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2024 Languages in a Global World 

The faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences is delighted to announce the next event in the Languages in a Global World series: Rosie Tapper in conversation with Professor Li Li is scheduled to take place on Monday 19th February 2024, 17:00 – 18:00 in Lecture Theatre 1, the Queen’s Building on the University’s Streatham Campus. There will be the option to join the event remotely, via Teams Webinar.

Event details

University of Exeter Senior Vice-President and Provost, Professor Dan Charman, will introduce guest speaker, Exeter graduate and Vision 2030 Counsellor for the British Embassy Riyadh, Rosie Tapper. Professor Li Li, Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Global Engagement will lead a conversation with Rosie to explore the key role her undergraduate degree in French with Italian has played in her career and her experience of the powerful skill set that comes with knowledge of a variety of languages. The conversation will be followed by a Q&A for school students, hosted by Professor Fiona Cox, Head of the Languages, Cultures and Visual Studies department in the faculty.

A drinks reception will take place after the event from 18:00 – 19:00 in the Queen’s café. 

The event will bring together our local foreign Modern Languages teachers and their students, Exeter Alumni, current staff and students of Languages, Cultures and Visual Studies at the University of Exeter.

To register your attendance, please visit the Eventbrite page. If you register as an online-only attendee, please note you will receive joining instructions closer to the event. The deadline for registration is: 17:00 Friday 9 February 2024.