Four years as a New Generation Thinker

In this Blog, John Watts, Programme Coordinator at AHRC, describes the many events, projects and organisations that Dr Naomi Paxton has taken part in since becoming a New Generation Thinker. In 2014 I was involved with the New Generation Thinker scheme run in conjunction with BBC Radio 3 which aims to develop a new generation … Continue reading Four years as a New Generation Thinker

How the AHRC helped me discover a World War One child soldier

Adam Saxon isn't an academic (yet), but you wouldn't know it from his enthusiasm for history. Adam is the son of AHRC Associate Director Alexandra Vincent, and for his year 9 school project he used AHRC resources to uncover the history of one soldier from World War One, including that he was still a child … Continue reading How the AHRC helped me discover a World War One child soldier