Reflections on the London Summer School in Intellectual History

Between the 4th and 7th of September 2017, UCL History co-hosted (with Queen Mary, University of London) the sixth annual London Summer School in Intellectual History. Students from around the world participated in a busy programme of master classes, lectures and seminars, developing their skills and discussing the latest research in their discipline. Below, two participants…

‘Making History’ Year 12 Summer School

Last week UCL History welcomed twenty-nine students from schools across England to our residential summer school. Collaborating with some of our finest historians, they worked on research projects drawn from one of our first year modules, ‘Making History’. We tackled some of the big questions that historians are faced with, whatever their area of expertise.…

A rainstorm of academic inspiration

Students’ impressions from the London Summer School in Intellectual History The London Summer School in Intellectual History is a rare opportunity for graduate students to acquire further training in the discipline and its different methodologies. It includes special workshops, masterclasses, feedback on current research, and advice on writing and publishing. London is now one of the international…