Upcoming Events

Thursday, 24th July 2014

9:00AM - 6:00PM Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Seminar
Symposium for Professor Colin Ingram
Professor Colin Ingram, Director of the Institute of Neuroscience passed away in December 2013. To celebrate his scientific legacy the Institute will be holding a symposium. All welcome. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Institute of Neuroscience Tel: 01912088320 Email: ion@ncl.ac.uk


Thursday, 24th July 2014

1:30PM - 3:00PM Hatton Gallery and Fine Art Studios, The Quadrangle, Newcastle University
Art Workshop for 12-18 year-olds: Artists' Books and Altered Books
Be inspired by International Print Biennale
Create an artist's book with drawing, print, collage. Also, transform an existing book into an altered book. Admission: Free, but phone 0191 208 6059 or email Hazel to book your place. Contact for further information: Hazel Barron-Cooper Tel: 0191 208 6059 E-mail: hazel.barron-cooper@twmuseums.org.uk


Thursday, 24th July 2014

2:00PM - 3:00PM CLT701
Seminar
Eisbach: Isabelle Proof Methods for Proof Engineering
Proof engineering is the art of producing modular, reusable formal proofs and specifications. When proofs become large, involving multiple authors and iterations, proper proof engineering becomes crucial. Free admission. Contact for further information: Laura Martin Tel: 0191 208 7972 email: cs.reception@ncl.ac.uk


Friday, 25th July 2014

10:30AM - 12:00PM Hatton Gallery and Fine Art Studios, The Quadrangle, Newcastle University
Creative Drawing workshop for adults
Explore a range of drawing techniques working from the International Biennale, objects and imagery. Suitable for all levels. Admission: Free, but phone 0191 208 6059 or email Hazel to book your place. Contact for further information: Hazel Barron-Cooper Tel: 0191 208 6059 E-mail: hazel.barron-cooper@twmuseums.org.uk


Tuesday, 29th July 2014

2:00PM - 3:00PM CLT701
Seminar
Identity-Based Encryption Secure against Selective Opening Chosen-Ciphertext Attack
Speaker: Professor Shengli Liu
Security against selective opening attack (SOA) requires that in a multi-user setting, even if an adversary has access to all ciphertexts from users, the remaining unopened messages retain their privacy. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Laura Martin Tel: (0191) 208 7972 Email: cs.reception@ncl.ac.uk


Tuesday, 29th July 2014

2:00PM - 3:00PM CLT 701
Seminar
Identity-Based Encryption Secure against Selective Opening Chosen-Ciphertext Attack
Free admission. Contact for further information: Laura Martin tel: 0191 208 7972 email: cs.reception@ncl.ac.uk


Friday, 1st August 2014

10:30AM - 12:00PM Hatton Gallery and Fine Art Studios, The Quadrangle, Newcastle University
Pastel & Charcoal Drawing workshop for adults
Experiment with pastels and charcoals, drawing on a large scale. Suitable for all levels. Admission: Free, but phone 0191 208 6059 or email Hazel to book your place. Contact for further information: Hazel Barron-Cooper Tel: 0191 208 6059 E-mail: hazel.barron-cooper@twmuseums.org.uk


Tuesday, 5th August 2014

10:30AM - 12:00PM Children's Art Workshop: Scrapbook art
Hatton Gallery holiday workshop for children
Draw, collage and create in a scrapbook inspired by International Print Biennale. Scrap Book provided. Suitable for 5-12 year olds. Drop-in style. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Hazel Barron-Cooper Tel: 0191 208 6059 E-mail: hazel.barron-cooper@twmuseums.org.uk


Friday, 8th August 2014

11:00AM - 4:00PM Hatton Gallery, The Quadrangle, Newcastle University
Hatton Print Day
Celebrating the final week of the international Print Biennale
Come and view a large selection of prints from the Hatton Gallery's collection from Whistler to 16th Century woodcuts and Pop Art screenprints. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Hazel Barron-Cooper Tel: 0191 208 6059 Email: rob.airey@twmuseums.org.uk


Thursday, 14th August 2014

1:30PM - 2:30PM 2.98, Spence Watson Lecture Theatre, Armstrong Building
Seminar
CANDO: Controlling Abnormal Network Dynamics using Optogenetics
Please come along and find out more about this exciting new research project which aims to develop a new treatment for epilepsy. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Lee Best Tel: 0191 208 3353 Email: lee.best@ncl.ac.uk


Wednesday, 20th August 2014

6:30PM - 7:30PM Great North Museum: Hancock
John Hancock - a man of many talents
Illustrated talk by the Natural History Society of Northumbria to celebrate the 130th anniversary of the Hancock Museum. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Hazel Makepeace Tel: 0191 208 2790 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


Thursday, 28th August 2014 - Friday, 19th September 2014

10:00AM - 4:00PM Architecture Building
MA Design Degree Show 2014
Please join us to celebrate the work of students graduating from the MA Urban Design, MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape - Design and the MA Architecture Design Research who will be exhibiting their work. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Anne Fry Tel: 0191 208 5648 Email: anne.fry@ncl.ac.uk


Monday, 1st September 2014

10:00AM - 5:30PM Armstrong Building and Culture Lab
King's Hall Music : Postgraduate Recitals
Laura Davison (trombones)
Maria Lopez (soprano)
Bernat Duran-Pons (fiddle)
Sofia Papoutsaki (piano)
Adam Bushell (multi-media)

Timings tbc - further updates in August

Free admission



Wednesday, 17th September 2014

5:30PM - 6:30PM Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Public Lecture by Nobel Laureate Professor Bill Phillips
Hosted by the Newcastle-Durham Joint Quantum Centre
Professor Philips won the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics for the development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Kate Hudson Tel: 0191 2088312 Email: kate.hudson@ncl.ac.uk


Monday, 22nd September 2014

1:00AM http://www.futurelearn.com/courses/hadrians-wall
Workshop
Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier
Free 6 week online course open to anyone, in partnership with FutureLearn.
Explore the archaeology of the most heavily fortified frontier in the Roman Empire, its people and their lives with Ian Haynes, Professor of Archaeology and world experts. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Suzanne Hardy/Mike Cameron Tel: 0191 208 3264 Email: nclmoocs@ncl.ac.uk


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