School News

'Who Made My Clothes?' - Free online Fashion Revolution course starts 26th June

Fashion Revolution, the global movement calling for greater transparency, sustainability and ethics in the fashion industry, is launching its first free online course next Monday, 26th June 2017.

Global climate change story map wins award

A web app created to share the stories from an online climate change course which attracted people from more than 160 countries has won an award.

Exeter academic wins teaching award

A University of Exeter academic has won a prestigious teaching award from the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

Exeter students reach final two in global competition

A team of students from the University of Exeter have reached the final knock-out round of an esteemed international competition, designed to help boost their career potential.

Image of Geothermal river in Sierra Nevada wins CGES photo competiton

Student Laura Herron has won the Centre for Geography and Environment and Society field course photo competition.

Exeter Geography hosts Missing Maps mapathon

As a part of Geography Awareness Week, and following the success of a similar event in October, the Missing Maps team are organising Exeter Geography hosts: Missing Maps.

Exeter subjects ranked amongst very best in the world

The University of Exeter’s status as one of the best academic institutions in the world has been confirmed by new global subject rankings.

Mind the gap: developing transformative learning within Geography between further and higher education

Geography academics have been working with the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site and Exeter College to better understand the ways in which the transition in learning from A-Level to degree-level Geography can be made more manageable and effective for both students and academics.

Exeter academic highlights impact of climate change on migration in Europe

Following a summer which has seen huge migration flows into Europe from neighbouring regions, Professor Neil Adger, will speak on the role that climate change plays in the mass movement of people.

CLES success at the Teaching Awards 2015

Students, academics and staff from the University of Exeter and the Students' Guild gathered on 30 April to celebrate the 2015 Teaching Awards with the College of Life and Environmental Sciences winning 3 awards and placing as runner up in 3 categories.

University adds to its Athena SWAN awards in 2015

The University added an additional award to its Athena SWAN tally this year with a Bronze for the Biosciences department at Exeter.

Parliamentary candidates to attend Exeter Question Time event

Parliamentary candidates will describe how they would promote a fair and sustainable society.

10 years of geography teaching and research at the Penryn Campus

On Friday 27th March 2015 the Centre for Geography, Environment and Society (CGES) held its inaugural Place symposium, to celebrate 10 years of geography teaching and research at the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus and to launch its new identity as the Centre for Geography, Environment and Society.

Go nuts with nature at Science in the Square 2014

After the huge success of previous events, researchers from the University of Exeter's Penryn Campus will be back sharing their passion for our planet at this year’s free Science in the Square.

Graduate runner up in Masterchef UK

Geography graduate Jack Lucas was a runner up in the latest prestigious television competition MasterChef UK.

College success in the Teaching Awards 2014

Over 350 nominations were cast by College of Life and Environmental Sciences (CLES) students in the Teaching Awards 2014, with CLES staff nominated in 6 out of the 10 categories.

Geography has been ranked in the world’s top 25 by an influential international league table.

The QS World University Rankings 2014 ranked Geography at the University of Exeter at position 21, strengthening its status as being among the very best of its kind worldwide.

Life Science ranked in the world's top 100

Life Sciences at the University of Exeter has been ranked in the world’s top 100 by an influential international league table.

University recognised for positive progress on gender equality

The University of Exeter Medical School (UEMS) and the combined departments of Biology and Geography (CLES Cornwall) at the University of Exeter’s Penryn campus are delighted to announce that both departments have been awarded Athena SWAN Bronze department awards.

Science in the Square

Thousands of people were inspired to share their passion for science, and the natural world around them, when they got hands-on with a range of dynamic activities at a fun, free, family event.

Exeter social scientists honoured by Academy

The Academy of Social Sciences has conferred the award of Academician on 51 leading social scientists, including Professor Anne Barlow from the University of Exeter’s Law School and Stephen Hinchliffe, Professor of Human Geography within Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

Explore the wonders of our planet at free interactive event in Falmouth

After the huge success of last year, researchers from the University of Exeter's Cornwall Campus will be back sharing their passion for science at this year’s Science in the Square event.

Geography has been ranked in the world’s top 50 by an influential international league table.

The QS World University Rankings 2013 ranked Geography at the University of Exeter equal 48th, strengthening its status as being among the very best of its kind worldwide.

Exeter leads HEA workshop on internationalisation

This workshop, sponsored by the Higher Education Academy, brought together staff and postgraduates from the University of Exeter and other institutions to explore the key challenges and opportunities surrounding internationalisation in Higher Education.