Presenting at the Reading Braillist’s meeting

18 January 2019

Laura Marshall, one of our Part 3 BA Graphic Communication students, presented her dissertation research at the Reading Braillists meeting. Read more

Research introductions

14 November 2018

Alison Black, Jeanne Louise Moys, Sue Walker, Gerry Leonidas and Eric Kindel showcased a range of research projects, past and present, to give Part 1… Read more

One letter at a time

1 November 2018

Vaibhav Singh’s exhibition on non-keyboard ‘index’ typewriters ran in the Department in late 2018. Check out all the details at Contextual Alternate. Read more

Science communication for children

1 October 2018

A new AHRC-funded project begins today. Transforming science for young people: Marie Neurath and Isotype books for children aims to find new audiences for the… Read more

Activity in Antwerp

17 September 2018

Our use of the Lettering, Printing and Graphic Design Collections in the Typography Department, and our distinctive approach to collections-based research, was exceptionally well demonstrated… Read more

Women in Type

12 April 2018

‘Women in type: a social history of women’s role in type-drawing offices, 1910–90’ is a new three-year research project now underway in the Department, funded… Read more

Breaking down Barriers wins CIOB award for innovation

8 March 2017

Breaking down Barriers (BdB) – our multidisciplinary inclusive design project – has received a Highly Commended Award for Innovation in Education and Training in the 2016… Read more

Successful undergraduate summer research project

7 December 2014

Congratulations go to Part 3 students, Mel Towriss and Peter Loveland (pictured above) who, over the summer, took part in the University’s Undergraduate Research Opportunity… Read more

Student–staff collaboration on biodiversity tracking tool

26 June 2014

The University has launched its biodiversity mapping tool, KiteSite, which is to be used in teaching to track sightings of plant and animal life and,… Read more

Funding for doing a PhD

12 January 2014

Typography is part of the AHRC Doctoral Training Centre, Design Star. Design Star invites applications for full- and part-time Arts and Humanities Research Council studentships… Read more

Design Star: funding for research students

15 October 2013

We are delighted to announce the success of the Design Star Consortium, one of AHRC’s new Doctoral Training Centres. Along with design departments at Brighton,… Read more