VISIT | Ocean Governance for Sustainability: Seabed Management Workshop

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of acting as a ‘trainer’ in a workshop on Seabed Management organised by Kim Peters and Phil Steinberg. As part of the European Commission’s COST Action programme on Ocean Governance for Sustainability, and in conjunction with the University of Liverpool’s Institute for Sustainable Coasts and Oceans, the workshop…

Resolving the Falklands/Malvinas: is it elemental?

By Matthew Benwell This week we are delighted to host a guest post from Dr Matthew Benwell on, ‘Resolving the Falklands/Malvinas dispute: is it elemental?’ Matthew is an RHUL Geography alumni having completed his PhD here in 2008. He is currently a Lecturer in the School of Geography, Politics, and Sociology at Newcastle University and…

RGS Mid-term 2018 @ RHUL Information

Call for Papers RGS-IBG Postgraduate Forum Mid-Term Conference Royal Holloway, University of London 18th-20th April 2018 Abstract submission deadline:Friday 19th January 2018 The organisers of the annual RGS-IBG PGF Mid-Term Conference, this coming year hosted by Royal Holloway, University of London, warmly invite submissions for 2018’s conference. Inviting postgraduate researchers from all areas of geography, proposals…

“10 Things Video Games….” Taught me!

By Dray Agha Jordan Webber and Daniel Griliopoulos’ 2017 book ‘10 Things Video Games Can Teach Us About Life, Philosophy, And Everything’ argues that philosophy offers a bridge between the virtual world and physical world. Video games are their chosen examples of how the virtual can influence different ‘truths’ in our lives, through philosophy. As…