Upcoming Events - Public lectures & seminars

Climate change: how can mathematics help us to respond?

20 April 2020

To help us celebrate Earth Day.  Professor Pope’s evening public lecture will focus on climate change and how mathematics could possibly help us to respond.

Departing the polis: travel, travellers and panhellenism in the extant plays and fragments of Greek drama

8 — 9 July 2020

A two-day conference supported by the Centre for Ancient Drama and its Reception (CADRE).

Interactive talk on health and wellbeing

29 April 2020

Journey with Dr. Helen Garr to learn tips and tools to recognise and prevent burnout, and promote wellbeing and happiness in work and life. 

Travel and otherness

6 May 2020

Jean Xavier’s presentation will show the importance of travel narratives in the evolution of contemporary thinking about the Other.

Supporting young people with autism: What teachers need to know [Cancelled]

2 April 2020

Following the success of last year’s seminar to mark World Autism Awareness Week, the School of Education is again hosting a free event

Mending a broken heart: researching cardiovascular disease [Cancelled]

16 April 2020

This event, the next in our series of science public lectures will discuss cardiovascular disease and the research being done in this area. 

POSTPONED: Reconfiguring Chinese independent documentary in a global context

3 April 2020

This event is a public lecture and film screening of The Two Lives of Ermao presented by the Centre for Contemporary East Asian Cultural Studies.

Comedy and eating disorders

14 May 2020

The last of this years series of Food Tales talks this event will see Dave Chawner tackle a discussion on male eating disorders through the medium of stand up comedy.