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  • Prototype Process Production

    Prototype: Process: Production

    9:00, Friday, 17 October 2014 to 18:00 Friday, 14 November 2014

    A look at the process of architecture by Design Engine Architects, the architects responsible for our campus redevelopment and new build.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Experimental Life Drawing

    Experimental Life Drawing - Evening classes

    18:00, Thursday, 18 September 2014 to 20:30 Thursday, 11 December 2014

    Extend your life drawing skills using a wide variety of media and approaches.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The story of the John Henry Brookes Building: part of RIBA’s Great British Buildings series

    Watch live from 6.15pm: The story of the John Henry Brookes Building: part of RIBA’s Great British Buildings series

    Wednesday, 22 October 2014 17:30 to 20:00

    The John Henry Brookes Building and Design Engine won a RIBA national award as well as three regional awards in the RIBA South section. Richard Jobson's lecture explores the design process involved in delivering major architectural projects.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • University Postgraduate Fair, 22 October 2014

    University Postgraduate Fair

    Wednesday, 22 October 2014 16:00 to 18:00

    Come to our University-wide Postgraduate Fair to find out about any of our Postgraduate programmes both Masters and Research.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Prospective students - postgraduate research

Future events…

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Harcourt Hill Campus

    Friday, 24 October 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • Intelligence in the Digital Age

    Intelligence in the Digital Age

    Monday, 27 October 2014 17:00 to 18:00

    Professor Sir David Omand, Britain's ''top spy'' discusses the challenges of cyber terrorism for national security.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Harcourt Hill Campus

    Wednesday, 29 October 2014 14:00 to 16:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • Maria Faraone Educating students

    Educating students to become citizens: how live-project learning can build better communities

    Wednesday, 29 October 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    Maria Faraone will outline how she uses her popular style of teaching to tackle the key issues facing the cities we live in.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Ferndale Campus, Swindon

    Friday, 31 October 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • By our Selves

    By Our Selves: screening of a unique film project about the poet John Clare

    Friday, 31 October 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    Talks and performances will accompany the showing, responding to the poet’s 80-mile walk.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Headington Campus

    Wednesday, 05 November 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • Shock, Horror

    Shock, horror: how news teams cope with covering tragedy

    Wednesday, 05 November 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    Sian Williams, BBC Journalist, will discuss the challenges of the job, reflect on her work and also reveal the latest research from her MSc Psychology degree.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Marston Road Site

    Thursday, 06 November 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • Breaking the Ice

    Breaking the Ice

    Friday, 07 November 2014 19:30 to 21:00

    You're 16,000 miles from home; it's -45°C with wind speeds of 55mph and you haven't seen a sunset in six weeks. Who chooses to become a polar explorer and what are they learning about our planet? Meet Professor Martin Siegert, leader of the terminated Subglacial Lake Ellsworth project, and special guests to discuss the challenges faced by polar scientists and why this research is important for understanding more about life on our early planet.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Grademark

    Workshop: Electronic Marking and Feedback Using Grademark* - Marston Road Site

    Friday, 07 November 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    This workshop will be of interest to all those staff involved in the design and management of student assignments who would like to consider how to adopt electronic marking and feedback in their practice.

    This event is for: Staff - teaching

  • PGCE Post compulsory Open Day 2

    PGCE Post compulsory Open Day

    Saturday, 08 November 2014 9:30 to 15:00

    Interested in becoming a teacher for students aged 16 years or over? Come along to our Open Day and find out about our PGCE post compulsory course.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught

  • PGCE primary open day: kids in classroom

    PGCE Primary Open Day

    Saturday, 08 November 2014 9:30 to 15:00

    Considering a career in Primary teaching? Then come along to our PGCE Primary Open Day and find out more.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught

  • University Open Day, Saturday 8 November 2014

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 08 November 2014 9:00 to 16:00

    A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2015 entry.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Peace, power and protest

    Peace, power and protest

    Wednesday, 12 November 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    What can faith say about how society relates to authority?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Raimundo

    The Oxford Brookes Global MBA Open Day, Saturday 15th November 2014

    Saturday, 15 November 2014 9:30 to 14:00

    Come to our MBA Open Day and learn more about studying for an MBA at Oxford Brookes and how it can help your career.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught

  • Swindon-Ferndale

    Operating Department Practice in Swindon

    Saturday, 15 November 2014 9:15 to 13:00

    Operating Department Practice in Swindon Open Day.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Swindon-Ferndale

    Adult Nursing in Swindon

    Saturday, 15 November 2014 9:15 to 13:00

    Adult Nursing in Swindon Open Day.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • HHH Flowers

