Monthly Archives: July 2012

National Identity, Knowledge about Countries Intergroup Attitudes, Competitiveness and Sport Participation of Newham Pupils in the Run-up to the 2012 Olympics: Baseline Study

A study conducted by Virginia Lam at UEL has recently been conducted examining the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and their impacts on notions of national identity, sports participation and knowledge about countries among primary school children in East London. … Continue reading

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Congratulations Professor MacRury

Just a quick note of congratulations to one of our regular mega-event studies contributors who has now been made a Professor by the University of East London. Prof. Iain MacRury has been instrumental in establishing the excellent Olympic studies and … Continue reading

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