What's on at the University of Leicester this week

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 20, 2010 09:00 AM |
Events from Monday 21 June to Sunday 27 June 2010.

Monday 21 June 2010

Nature-Investment Interaction

Two-day conference organised by the Department of Mathematics (second day)

Gustav Mahler - Composer of Songs and Symphonies

Public lecture by Dr Greg Hurworth (Palacký University, Czech Republic/Monash University, Melbourne).

A Change of Climate

Comedy by LU Theatre; Sat/Sun/Mon

Tuesday 22 June 2010

Lunchtime soundbites

Laura Norris and Amy Burden (clarinet, flute)

Healing Broken Hearts: A Midsummer Night’s Tale

Public inaugural lecture by Professor Iain Squire from the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine

Musica Sacra

Coro Nostro Chamber Choir present music by Victoria and Elgar

  • Church of St John the Baptist, Clarendon Park Road, 7.30pm, £10/£9, More information

Wednesday 23 June 2010

Vaughan Writers' Summer Reading

An evening of poetry and prose.

Thursday 24 June 2010

Lunchtime soundbites: TBA

Festival of Postgraduate Research

Exhibition of research projects by 50 Leicester postgraduates from all departments and disciplines

Thursday Jazz

Mulligan Stew sextet

Friday 25 June 2010

Nursing, Older People and Learning

Seminar by Deborah Sturdy (Nurse Advisor for Older People, Department of Health), organised by the Institute of Lifelong Learning.

Gustav Mahler: Composer of songs and symphonies

Public lecture by Dr Greg Hurworth (Palacky University, Czech Republic).

Saturday 26 June 2010

Homecoming 2010

Open event for all University of Leicester graduates and staff: presentations, exhibitions, children’s entertainment etc.

The Fundamentals of Portraiture

Art workshop with Scott Bridgwood

Sculpture in the Garden: Heart, Head and Hands

Exhibition launch, with music by University of Leicester students.


Concert: summer serenata by Cantamici choir

Sunday 27 June 2010

Plant sale and family day

Botanic Garden open day including the 2010 Sculpture in the Garden exhibition

Ongoing exhibitions

Ala Bashir: Recent Work

15 May to 4 July 2010

  • Embrace Arts at the RA centre, 10.00am-6.00pm Mon-Fri (call 0116 252 2455 for weekend opening times), free, More information