Language Community

Welcome week, social events and learning opportunities for our undergraduate students

Please follow us on the Student Hub, including any groups we set up for your programme, so we can keep you informed about events that may be of interest to you.

Listed below are meetings and events during Welcome and also during term time.

The events during term time are indicative and the list of events is not exhaustive but includes major social events we run during the year. These are supplemented by more events, for example, information sessions on year abroad, events relating to careers, and talks on the LSE internship fund scheme.


Monday, 18 September 2023

Welcome week
TBC BSc in Language, Culture and Society: Campus Enrolment TBC
TBC BSc in International Relations and Chinese: Campus Enrolment TBC

Tuesday, 19 September 2023

Welcome sessions
10.00-10.50am Departmental Welcome TBC
11.00-11.45am BSc International Relations and Chinese:  Orientation Meeting TBC
11.00-11.45am BSc Language, Culture and Society: Orientation Meeting TBC
12.00-12.30pm Pre-Treasure Hunt Lunch and Explanation TBC
12.30-4.00pm Treasure Hunt London Area
4.00-5.00pm Treasure Hunt Plenary: Quiz and Prizes The Huddle

Wednesday, 20 September 2023

PM Modern language assessments: Meet your language teachers PEL.6.01

Thursday, 21 September 2023

Welcome sessions
4.00-5.00pm Multilingual LSE (All LSE students) TBC

Friday, 22 September 2023


Michaelmas Term

 MT Events
WeekEvent title
1 Pizza and STAR's (Student Academic Mentors) a chance for Year 1 students to meet their Year 2 Mentor.
1 A gala evening for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.
2 Friday 'drinks' in The Huddle commences.
3 An evening meal for all returning Year 2 & Year 4 students.
9 LSE Careers 'open' session for Year 2 & Year 4 students.
10/11 An end of term walk & evening meal for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.

Lent Term

 LT Events
WeekEvent title
2 Burns Night Event, for all Language Centre BSc students & programme staff.
7/8 LSE Festival, Reception, for all Language Centre BSc students.
10/11 End of term event, for all Language Centre BSc students.

Summer Term

Summer Term Events
Week Event title 
After last examination End of year picnic/lunch/walk

LSE Students' Union Modern Languages Society

We work closely with the LSESU Modern Language Society.  We will keep you updated on their events and activities via the Student Hub, so please make sure you follow us!