University Events

Event items

  • Law and War

    Craig Jones, School of Geography/Politics/Sociology and Chris Cole, Drone Warfare UK.

    Date/Time: 1 March 2017; 18.00 - 19.30

    Venue: Daysh G.07

  • Volker Eichelman

    Visiting Speaker Program Fine Art

    Date/Time: 28 February 2017; 17.30 - 19.00

    Venue: Fine Art Lecture Theatre

  • The art of milk - documenting dairy farming in Northumberland

    Aspirational Cosmopolitanism and the Sound Art Scene in Singapore (and for That Matter Many Postcolonial States), or Class, Sex and Eroticism in Latin American Dance Scenes of East Asia

    Date/Time: 1 March 2017; 16.00 - 18.00

    Venue: Fine Art Lecture Theatre

  • Celebrating 10 Years of ERC (ERC Showcase Event)

    One of many events across Europe celebrating the success of ERC funding - this event includes case studies from ERC grant holders and a panel discussion.

    Date/Time: 15 March 2017; 12.00 - 14.15

    Venue: The Key, Science Central

  • Vanessa Knights Memorial Lecture

    Gina Athena Ulysse, Professor of Anthropology, Wesleyan University Withering Pasts Or a Rasanblaj of Peculiarities

    Date/Time: 16 March 2017; 17.00 - 18.30

    Venue: BTSC 1.46

  • Nawruz-Noorus Postgraduate Workshop on Central Asia 2017

    Contemporary Spaces of (Greater) Central Asia

    Date/Time: 21 - 22 March 2017

    Venue: Research Beehive 2.22 / 2.21

  • Who Are You and Where Are You Bound?

    Newcastle University Master of Fine Arts and Creative Arts Practice exhibition

    Date/Time: 3 February - 21 May 2017

    Venue: The Old Lowlight Gallery, Clifford's Fort, Fish Quay, North Shields

  • The art of milk - documenting dairy farming in Northumberland

    Creative Practice Research Forum

    Date/Time: 1 March 2017; 13.00 - 14.00

    Venue: Room 1.06 Armstrong Building

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

    Date/Time: 4 December 2017

    Venue: Research Beehive, Newcastle University

  • Visiting Speaker Program Fine Art: Volker Eichelman

    Visiting Speaker Program Fine Art

    Date/Time: 28 February 2017; 17.30 - 10.00

    Venue: Fine Art Lecture Theatre

  • Matter-ing, Practicing Care

    Dr Julieanna Preston Public Lecture.

    Date/Time: 23 March 2017; 17.30 - 18.30

    Venue: Fine Art Lecture Theatre

  • Citizenship in an Era of Fragility: Identities, inequalities and Imaginations

    This Sociology Symposium asks why Citizenship has become so fragile an ideal and how it could be redefined to those denied access to it.

    Date/Time: 15 March 2017; 09.00 - 17.30

    Venue: Devonshire Building, Newcastle University, Rooms G20,G21/22 and G27

  • 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

  • Practicalities of Cellular Analysis

    This year's event covers practicalities and techniques in bioimaging, electron microscopy, preclinical imaging and flow cytometry.

    Date/Time: 28th March 2017, 08:00 - 17:00

    Venue: David Shaw Lecture Theatre, Newcastle University Medical School

  • 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

  • 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, 19:30

    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

  • Debate: Why history?

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

    Date/Time: Tuesday 9 May 2017, 17:30 - 19:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Trump in the age of Captain America/Captain America in the age of Trump

    Professor Jason Dittmer, University College London. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 4 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

  • New voices on social renewal

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

    Date/Time: Tuesday 25 April 2017, 17:30 - 19:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Voices and books: a new history of reading

    Professor Jennifer Richards, Newcastle University. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • What is the relationship between genetics and social mobility? Implications for policy and social science

    Professor Leon Feinstein, Children’s Commissioner for England. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

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

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Race to the top – productivity, investment and industrial strategy in the post-Brexit world (R W Mann Lecture)

    Chi Onwurah MP. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 March 2017, 17:30 - 18:45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Citizenship and equality (Tyneside Geographical Society Lecture)

    Vera Baird QC and Kaneez Shaid. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March 2017, 17:30 - 19:00

    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

  • Vertical: The City From Satellites to Bunkers

    Professor Stephen Graham, Newcastle University. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March 2017, 17:30 - 18.45

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Lenin on the Train

    Professor Catherine Merridale FBA. Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 28 February 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