The Royal Historical Society launches its new Early Career Membership category today. Katherine Foxhall, RHS Research and Communications Officer, and Imogen Evans, Administrative Secretary, share their thoughts…… Read more “Supporting Early Career Historians – the RHS launches its new ECR Membership”
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Following the government decision to cancel summer examinations, this year’s GCSE and A-Level grades will be predicted by teachers and normalised by a nationally applied formula. This…… Read more “Race Update 5 – Grade Predictions and Assessment during Covid-19”
What steps can we take to help ensure that our online conversations and personal data are secure, in a period of rapid and unplanned change? This blog…… Read more “Room for Zoom? Tips for Securing Online Meetings”
No one has answers to the ongoing Covid-19 situation but this blog suggests some questions that we might ask ourselves and invites your feedback too re History…… Read more “Race Update 4 – EDI concerns during Covid-19”
As many of you will remember, last year the RHS ran their LGBT+ Histories and Historians survey. Professor Frances Andrews provides an update on the working group’s…… Read more “Beyond LGBT+ History Month – an update on the RHS survey.”
There is nothing new in our lack of trust in information and facts. But how does this affect archives and researchers? Julia Sheppard, Chair of the British…… Read more “Taradiddles. Or, lies in a post-truth society”
Advance HE (formally Equality Challenge Unit) published an End of project report in January 2020. The report reflects on a 2016-2018, Advance HE project that invited institutions…… Read more “Race Update 3 – Advance HE Positive Action Checklist”
The Letters of Paul de Foix: French Ambassador at the Court of Elizabeth I, 1562–1566 (2019) is a continuation of David Potter’s previous volume, A Knight of Malta at the Court of Elizabeth I, (Camden 5th series, vol.45) published in 2014. Here he describes the thrill of the archival chase the led to this publication.
This ‘Race Update’ introduces resources that have been circulated by the Higher Education Race Action Group (HERAG) and other bodies that could be used in a range…… Read more “Race Update 2 – Higher Education Race Action Group”