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Public Lectures : Politics

 

20th June 2015

16:30 - 18:00 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Convocation Lecture 2015: Veils, values and voices - religion and the public space
Professor Mona Siddiqui OBE, FRSE, FRSA, University of Edinburgh

Free admission, no pre-booking required. All spaces are allocated on a first-come first-served basis; an overspill room will also be in operation.

This lecture is part of Convocation Weekend 2015 - to find out more about other public events taking place during this time, please see: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/alumni/events/cw/ 



 

14th May 2015

17:30 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Britain and the general election of 2015
Professor John Curtice, University of Strathclyde
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

30th April 2015

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Everyday sexism
Laura Bates, founder of the Everyday Sexism Project and author of Everyday Sexism
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

10th March 2015

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
The British and the EU: why is it always Groundhog Day?
Sir Stephen Wall, Official Government Historian of UK relations with the EU
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

10th February 2015

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Rediscovering the elixir of life – there is more to ageing than managing ill health
Professor Aidan Halligan, Director of Well North
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

5th February 2015

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Hall of Mirrors: the Great Depression and the Great Recession
Barry Eichengreen, Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California-Berkeley
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

3rd February 2015

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
How did the Islamic State come to exist and what can be done about it?
Patrick Cockburn, Iraq Correspondent, The Independent
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

27th November 2014

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Expanding opportunity in education - challenges for the post-2014 agenda
Kevin Watkins, Executive Director, Overseas Development Institute

Jubilee Development Lecture

Free admission, no pre-booking required



 

25th November 2014

17:30 - 18:45 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Every child into school and learning: why not now?
Sir Michael Barber, Chief Education Advisor to Pearson and Department for International Development's Special Representative on Education in Pakistan
Free admission, no pre-booking required


 

19th November 2014

17:30 - 19:00 Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Celebrating student research scholarships and expeditions 2014
Free admission, no pre-booking required


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