Events

   
   
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Wednesday 25th January 2017

UNICAS Sandpits events - £15,000 funding available for research projects

UNICAS Sandpits events - £15,000 funding available for research projects
Date
25 January 2017
Location:
B07, Sutton Bonington, The Barn
Description
The University of Nottingham Interdisciplinary Centre for Analytical Science (UNICAS) aims to facilitate interdisciplinary research and enhance research capacity in cutting edge analytical science.
Friday 27th January 2017

Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day
Date
27 January 2017
Location:
Atrium, Portland Building, University Park
Description
Join us in the Portland Atrium for a live webcast of a testimony from Holocaust survivor Mala Tribich MBE. At 9.55am, there will be a short introduction with UoN student and Holocaust Educational Trust volunteer Annabel Pattle.

Citizens of the Third Reich – Everyday Betrayals and the Pink Triangle Prisoners of Sachsenhausen

Citizens of the Third Reich – Everyday Betrayals and the Pink Triangle Prisoners of Sachsenhausen
Date
27 January 2017
Location:
Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus, LT1
Description
Dr Max Biddulph, Associate Professor in the School of Education, launches LGBT History Month 2017 with a public lecture. Join us for an exploration of the experiences of pink-triangle prisoners at Sachsenhausen and how social context impacts on our concept of citizenship. How does living in a totalitarian regime influence the behaviour of its citizens, and what are the implications for contemporary societies?
Tuesday 31st January 2017

Design and analysis of education trials

Design and analysis of education trials
Date
31 January 2017
Location:
C49, Dearing Building, Jubilee Campus
Description
This Centre for Research in Mathematics Education Seminar is presented by Dr Adetayo Kasim, Research Statistician for the Wolfson Institute for Health and Wellbeing, Durham University. Dr Kasim will discuss statistical challenges in the design and analysis of education trials.
Tuesday 7th February 2017

Merchants of Men: How Jihadists and ISIS Turned Kidnapping and Refugee Trafficking into a Multi-Billion Dollar Business

Merchants of Men: How Jihadists and ISIS Turned Kidnapping and Refugee Trafficking into a Multi-Billion Dollar Business
Date
7 February 2017
Location:
A02, Highfield House, University Park
Description
Join us to hear from best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni, whose new book uncovers a disturbing trend in the continuing fallout from the post-9/11 Patriot Act: the massive number of people trafficked to fund terror organizations, which is "historically unprecedented."
Thursday 9th February 2017

Song of the Reed – screening and discussion

Song of the Reed – screening and discussion
Date
9 February 2017
Location:
a41, Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park
Description
The Taiwan Studies Programme and Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies present a screening of the documentary Song of the Reed, followed by a roundtable discussion. Song of the Reed is a Taiwanese documentary produced by the Taipei Women's Rescue Foundation and directed by Wu Hsiu-Ching, chronicling the later years of Taiwanese women who were forced into sexual slavery during World War II.
Wednesday 15th February 2017

Epic journeys

Epic journeys
Date
15 February 2017
Location:
A3, Humanities Building, University Park
Description
Professor Helen Lovatt, Department of Classics, gives this inaugural lecture discussing how ancient epic uses the idea of the journey, and how these journeys were used in later cultures.
Thursday 16th February 2017

Things that go bang in the night (sky)

Things that go bang in the night (sky)
Date
16 February 2017
Location:
B1, School of Physics and Astronomy, University Park
Description
The School of Chemistry and the School of Physics and Astronomy, in association with the British Science Association, present this public lecture. Julian Onions will speak on the topic of 'Things that go bang in the night (sky).
Friday 17th February 2017

LGBT health and wellbeing stall

LGBT health and wellbeing stall
Date
17 February 2017
Location:
Exchange Building, University Park
Description
Come along to a stall and find out more about issues affecting LGBT health and wellbeing. Part of LGBT History Month.
Sunday 19th February 2017

Pay It No Mind screening

Pay It No Mind screening
Date
19 February 2017
Location:
Broad Street, Broadway Cinema, NG1 3AL, Nottingham
Description
Join us for a screening of Pay It No Mind, a film about the life of Marsha P Johnson, a revolutionary trans activist, Stonewall instigator, Andy Warhol model, drag queen and prostitute, as well as a downtown New York fixture. Part of LGBT History Month.
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