University Events

Event items

  • Undergraduate Open Days

    An opportunity for potential undergraduate students and their parents to visit the University before they apply.

    Date/Time: 29 June 2018 09:00 - 30 June 2018 16:00

    Venue: Campus-wide

  • Undergraduate Open Day

    An opportunity for potential undergraduate students and their parents to visit the University before they apply

    Date/Time: 15 September 2018 09:00 - 15 September 2018 16:00

    Venue: Campus-wide

  • NCLA: Flambard Poetry Prize Award Ceremony

    Flambard Poetry Prize Award Ceremony with readings from Rebecca Goss and Ellen Phethean

    Date/Time: 14 December 2017 19:15 - 14 December 2017 20:30

    Venue: Culture Lab

  • Practicalities of 'Omics

    Scientific Facilities Conference 2018

    Date/Time: 20 March 2018 08:30 - 20 March 2018 17:00

    Venue: David Shaw Lecture Theatre, Medical School

  • Inspirational Women of the Law 2017

    An event celebrating BAME women in law, hosted by Newcastle Law School

    Date/Time: 22 March 2017; 13.00 - 19.00

    Venue: Law Lecture Theatre, Newcastle Law School, Windsor Terrace, Newcastle University

  • A personal perspective about EPSRC Shaping & Balancing Capabilities

    The EPSRC recently held an event at Newcastle (by invitation only) where they asked me (along two other academics) to share our personal views on shaping capabilities.

    Date/Time: 13 March 2017; 14.00 - 15.00

    Venue: 701 Claremont Tower

  • AUA Lunchtime Session - Diversity at Newcastle

    The aim of the session is to provide an overview of current diversity initiatives as well as suggesting ways for staff to get involved.

    Date/Time: 8 March 2017; 12.00 - 12.45

    Venue: Seminar room 2:20 Research Beehive

  • Celebratory event to mark International Women's Day 2017 @ NUIS

    #BeBoldForChange

    Date/Time: 8 March 2017; 13.00 - 15.00

    Venue: Level 5 Foyer, SIT Building, Nanyang Polytechnic

  • Blue / Orange

    Date/Time: 25 March 2017; 19.45 - 21.45

    Venue: Northern Stage

  • Should the NHS pay for obesity surgery? (Rutherford Morrison Lecture)

    Professor David Kerrigan, Bariatric Surgeon, Phoenix Health and University of Chester. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: 25th October 2016, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Eyes: windows to the soul and mind control

    Professor Gwyneth Doherty-Sneddon, Head of the School of Psychology, Newcastle University. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: 18th October 2016, 17.30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Human struggle and hope – Christian and Muslim perspectives

    Mona Siddiqui, OBE. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis. 

    Date/Time: 1st November 2016, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Medicine 20 years ahead: where we are winning, where we are not (Jacobson Lecture)

    Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of Health. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: 24th November 2016, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Our Dynamic Earth: Third Rock from the Sun – an Introduction to Earth Science

    Delivered by staff from Newcastle University’s Geosciences and Geomatics Research Groups.

    Date/Time: 19th January 2017, 17:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Our Dynamic Earth: Where on Earth are We? – an Introduction to Geomatics

    Delivered by staff from Newcastle University’s Geosciences and Geomatics Research Groups.

    Date/Time: 26th January 2017, 17:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Dr Daniel Grimley, University of Oxford

    Music Research Forum

    Date/Time: 10 January 2018 16:00 - 10 January 2018 18:00

    Venue: Armstrong Building Lecture Room 3.38

  • Jonathan Ward on fashion

    Program Part 1. I 've been up & I´ve been down. Now I´m back. A tumultuous journey through the waves of fashion. Part 2. Cyclical & Celebrity _ Fashion spikes captured in a snapshot glare.

    Date/Time: 01 March 2018 14:00 - 01 March 2018 16:00

    Venue: 8.10 Partners' room (8 floor) Newcastle University Business School 5 Barrack road NE1 4SE

  • Barbour - fashion and digital communications

    Guest: Laura Dover, Global Digital Communications Manager of Barbour

    Date/Time: 08 February 2018 13:00 - 08 February 2018 14:30

    Venue: 8.10 Partners' room (8 floor) Newcastle University Business School 5 Barrack road NE1 4SE

  • Music Transitions and Futures

    A one-day conference focusing on progression routes for students transitioning from secondary to tertiary music education.

    Date/Time: 25 January 2018, 14.00

    Venue: The Boiler House, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU

  • ‘Historical approaches to Migration’

    Part of a series of 'migration lunches' events hosted by the Cultural Significance of Place research group

    Date/Time: 02 March 2018 13:00 - 02 March 2018 14:00

    Venue: Room 2.09 Armstrong Building

  • Animal and human microbial parasites

    Gain insights into their biology and how humans disturb animal-parasite interactions.

