Calendar of Culture – Summer 2013

Summer 2013 will see a whole series of international and cultural events hit Preston and the surrounding area, with people coming together to celebrate traditions from all over the world, as well as… Continue reading

Engaging the next generation of language learners

Over the next couple of weeks, the Worldwise Learning Centre will be filled with the next generation of language-learning enthusiasts, with the Centre welcoming local pupils to the Worldwise Skills Event for Schools.… Continue reading

Interpreting & Translation week at UCLan

April 15th saw the launch of this year’s Interpreting & Translation week at UCLan. The annual event which features a number of sessions that run throughout the week, explores the wide and varied… Continue reading

Worldwise Live Events this April

This April, the Worldwise event calendar is packed full of diverse and exciting sessions to get involved with. The busy schedule kicks off on April 9th, with ‘A Trip through Korean Culture’, exploring… Continue reading

Easter traditions and customs around the world

For many, Easter arrives with the promise of a long weekend, Easter egg hunts, and the ability to overindulge in an excessive amount of chocolate. But while this may be the norm for… Continue reading

Top Tips for Language Learners

Language learning, especially in its early stages, can seem a very enduring and daunting process. Getting to grips with complex grammatical concepts can be troublesome in your native language, never mind a foreign… Continue reading

Lancashire’s Talent!

The annual Lancashire’s Talent Competition is taking place this month on Thursday 21st March. The competition aims to encourage Year 8 pupils to use languages creatively, expressing their flair for languages through poetry,song… Continue reading

Worldwise LinGO Award (Deadline Extended)

The deadline for the Worldwise LinGO Award has now been extended up until the 1st of March. The Award offers funding of up to £500 towards the cost of travel, accommodation and tuition/work… Continue reading

Carnival Celebration

A collection of photos from last week’s Carnival Celebration. The Carnival spirit descended over The Atrium, with guests sporting fancy dress accompanied by a rousing performance by The Worldwise Samba Drummers.

Spring Festival Celebration

Just a selection of the photos from The Spring Festival held earlier this month. The celebration welcomed in the Chinese Year of the Snake, with traditional food, music and activities. A great time… Continue reading