University Events

Event items

  • Cultural Research Partnerships Showcase

    Showcase of Newcastle projects, followed by talk from Alan Crookham, Director of Research, National Gallery, with Q & A

    Date/Time: 30 May 2017 12:00 - 30 May 2017 15:00

    Venue: Room 3.41 Armstrong Building, Building number 22 on campus map

  • Ascension Day Holy Communion

    Holy Communion for Ascension Day

    Date/Time: 25 May 2017 12:15 - 25 May 2017 12:50

    Venue: St Thomas' Church

  • APL Summer Show 2017: Newcastle Launch Party

    Join us Friday June 16th to celebrate the launch of the 2017 Newcastle University School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Summer Degree Show!

    Date/Time: Friday 16 June, 18:00

    Venue: Architecture Building, Newcastle University

  • Jackalope

    Collaborative poetry and music event

    Date/Time: May 22; 19:30

    Venue: The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle

  • Newcastle After Dark

    Late Shows

    Date/Time: 20 May 2017 19:00 - 27 May 2017 11:00

    Venue: Globe Gallery, Pilgrim Street

  • 6th Baddiley Lecture

    Professor Dame Carol Robinson DBE FMEdSci FRS will give the 6th Baddiley Lecture - Membrane proteins - the lipid connection. Carol pioneered the use of mass spectrometry as an analytical tool and ground-breaking research into the 3D structure of proteins.

    Date/Time: 04 July 2017 16:00 - 04 July 2017 17:00

    Venue: R B Green Lecture theatre

  • New Frontiers in Cloud Computing for Big Data

    The Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm enables seamless integration of

    Date/Time: 22 May 2017 14:00 - 22 May 2017 15:00

    Venue: 701 Claremont Tower

  • Harambee Pasadia

    Afro Fusion Music, Dance and Camping Festival

    Date/Time: 26 May 2017 17:00 - 29 May 2017 11:00

    Venue: The HUB, Barnard Castle, County Durham

  • Expanded Interiors

    Creative Practice Research Forum

    Date/Time: 07 June 2017 13:00 - 07 June 2017 14:00

    Venue: Room 3.39 Armstrong Building

  • Live screening of annual Karen Spärck Jones Lecture

    Professor Maja Matarić of the University of Southern California presents this year's lecture which is titled: Creating Robots That Care

    Date/Time: 25 May 2017 17:00 - 25 May 2017 08:00

    Venue: Herschel Ground Floor Lecture Room 1

  • A Lilliputian Miscellany

    Curated by Brian Alderson, the display is designed to show some of the less usual books and manuscripts in his Collection and to relate many of them to Brian's career as writer, translator, and editor.

    Date/Time: 01 June 2017 09:00 - 15 September 2017 17:00

    Venue: Philip Robinson Library

  • Every book has its own history: reflections of a collector of children’s books

    Brian Alderson will talk about some of the less usual children’s books and manuscripts in his collection, relating many of them to his career as a writer, translator and editor.

    Date/Time: 14 June 2017 17:30 - 14 June 2017 18:30

    Venue: Room 152, Philip Robinson Library

  • Val McDermid in conversation with Jackie Kay

    Val McDermid is a number 1 best seller whose novels have been translated into more than 30 languages and have sold over 15 million copies. Join her as she reads from her latest novel, Out of Bounds, and in conversation with Jackie Kay.

    Date/Time: 22 May 2017 19:15 - 22 May 2017 20:30

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • Carolyn Forche: Writing a Memoir

    Join human rights advocate, Professor of English and Chair of the Lannan Centre for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown University, Carolyn Forche as she reads from and talks about her memoir.

    Date/Time: 25 May 2017 19:15 - 25 May 2017 20:30

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • International Centre for Music Studies

    Concert Series

    Date/Time: 21 June 2017 13:00 - 21 June 2017 14:00

    Venue: Trinity Centre, Gateshead NE8 1EP

  • Research & work experience with the National Trust

    Register now for a dedicated workshop on becoming a contributor to Trusted Source

    Date/Time: 30 May 2017 14:00 - 30 May 2017 17:00

    Venue: Research Beehive, Room 2.20

  • 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

  • Call for abstracts: Risks to life, heritage, and community on the Yangtze River

    Date/Time: 4 December 2017

    Venue: Research Beehive, Newcastle University

  • Undergraduate Open Day

    See the campus, find out more about the subject(s) you're interested in and meet staff and students.

    Date/Time: 16 September 2017; 09.00 - 16.00

    Venue: Full campus

  • Undergraduate Open Day

    See the campus, find out more about the subject(s) you're interested in and meet staff and students.

    Date/Time: 1 July 2017; 09.00 - 16.00

    Venue: Full campus

  • Undergraduate Open Day

    See the campus, find out more about the subject(s) you're interested in and meet staff and students.

    Date/Time: 30 June 2017; 09.00 - 16.00

    Venue: Full campus

  • 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

  • Carolyn Forché: Writing a Memoir

    Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts Event

    Date/Time: May 25, 19:15

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • Architecture, Planning & Landscape

    Research and Design Seminar

    Date/Time: 31 May 2017, 13:00 - 15:00

    Venue: The Gallery, 1st floor Architecture 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

  • 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

  • Dr Martin Luther King Jr: his legacy in 2017 (Convocation Lecture)

    Professor Tony Badger, Northumbria University. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Saturday 17 June 2017, 16:30 - 18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Leading the inclusive city: an international analysis

    Professor Robin Hambleton, University of the West of England. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 11 May 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • 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