The IRC is one of two research centres associated with the Departmant of Languages and Intercultural Studies (LINCS) at Heriot-Watt University. Below you can view the latest news about what's going on in LINCS or you can visit their website

  • JUSTISIGNS 2 project

    Aug 31 2021 | 07:23 am

    Supporting deaf female victims of domestic, sexual and gender-based violence By Jemina Napier & Luce Clark See the link to this blogpost in British Sign Language (BSL): In this v/blogpost Jemina Napier and Luce (Lucy) Clark from the SIGNS@HWU team[…]

  • Thoughts on Language, Culture and Migration

    Aug 9 2021 | 05:03 am

    By Grace Igbinoke, S5 pupil and Career Ready Intern at the IRC in LINCS I have always loved travelling because I get to see new places and know about new cultures. The even more fun part for me is that[…]

  • IndyLan Newsletter – July 2021

    Jul 22 2021 | 06:57 am

    IndyLan Newsletter – July 2021 Welcome to the third newsletter of our Erasmus+ project Mobile Virtual Learning for Indigenous Languages (IndyLan). The 26-month project (2019-2021) is led by Heriot-Watt University and the Coordinator is Dr Katerina Strani from the Department[…]