worldwise Learning Centre Marks a Decade of International Cinema with its 10th International Film Festival

The Worldwise Learning Centre Marks a Decade of International Cinema with its 10th International Film Festival The Worldwise Learning Centre at the University of Central Lancashire was proud to present their 10th International Film Festival this year with their biggest ever audience! The film festival, which has grown in popularity year-on-year, was launched to a... Continue Reading →

Our UCLan weeK; What students said

''Our UCLan week gives us students the opportunity to take part in a huge range of events, either related to our course or to all the other fields of studies. I took the chance to try both. I attended an Interpreting Mock Conference facilitated by MA students studying Arabic, Chinese, English and German. It was... Continue Reading →

Worldwise Calendar 2016

The Worldwise Learning Centre has gathered twelve breathtaking photographs, which perfectly capture the culture and flavours of many different countries from across the world, to showcase in their annual calendar. The chosen pictures were submitted by travellers—made up of students, staff and friends of the centre—who were on a mission to capture the essence of... Continue Reading →

Remember, Remember the 5th November…

It's once again that time of year when our skies will be filled with spectacular explosions of colour and a million voices will cry out "oooh!... Aah!" Bonfire Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Night, is celebrated every year in Britain on November 5th. It celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, in... Continue Reading →

Preston’s 9th International Film Festival * 19-26 October

Don’t miss Preston’s 9th International Film Festival, presented by the Worldwise Learning Centre at the University of Central Lancashire, from 19 till the 26 of October. Family favourites, internationally-renowned and Award-winning performances are to feature in a series of cinema screenings in the Mitchell & Kenyon  this October. Each night, for eight nights, there will be an exciting film... Continue Reading →

LinGO Travel Award 2015

The LinGO Travel Award is back once again giving you the opportunity to travel and use your language skills! Take the first step and turn your dreams into reality with the LinGO Award! Twenty bursaries of up to £500 towards the cost of travel, accommodation and tuition or work practice in a location of your... Continue Reading →

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