Upcoming Events

FULLY BOOKED A sustainable future: panel discussion

27 February 2017

The University is officially opening the state-of-the-art GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory on Monday 27 February. To celebrate, we’re hosting a thought-provoking event to explore how chemistry can take us to a sustainable future.

[CANCELLED] Political upheaval and the LGBT community: building resilience in a changing world

27 February 2017

This event explores the changing political climate and its impact on minority groups, the LGBT community in particular. There will also be a discussion around the need for intersectionality and building resilience. Speakers will include Mel Jeffs, manager of the Nottingham Women’s Centre and Paula Akpan, co-founder of the “I’m Tired” Project and writer for gal-dem. Part of LGBT History Month.

Rainbow refugees: LGBT rights in refugee and asylum law

28 February 2017

Join the Centre for Research in Race and Rights and the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice (CSSGJ) for a discussion on LGBT immigration. Paul J Dillane, the Executive Direction of the UK Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group, will be in conversation with Ibtisam Ahmed as part of the regular CSSGJ seminar series. Part of LGBT History Month.

Introducing The University of Nottingham Asia House Partnership

1 March 2017

The University of Nottingham has established a strategic partnership with Asia House, the leading pan-Asian organisation in the UK and this workshop will provide more details about the partnership.

University Mental Health Day 2017

2 March 2017

University Mental Health Day is taking place on Thursday 2 March and the theme this year is ‘get active for your mental health’.

Communi-tea

2 March 2017

Join us for a cup of tea with your neighbours, and try some foods from around your community and the world.

Routes to Engagement with The University of Nottingham

2 March 2017

This evening seminar will explore the variety of support that a business can take advantage of by working with the University of Nottingham, with a particular focus on Energy and Knowledge Transfer Partnerships.

Making it in business: from arts to The Apprentice and beyond

2 March 2017

Rebecca Jeffery, Entrepreneur and Arts graduate, talks about how transferable her undergraduate skills were to a career in marketing. The former American and Canadian Studies student (2006 graduate) and 2016 candidate on The Apprentice, set up her own successful marketing and design agency with her sister Fi in 2013.

Book and bake sale

6 March 2017

Bring along or buy cakes and books, network with colleagues and support the Nottingham Life Cycle 7 Impact campaign.

From sorcery to super computers: the story of weather as told through a selection of treasures from The National Meteorological Archive

7 March 2017

A free lunchtime talk in connection with Manuscripts and Special Collections’ latest exhibition, Weather Extremes: Making and breaking records in Nottinghamshire.