    GDL Postgraduate Law Open Day - 15 November 2014

    Saturday, 15 November 2014 11:00 to 13:00

    Come to our stunning location at Headington Hill Hall to learn more about the GDL at Oxford Brookes.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught

  • Mental health behind bars: health needs, suicide, risk and self-harm

    Mental health behind bars: health needs, suicide, risk and self-harm

    Tuesday, 18 November 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    Dr Seena Fazel will be exploring the common mental health problems in prisoners and special populations of prisoners with particular health needs.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Midwifery and quality

    Midwifery and quality care - Implications of the lancet series on midwifery for maternal and infant services in the UK and internationally

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 13:30 to 16:00

    The Lancet Series on Midwifery is a ground-breaking set of studies that examine the under-recognised contribution of midwifery to maternal and newborn health and care.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • 150 Revolutions

    150 Revolutions

    9:00, Monday, 24 November 2014 to 18:00 Friday, 19 December 2014

    An innovative mixed media exhibition produced in response to the University’s anniversary celebrations by three of our partner colleges, examining the past 150 years of innovation and change

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Brookes Law Fair 2014

    Oxford Brookes Law Fair 2014

    Wednesday, 26 November 2014 17:30 to 19:30

    Come along and meet with Solicitors and Barristers from local firms and chambers to discuss your legal career opportunities. There will also be staff on hand from The School of Law to answer any questions you have.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Prospective students - postgraduate research
    Staff - teaching
    Staff - research
    Staff - support
    Current students - undergraduate
    Current students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - postgraduate research
    Business community

  • Upsetting the balance of nature: are humans really to blame?

    Upsetting the balance of nature: are humans really to blame?

    Wednesday, 26 November 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    It is widely believed that humankind has disrupted the balance of nature. But what is the real evidence for this?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Christmas Carol Service

    Christmas Carol Service

    Thursday, 04 December 2014 18:30 to 20:00

    The University Christmas Carol Service is an annual celebration of readings, carols and music set in the beautiful surroundings of the Westminster Chapel.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Future is up for grabs

    The future is up for grabs. Grab hold!

    Wednesday, 10 December 2014 18:00 to 19:00

    Humanity is at the beginning of a revolution...Mark Stevenson will explore where the world is going and how to adapt.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Brookes Restaurant Open Day

    Foundation Certificate in Wine

    Wednesday, 14 January 2015 9:00 to 17:00

    Tannin, acidity, body, depth, character, colour (well that's easy isn't it), intensity... just words, or do you fancy unfurling the lingo and learning the basics here at the Brookes Wine School?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Insurgent Artist George McBean: a retrospective

    The Insurgent Artist George McBean: a retrospective

    9:00, Monday, 26 January 2015 to 18:00 Friday, 27 February 2015

    George McBean’s work as an illustrator, film animator and former head of the UNICEF Graphics Section at their headquarters in New York, is on display as part of the 2015 Oxford Human Rights Arts Festival at Brookes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Bread

    Classic Breads Cookery Course - 31 January

    Saturday, 31 January 2015 9:30 to 14:30

    Come to the next Classic Breads course and you will be amazed at what you learn to bake and take home!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Reputation, consequences and empowerment

    Reputation, consequences and empowerment: making the most of business as partners in tackling public health challenges

    Wednesday, 04 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Henry Ashworth will be exploring how we encourage businesses to take action voluntarily, examining business as a force for good in improving public health.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • University Postgraduate Fair 4 February 2015

    University Postgraduate Fair

    Wednesday, 04 February 2015 16:00 to 18:00

    Come to our University-wide Postgraduate Fair to find out about any of our Postgraduate programmes both Masters and Research.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Prospective students - postgraduate research

  • Enhancing pathways to higher skills: a panel debate

    Enhancing pathways to higher skills: a panel debate

    Tuesday, 10 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    John Cridland and other guests will explore the roles that business and higher education can play, and the way to incentivise choices.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Childhood difficulties with movement skills

    Childhood difficulties with movement skills: understanding Developmental Coordination Disorder

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Anna Barnett will draw on her own research to illustrate how psychologists have contributed to understanding this condition.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Alcohol: why is it bad for me?

    Alcohol: why is it bad for me?

    Tuesday, 17 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    We often hear stories and statistics in the media that small amounts of alcohol can be good for your health and can help you live longer. How we can tell what is healthy and how much is too much?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The appeal of landscape

    The appeal of landscape: why do we love to look at them, and why don’t we all love them equally?

