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BREXIT & History?

BREXIT & History?

What role does history play in the BREXIT reality today?

History & Politics

The Taming of Bucephalus

The Taming of Bucephalus

Alexander the Great’s horse was named Bucephalus. The stories that surround this horse reveal m...

History & Politics

The Results are in

The Results are in

Donald Trump has been announced as the 45th President of the United States of America.

History & Politics

Cast your vote!

Cast your vote!

The US election are about to take place. Why not cast your IGGY vote, let's see who the IGGY comm...

History & Politics

The Debate

The Debate

The presidential candidates have presented specific policy proposals related to their broader vie...

History & Politics

US Elections:Donald Trump

US Elections:Donald Trump

Donald Trump was nominated as presidential candidate for the Republican Party in May 2016, after ...

History & Politics

US Elections:Hillary Clinton

US Elections:Hillary Clinton

This week, our focus is on the Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton. Take our U.S Elections quiz.

History & Politics

The US Presidential System

The US Presidential System

The world has recently dedicated great attention to the campaign for the US Presidential Election...

History & Politics

Theatre in the Ancient World

Theatre in the Ancient World

Classics is the study of the Greek and Roman civilisations that existed over 2000 years ago arou...

History & Politics

How will Brexit affect you?

How will Brexit affect you?

Back in 2012, IGGY ran a debate on whether the UK should remain in the European Union. As part of...

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Task

EU-REF Live Lounge

EU-REF Live Lounge

Are you confused about the UK's upcoming EU referendum? Frustrated at the ongoing media and polit...

History & Politics

An interview with David Beck - what is Global Sustainable Development?

An interview with David Beck - what is Global Sustainable Development?

What is Global Sustainable Development, how can you pursue GSD studies, and how can this field ch...

Community Fun

Reflection on LGBT+ History Month

Reflection on LGBT+ History Month

Welcome to the next edition of IGGY Fun Size. This week's mini-competition: Reflection on LGBT+ ...

History & Politics

Why is LGBT+ History Month important?

Why is LGBT+ History Month important?

We’ve explored and reflected upon what LGBT+ history is, and now we’re asking ourselves, “w...

History & Politics

What is LGBT+ history?

What is LGBT+ history?

LGBT+ History Month marches on! We’ve been reflecting on the core idea, “what is LGBT+ histor...

History & Politics

Movement: Social movements – Actions speak louder

Movement: Social movements – Actions speak louder

Not too long ago, in November and December 2010, thousands of students, parents and and concerned...

By: Anni Jahn

Inspirational Women

Anna Komnene

Anna Komnene

Anna Komnene (Comnena) (1083- c. 1153) was a Greek princess and is considered to have been the wo...

By: Tabby

Creative Writing

Movement - The Civil Rights Movement

Movement - The Civil Rights Movement

A look at the key moments that influenced the American civil rights movement, and how they helped...

Careers & Personal Development

Meet Mike

Meet Mike

Mike is a PhD student in international law and human rights law.

History & Politics
Task

OWL 2015 - Allen & Overy Q&A

OWL 2015 - Allen & Overy Q&A

What’s it like to work for the largest law firm in the world? What are the challenges, and the ...

History & Politics
Challenge

OWL 2015 - ESSAY Competition

OWL 2015 - ESSAY Competition

The OWL Essay Competition will be your opportunity to have a piece of academic work judged by our...

Careers & Personal Development

Meet Anni

Meet Anni

Meet our Student Mentor Anni

By: Anni Jahn

History & Politics

Dan Snow's The Battle of the Somme

Dan Snow's The Battle of the Somme

Although this excellent documentary was made a couple of years ago, it is particularly

History & Politics

Dulce Et Decorum Est

Dulce Et Decorum Est

A reading of Owen's 'Dulce Et Decorum Est' accompanied by powerful images of the First World War.

History & Politics

Bonfire Special: Political Upheaval

Bonfire Special: Political Upheaval

As bonfire night is happening in England marking the day when Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the hou...

History & Politics

Catholics, gunpowder and terrorism?

Catholics, gunpowder and terrorism?

How much do you know about the gunpowder plot? Take the quiz below and see if you can correctly a...

History & Politics

Halloween quiz – how much do you know?

Halloween quiz – how much do you know?

Take on Emma's Halloween quiz and see if your knowledge on the ghouls that haunt this October 'sp...

History & Politics

Hallowe'en Special: Ghosts of the Ancient World

Hallowe'en Special: Ghosts of the Ancient World

The underworld is the home of the dead in Greek mythology and there are many apparitions that cou...

History & Politics

Voices of the University: VIPs at Warwick Quiz

Voices of the University: VIPs at Warwick Quiz

Student Mentor Lucy looks at some of the most influential and inspirational events to grace the U...

Inspirational Women

Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt, a political theorist, was born in Germany in 1906. She studied philosophy at the U...

History & Politics

Coin of the month - September

Coin of the month - September

During the civil wars of AD 68-69 a number of mints operated in the western Roman empire in Spain...

Careers & Personal Development

Round 34: Beat the global residential school

Round 34: Beat the global residential school

This week, the team of mentors from the IGGY Global Residential Summer School have teamed up to p...

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