Providing pastoral support for refugees on university language programmes: It’s not a career – it’s a life choice

– Pascale Roussel –  Podcast version of this post available here I’m the first point of contact for sanctuary-seeking students – refugees and asylum seekers – at the University of Leicester. I work as Programme Administration Team Leader and University of Sanctuary Facilitator for the Centre for International Training and Education, which includes the English Language TeachingContinue reading “Providing pastoral support for refugees on university language programmes: It’s not a career – it’s a life choice”

Visions of Social Responsibility in EAP: Reflections from World Cafe at Kent PIM

– EAP for Social Justice SIG – As part of the Visions: Looking Back and Looking Ahead PIM hosted by the University of Kent last month, we ran a World Cafe session focusing on Visions of Social Responsibility in EAP. We felt that, after a year which has posed many challenges to us all, andContinue reading “Visions of Social Responsibility in EAP: Reflections from World Cafe at Kent PIM”

Let’s Talk about Race in EAP: Practitioner Perspectives

– EAP for Social Justice SIG – We were delighted to welcome participants to our second webinar, Let’s Talk about Race in EAP: Practitioner Perspectives, which took place on 27th August 2020. We heard from two EAP practitioners, Henry James Robinson and Lorraine Mighty, who shared invaluable insights into how their lived experience of how race,Continue reading “Let’s Talk about Race in EAP: Practitioner Perspectives”