University Events

Full Events Listing

Full Events Listing

All public events hosted by Newcastle University are listed here.

  • *Lecture Postponed* Tyneside Geographical Society Lecture by Amy Lamé

    Date/Time: Postponed until Autumn 2023

  • *Lecture Postponed* Put out more flags – the rise of English nationalism by Chris Mullin

    Date/Time: Postponed until Autumn 2023

  • New Century Ragtime Orchestra Concert - 11 February 2023

    Date/Time: Saturday 11 February 2023, 7.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • 'My Mind To Me A Kingdom Is' (Galley Beggar Press, 2022) by Paul Stanbridge in conversation with Alex Pheby

    'My Mind To Me A Kingdom Is' is a book bursting with knowledge. It is a novel about the joy of discovery, the beauty of the world, the rich, warm pulse of life. It is also a book about death.

    Date/Time: 24 February 2023 19:00 - 24 February 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: Book Launch: Material Properties (Picador, 2023) by Jacob Polley in conversation with Sinéad Morrissey

    Book Launch: Material Properties (Picador, 2023) by Jacob Polley in conversation with Sinéad Morrissey

    Date/Time: 23 March 2023 19:00 - 23 March 2023 08:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • *New Date*: British Academy Lecture: One is not born, but becomes, a genius: Another Simone de Beauvoir by Dr Kate Kirkpatrick

    Date/Time: Wednesday 15 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Embracing Identity for Equity: Enterprise Academy Celebration of International Women's Day 2023

    Inspirational talks from women advancing equality across business and enterprise. FREE Talks and Panel Discussions with Q&A, networking breaks and refreshments

    Date/Time: 01 March 2023 13:30 - 01 March 2023 17:00

    Venue: Urban Sciences Building Event Space (G.003), Newcastle Helix, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Breaking down the barriers in the treatment of cardiovascular disease by Professor Vijay Kunadian

    Date/Time: Tuesday 28 February 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • *New Date* INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Punching above our weight? How Britain broke the world by Arthur Snell

    Date/Time: Tuesday 25 April 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • *New Date* LGBT+ History Month Lecture: Variations: Writing trans memoir, fiction and journalism by Juliet Jacques

    Date/Time: Thursday 30 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Antiquities and Heritage: Achievements and Challenges in Iraq

    Guest Lecture "State Board of Antiquities and Heritage: Achievements and Challenges in Iraq". Dr. Laith M. Hussein. Deputy Minister and Director of the State Board of Antiquities and Heritage (SBAH), Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Antiquities

    Date/Time: 13 February 2023 17:00 - 13 February 2023 18:00

    Venue: Newcastle University, Herschel Building, LT1

  • Newcastle University Symphony Orchestra Concert - 25 February 2023

    Date/Time: Saturday 25 February 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 25 March 2023

    Date/Time: Saturday 25 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: Jesmond United Reformed Church, Jesmond

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 22 March 2023

    Date/Time: Wednesday 22 March 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: G.17, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Lunchtime Concert - John Kitchen - 9 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 8 March 2023

    Date/Time: Wednesday 8 March 2023, 2.00pm

    Venue: Robert Boyle, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 28 January 2023

    Date/Time: Saturday 28 January 2023, 2.00pm

    Venue: St. Andrew's Church, Corbridge

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 20 February 2023

    Date/Time: Monday 20 February 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Room 3.38, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Early Music @ Newcastle - 1 March 2023

    Date/Time: Wednesday 1 March 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Folk Recital - 23 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • NCLA: The Premonitions Bureau

    The Premonitions Bureau (Faber & Faber, 2022) by Sam Knight in conversation with Daniel James

    Date/Time: 17 May 2023 19:00 - 17 May 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: The Long Form

    Translation, Fiction and the Art of the Essay: Kate Briggs in conversation with Preti Taneja

    Date/Time: 04 May 2023 19:00 - 04 May 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: Launch Undergraduate Creative Writing Anthology 2023!

    Join us at the launch of the Newcastle University Creative Writing Undergraduate Anthology, 2023!

    Date/Time: 25 May 2023 19:00 - 25 May 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: Launch MA Creative Writing Anthology 2023

    Join us at the launch of the Newcastle University Creative Writing MA Anthology, 2023!