    Date/Time: 4 November 2016, 19.00 - 20.00

    Venue: Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle

  • Reflecting on a life in progress and the stories of oral history

    Professor Alessandro Portelli. Free admission, but pre-booking required.

    Date/Time: Wednesday 10 January 2018, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Interim Recitals by Folk Music Students

    Date/Time: Thursday 11th January 2018, 10.00am

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Interim Recitals by Folk Music Students

    Date/Time: Wednesday 10th January 2018, 10.25am

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Interim Recitals by Folk Music Students

    Date/Time: Tuesday 9th January 2018, 11.45am

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Interim Recitals by Folk Music Students

    Date/Time: Monday 8 January 2018, 10.50am

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Interim Recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Thursday 14 December 2017,1000

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Interim Recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Wednesday 13 December 2017, 0915

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Interim Recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Tuesday 12 December 2017, 0935

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Interim Recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Monday 11 December 2017, 1000

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Newcastle Bach Choir Christmas Concert

    Date/Time: Friday 15 December 2017, 1930

    Venue: Jesmond URC, Burdon Terrace, Jesmond

  • Newcastle University Symphony Orchestra Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 14 December 2017, 1930

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Newcastle Bach Choir Concert

    Date/Time: Saturday 18 November 2017, 1930

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Indian Music

    Date/Time: Thursday 14 December 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 30 November 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The Cornshed Sisters

    Date/Time: Thursday 30 November 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 November 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Looking at the smaller picture

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 November 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 November 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The Prince Regent's Band

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 November 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 19 October 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Reiko Fujisawa

    Date/Time: Thursday 19 October 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 12 October 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The James Birkett & Bradley Johnson Jazz Guitar Duo

    Date/Time: Thursday 12 October 2017, 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 5 October 2017, 1600

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The Schulhoff Trio

    Date/Time: Thursday 5 October 2017 1310

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The windows to the soul? - Human vision (Holmes Lectures for 10- to 14-year-olds)

    Vision Researchers from the Institute of Neuroscience. To register for free places, please e-mail the Public Lectures office: public.lectures@ncl.ac.uk, or telephone: 0191 208 6093

    Date/Time: Wednesday 24 January 2018, 17:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • The windows to the soul? - Animal vision (Holmes Lectures for 10- to 14-year-olds)

    Vision Researchers from the Institute of Neuroscience. To register for free places, please e-mail the Public Lectures office: public.lectures@ncl.ac.uk, or telephone: 0191 208 6093

    Date/Time: Wednesday 17 January 2018, 17:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • A composer’s personal reflections on the impact of religious, social and aesthetic influences on music

    Sir James MacMillan. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Wednesday 22 November 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Music, modernity and the search for the sacred (Riddell Memorial Lectures)

    Sir James MacMillan. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 21 November 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived (in association with the North East Humanists)

    Dr Adam Rutherford. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 19 October 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Democracy in crisis? The majority vote and populism

    Olivier Christin. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 5 October 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Facing adversity with a smile (Fickling Lecture)

    Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 3 October 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Postgraduate Recital

    Date/Time: Thursday 7 September 2017, 12.00pm

    Venue: Ballroom, Culture Lab, Assembly Lane

  • Postgraduate Recitals

    Date/Time: Tuesday 5 September 2017, 12.00pm

    Venue: Ballroom, Culture Lab, Assembly Lane

  • Postgraduate Recital

    Date/Time: Monday 21 August 2017, 12.00pm

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Stage 2 Folk Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 8 June 2017, 1000

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios

  • Stage 2 Folk Recitals

    Date/Time: Wednesday 7 June

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios

  • Stage 2 Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 1 June 2017, 1030

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Music Recitals Stage 2

    Date/Time: Wednesday 31 May 2017, 1730

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Come and Sing Event

    Date/Time: Saturday 4 November 2017, 1100

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Music Recitals Folk Stage 2

    Date/Time: Wednesday 31 May 2017, 1530

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios

  • Music Recitals Folk Stage 2

    Date/Time: Tuesday 30 May 2017, 0930

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • May recitals 31st May

    Date/Time: Wednesday 31 May 2017, 1850

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios

  • Music & Aids Concert

    Date/Time: Tuesday 2 May 2017, 1930

    Venue: Ballroom, Culture Lab, Assembly Lane

  • Stage 2 Undergraduate Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Friday 19 May 2017, 1100

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Stage 2 Undergraduate Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 18 May 2017, 1545

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Wednesday 17 May 2017, 1200

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Newcastle Bach Choir Summer Concert

