World of the Newport Ship: conference success25 July 2014In July, Dr Evan Jones and Dr Richard Stone convened a 'sell-out' conference on The World of the Newport Ship. The conference explored the history and archaeology of one of the largest and best-preserved medieval merchant ships ever found.
End of a great year24 July 2014On 18 July our History BA students graduated, with many coming along to a party in the School of Humanities after the ceremony. In all, 124 students received BA degrees this year, 28 of whom received Firsts.
In June...7 July 2014Our third year students came to the end of their degree programmes. This was a great year for our undergraduate students, who continued to produce excellent research projects in all years. Over a quarter of our final-year students received first-class honours in History.