What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 30, 2011 09:00 AM |
Events from Monday 31 October to Sunday 6 November 2011.

Monday 31 October 2011

Deep time: What isotope geochemistry has taught us about Earth’s early evolution?

Annual Geology Lecture by Dr Janne Blichert-Toft, Director of Research at CNRS, France.

'Independence' and constraint: Elia Kazan, Hollywood and the Cold War

Public lecture by Brian Neve (University of Bath) for the Department of History of Art and Film.

  • Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 3, 5.30pm, free, More information

    A new phenomenon called Red Sprites

    Lecture on upper atmosphere phenomena by Peter McLeish for the Leicester Physics Centre.

    Tuesday 1 November 2011

    Global to Local: Space Innovations in Mapping

    Business event on innovative uses of data and mapping techniques, organised by G-STEP.

    Lunchtime Soundbite

    Mariko Terashi.

    Quality clinical education: why it really matters

    Public inaugural lecture by Professor Nisha Dogra (Department of Health Sciences).

    Tacitus' prism: the reality of Roman Egypt

    11th Dorothy Buchan Memorial Lecture given by Dr Colin Adams (University of Liverpool) for the School of Archaeology and Ancient History.

    Wednesday 2 November 2011

    10th East Midlands Proteomics Workshop

    Jointly organised by Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Nottingham Trent Universities.

    Thursday 3 November 2011

    Meeting the Challenge – Interlending for the Future

    Workshop for librarians organised by by the Forum for Interlending (FIL) and Libraries and Information East Midlands (LIEM).

    The Austerity Olympics - How the games came to London in 1948

    Public lecture by Janie Hampton, author of The London Olympics: 1908 and 1948. Part of 'Insight into the Games' lecture series.

    Friday 4 November 2011

    Maison Foo presents: Memoirs of a Biscuit Tin

    A combination of clowning, puppetry and visual theatre. Suitable for 12+.

    Saturday 5 November 2011

    Hallaton Treasure Conference

    Third annual conference, concentrating on Iron Age-Roman transition and the Hallaton cavalry helmet.

    Sunday 6 November 2011

    Duff McKagan's Loaded

    Plus Dear Superstar and Riot:Noise

    Ongoing exhibitions

    Print Out

    Textured and 3D works using printmaking techniques. 10 October - 9 December 2011.

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