What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 11, 2011 09:00 AM |
Events from Monday 12 September to Sunday 18 September 2011.

Monday 12 September 2011

Integrating Inquiry Across Curricula

Day 1 of three-day symposium convened by the School of Education.

Near Surface 2011

Day 1 of 17th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics of the Near Surface Geoscience Division of European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE).

Poetry pedagogy 3: supporting the intellectual and aesthetic development of all learners through poetry

Two-day, ESRC-funded 'Poetry Matters' seminar

Tuesday 13 September 2011

Geological tour of Sculpture in the Garden

Led by Dr Gawen Jenkin from the Department of Geology and sculptor Austin Orwin.

Integrating Inquiry Across Curricula

Day 2 - see above

Near Surface 2011

Day 2 - see above

Poetry pedagogy 3: supporting the intellectual and aesthetic development of all learners through poetry

Day 2 - see above

Wednesday 14 September 2011

Institute of Lifelong Learning Open Evening

Find out more about the part-time courses on offer and what they could do for you.

Integrating Inquiry Across Curricula

Day 3 - see above

Near Surface 2011

Day 3 - see above

Thursday 15 September 2011

Advancing the Science of Knowledge Translation

Seminar by Dr Jeremy Grimshaw (University of Ottawa) organised by NIHR CLAHRC, aimed at NHS staff and researchers.

  • Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre, Henry Wellcome Building, 12.00pm, free, More information

Friday 16 September 2011

UK Analytic Legal Philosophy Conference

Day 1 of two-day conference jointly organised by the School of Law and the Cambridge Forum for Legal and Political Philosophy.

AHUA conference

One-day conference for members of Association of Heads of University Administration.

Saturday 17 September 2011

Industrial Inheritance: Exploring Leicester's Manufacturing Past

One-day conference organised by the University Library and the Centre for Urban History.

  • David Wilson Library, 10.00am, free (advance booking required), More information

UK Analytic Legal Philosophy Conference

Day 2 - see above

Ongoing exhibitions

An(other) Story: Folk and tribal arts in India

Explores the diversity of Indian folk and tribal art styles and techniques, including Madhubani/Mithila, Gond, Warli, Patua scrolls and folk embroidery. 18 July - 30 September 2011

A Decade of Sculpture in the Garden

78 works by 64 artists, curated by Dr John Sydney Carter. 26 June - 30 October 2011.

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