    Date/Time: Saturday 10 June 2017, 1900

    Venue: Hexham Abbey, Hexham

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Friday 2 June 2017, 1030

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 1 June 2017, 1800

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Friday 2 June 2017, 1300

    Venue: Sage Two, Sage Gateshead

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 1 June 2017, 1300

    Venue: Sage Two, Sage Gateshead

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Friday 19 May 2017, 1600

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 18 May 2017, 1900

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 18 May 2017, 1200

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Wednesday 17 May 2017, 1200

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Wednesday 17 May 2017, 1930

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Tuesday 16 May 2017, 1400

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Undergraduate Finalist Music Recitals

    Date/Time: Monday 15 May 2017, 1100

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Mind the gap – tackling oral health inequalities (Founders & Benefactors Lecture)

    Professor Richard Watt. Free and open to all. To register please e-mail: magdalena.grainger@ncl.ac.uk or telephone 0191 208 7898.

    Date/Time: Friday 16 June 2017, 16:30 - 18:00

    Venue: RB Green Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Newcastle University

  • Postgraduate Recitals

    Date/Time: Tuesday 18 April 2017, 12:30 onwards

    Venue: Ballroom, Culture Lab, Assembly Lane

  • Innovation: opportunities, academia and changing the ecosystem (Grey Turner Lecture)

    Shaf Keshavjee MD, James Wallace McCutcheon Chair in Surgery. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Wednesday 28 June 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: David Shaw Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Newcastle University

  • Phantasticus: Early Music Festival Concert

    Date/Time: Saturday 4 March 2017, 19:30

    Venue: Hexham Abbey Great Hall, Hexham

  • The Leopard and the Lily: Songs for Voices and Organ from Renaissance France and England

    Date/Time: Saturday 11 March, 12:00

    Venue: All Saints' Church, Church Street, Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65 7UP

  • Twilight Concert: Music for Voices and Viols

    Music for Voices and Viols

    Date/Time: Wednesday 22 March 2017, 18:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Lamentation; Death and Passion

    Date/Time: Wednesday 1 March, 1930

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Bach Quits Weimar

    Date/Time: Monday 27 February, 13:10

    Venue: St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Newcastle

  • Brundibár Festival Opening Recital

    Brundibar Festival

    Date/Time: Monday 30 January 2017, 1900

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Interim Recital

    Date/Time: Thursday 12 January, 1200

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 April, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 March, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 February, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 February, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 February, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Student Performances

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 February, 16:00

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Newcastle University Symphony Orchestra Concert

    Newcastle University Symphony Orchestra

    Date/Time: Thursday 4 May, 19:30

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Bach: St. Matthew Passion

    Newcastle Bach Choir Concert

    Date/Time: Saturday 18 March, 19:00

    Venue: Sage One, Sage Gateshead

  • Canada REConnected

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 April, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Archipelago

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 March, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Iona Brown (violin) and Jenny Martins (piano)

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The Silk and Bamboo Ensemble

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Oliver Vincent (tenor) and Venera Bojkova (piano)

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 February, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Ian Watt (guitar)

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 February, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Onyx Brass

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 February, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Stephanie Marshall (mezzo-soprano) and Somi Kim (piano)

    Lunchtime Concert

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 February, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Indian music recitals

    Indian Music Interim Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 12 January, 1600

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Folk Interim Recitals

    Folk Interim Recitals

    Date/Time: Tuesday 10 January, 1030

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • CANCELLED: Rethinking public value

    Please note this event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 April 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Technologies for bee health

    Mike Brown, Animal and Plant Health Agency. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Interim Recitals

    Interim recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Tuesday 13 December, 1200

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Folk Interim Recitals

    Interim Recitals by Folk Students

    Date/Time: Monday 9 January, 1030

    Venue: Recital Room, Armstrong Building

  • Interim recitals by Final Year Music students

    Interim recitals by Final Year Music students

    Date/Time: Tuesday 13 December, 1530

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios, Assembly Lane

  • Interim recitals by Final Year Music students

    Interim recitals by Final Year Music students

    Date/Time: Tuesday 13 December, 1200

    Venue: King's Hall or Recital Room, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Postgraduate Recital

    Postgraduate Recital

    Date/Time: Thursday 15 December, 1545

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Interim recitals by Final Year Music students

    Interim Recitals

    Date/Time: Thursday 15 December, 1500

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Interim Recitals

    Interim recitals by Final Year Music Students

    Date/Time: Wednesday 14 December, 13:00 onwards

    Venue: Band Room, Music Studios/ King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • CANCELLED: The Speaker, Parliament and engaging with the modern democracy

    Please note this event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

    Date/Time: Thursday 25 May 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University