    Date/Time: 8 June 2023 19:00 - 8 June 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: 'The Raptures' (Doubleday, 2022) by Jan Carson in conversation with Sinéad Morrissey

    ‘An original and exciting work that’s equal parts terrifying, hilarious and memorable.’ Sunday Times

    Date/Time: 09 March 2023 19:00 - 09 March 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: 'In the Poet's Chair'

    ‘In the Poet’s Chair’ Jackie Kay with Nadine Aisha Jassat

    Date/Time: 26 April 2023 19:00 - 26 April 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA: '100 Queer Poems'

    '100 Queer Poems' (Vintage, 2022) with co-editors Mary Jean Chan and Andrew McMillan in conversation with Preti Taneja.

    Date/Time: 17 March 2023 19:00 - 17 March 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • NCLA& PBS Spring Showcase

    The Poetry Book Society presents its Spring Showcase with Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa and Jason Allen-Paisant reading and in conversation with Malika Booker.

    Date/Time: 16 March 2023 19:00 - 16 March 2023 20:00

    Venue: Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • Defence Lecture: Are women better leaders than men, does diversity matter in military operations? by Major General Kristin Lund

    Date/Time: Tuesday 7 February 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • The Nature of Forgetting

    Following more than 150 performances in sold-out venues across the globe, Theatre Re brings its explosive, powerful and joyous piece about what is left when memory is gone, back to the UK.

    Date/Time: 17 February 2023 19:30 - 17 February 2023 21:30

    Venue: Northern Stage, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RH

  • Brundibar Arts Festival - Closing Concert, 29 January 2023

    Date/Time: Sunday 29 January 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • INSIGHTS Virtual Lecture: Barbara Strang Lecture: Our resilient English language by Professor Kate Burridge

    This is an online lecture

    Date/Time: Thursday 18 May 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Online Lecture

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Measuring Mount Everest’s weather by Dr Tom Matthews

    Date/Time: Tuesday 14 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Aftermath: Writing to hope by Professor Preti Taneja

    Date/Time: Tuesday 7 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: War in Europe: the invasion of Ukraine one year on (Panel Discussion)

    Date/Time: Tuesday 16 May 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: New voices on arts, humanities and social sciences

    Date/Time: Thursday 11 May 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: AI and data science: Opportunities and threats by Professor Paul Watson

    Date/Time: Thursday 4 May 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Virtual You: How building your digital twin will revolutionise medicine and change your life by Roger Highfield

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 April 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • INSIGHTS Public Lecture: Can Humanity Survive the Anthropocene? It depends on who we think we are by Professor Graham Parkes

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Lecture to mark International Women’s Day: Oh Bondage Up Yours! A history of feminism by Dr Hannah Dawson

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March 2023, 5.30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • End of Year Recitals - May/June 2023

    Date/Time: May and June 2023

    Venue: TBC

  • Student Performances - 23 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 March 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - Thursday 16 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 March 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 9 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 March 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 2 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 2 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 February 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 23 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 February 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances -16 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 February 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 9 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 February 2023, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Newcastle University Symphony Orchestra Concert - 5 May 2023

    Date/Time: Friday 5 May 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Newcastle Bach Choir Concert, 18 March 2023

    Date/Time: Saturday 18 March 2023, 7.30pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Martin Roscoe - 27 April 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 April 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Noxwode Ensemble - 16 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 March 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Percussion Showcase - 2 March 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Bradley Creswick - 23 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 23 February 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Bell Bird Fantasias - 16 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 16 February 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Jamie Cook - 9 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 9 February 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - The Canny Band - 2 February 2023

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 February 2023, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Employers Business Breakfast

    Join our Employer’s Business Breakfast to find out how Higher and Degree Apprenticeship programmes offered at Newcastle University can enhance leadership and digital skills in your organisation and develop skills for life.

    Date/Time: 10 February 2023 08:30 - 10 February 2023 10:00

    Venue: The Catalyst, Newcastle Helix

  • Brundibar Arts Festival 2023

    Date/Time: Sunday 22 January 2023 - Sunday 29 January 2023

    Venue: Various - see specific concerts for concert venues

  • Lunchtime Concert - Musical journeys for violins and organ

    Date/Time: Thursday 24 November 2022, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Harp and Guitar

    Date/Time: Thursday 3 November 2022, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Katie Doherty and The Navigators

    Date/Time: Thursday 17 November 2022, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Hypothetical: Works inspired by the BLM movement

    Date/Time: Thursday 13 October 2022, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Student Performances - 6 October 2022

    Date/Time: Thursday 6 October 2022, 4.00pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building

  • Lunchtime Concert - Flute and Piano

    Date/Time: Thursday 6 October 2022, 1.15pm

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building