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The Conversation: Five common English words we don’t know the origins of – including ‘boy’ and ‘dog’

The Conversation: Five common English words we don’t know the origins of – including ‘boy’ and ‘dog’

Detail from Tacuinum Sanitatis, a 14th-century handbook of medieval health. The naming process...

19 Jul 2024
Grad 2024: Internships as a route to self-knowledge

Grad 2024: Internships as a route to self-knowledge

Vionna Fiducia, a Year Four BA Media and Communication Studies student, shows the reporter the im...

05 Jul 2024
IBGA Students Learn From Real-World Business Practices

IBGA Students Learn From Real-World Business Practices

Students from the International Business and Global Affairs (IBGA) MA program at XJTLU’s School o...

20 Jun 2024
HSS Successfully Hosts First Book Launch Event

HSS Successfully Hosts First Book Launch Event

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences, XJTLU recently held its first Book Launch event. Dr...

13 Jun 2024
The Conversation: The Singapore Stone’s carvings have been undeciphered for centuries – now we’re trying to crack the puzzle

The Conversation: The Singapore Stone’s carvings have been undeciphered for centuries – now we’re trying to crack the puzzle

If you pay a visit to the Singapore Stone, displayed at the National Museum of Singapore, you m...

12 Jun 2024
XJTLU in the Media in May

XJTLU in the Media in May

During the past month, XJTLU was mentioned in media reports from outlets including Guangming Dail...

05 Jun 2024
Human-Oriented Media: Electronic Game

Human-Oriented Media: Electronic Game

“Students who majored in Humanity and Society have their special strength in Indie Game designing...

31 May 2024
XJTLU book corner

XJTLU book corner

We’ve collected some of the latest books from Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University’s academic staf...

22 May 2024
Corpus Linguistics Symposium Successfully Held

Corpus Linguistics Symposium Successfully Held

On April 26, 2024, the Department of Applied Linguistics presented the Corpus Linguistics Symposi...

17 May 2024