    Wednesday, 18 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Christiana Pyne looks at a range of examples and theories to answer these questions.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • From Caterpillar to Butterfly

    From caterpillar to butterfly: how Oxford Poly became a university

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Sir Clive Booth will cover the twists and turns of Labour and Conservative government policies on higher education, a history of Oxford Polytechnic and Oxford Brookes and what it was like to be “in charge” during periods of huge change.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The confidence to showcase London and the UK: how we dared to host the Olympic Games in 2012

    The confidence to showcase London and the UK: how we dared to host the Olympic Games in 2012

    Thursday, 05 March 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Credited with leading London’s successful bid to host the Olympics, Dame Tessa Jowell will outline how the country won the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Jane Grigson: Good Things

    Jane Grigson: Good Things

    9:00, Monday, 09 March 2015 to 18:00 Thursday, 02 April 2015

    An exploration of the life, work and influence of Jane Grigson, one of the UK’s most highly regarded food writers.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Our long love affair with magazines: portraying confidence from the 18th century to the present day

    Our long love affair with magazines: portraying confidence from the 18th century to the present day

    Wednesday, 11 March 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Faith, hope, gender and societal pressures help shape our relationship with confidence - a relationship often mediated by magazines for commercial and editorial gain. But where does confidence come from? And who grants it? Leander Reeves aims to unravel some of these relationships, hierarchies and codes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Brookes Restaurant Open Day

    Foundation Certificate in Wine

    Wednesday, 11 March 2015 9:00 to 17:00

    Tannin, acidity, body, depth, character, colour (well that's easy isn't it), intensity... just words, or do you fancy unfurling the lingo and learning the basics here at the Brookes Wine School?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • On Liberty

    On Liberty, Magna Carta and our future

    Friday, 20 March 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Three chancellors in conversation to mark the 150th anniversary of Oxford Brookes University.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • What does good end-of-life care look like? Planning ahead and understanding your choices

    What does good end-of-life care look like? Planning ahead and understanding your choices

    Wednesday, 01 April 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Pat Gordon, Trish Glynn, Sue Quantick and Claire Cador, the local community matron team, will be exploring the broad terms end-of-life and palliative care in the context of community care.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Antarctica: Fragile Wilderness

    Antarctica: Fragile Wilderness

    9:00, Monday, 13 April 2015 to 18:00 Friday, 08 May 2015

    This exhibition employs moving and static images, sound and text to present a multi-layered reflection of the artists Sara Davidmann and Catherine Atherton's journey to Antarctica, informed by subjective, scientific and historic observations.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Bread

    Classic Breads Cookery Course - 18 April

    Saturday, 18 April 2015 9:30 to 14:30

    Come to the next Classic Breads course and you will be amazed at what you learn to bake and take home!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Buds, bubbles and bottles – breaking barriers in brewing. The Brookes Athena SWAN lecture.

    Buds, bubbles and bottles – breaking barriers in brewing. The Brookes Athena SWAN lecture.

    Wednesday, 22 April 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Katherine Smart will give you some unique insights into the brewing industry, her career and research.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • JHB

    The life and work of John Henry Brookes: the man who inspired Oxford Brookes University

    Wednesday, 06 May 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Local author, Bryan Brown, will be offering a taste of his upcoming biography of John Henry Brookes, the spiritual founder of the University.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Fine art degree show 2015

    Fine Art Degree Show 2015

    9:00, Saturday, 16 May 2015 to 18:00 Friday, 22 May 2015

    A selection of work from the 2015 final degree show by the University’s Fine Art (BA Hons) degree students.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Brookes School of Architecture Undergraduate 2014 End of Year Exhibition in London

    School of Architecture End of Year Show 2015

    9:00, Saturday, 30 May 2015 to 18:00 Wednesday, 10 June 2015

    An exhibition by undergraduate and postgraduate Architecture students showcasing their work from the year.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Will it make the boat go faster? How winning Olympic Gold revealed time management techniques

    Will it make the boat go faster? How winning Olympic Gold revealed time management techniques

    Wednesday, 10 June 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    Ben Hunt-Davis has been involved in five Olympic Games and will tell the story of the GB men’s rowing 8+ in the build up to the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Brookes Restaurant Open Day

    Foundation Certificate in Wine

    Wednesday, 10 June 2015 9:00 to 17:00

    Tannin, acidity, body, depth, character, colour (well that's easy isn't it), intensity... just words, or do you fancy unfurling the lingo and learning the basics here at the Brookes Wine School?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Biomedical Systems: Where Electronics meets Biology

    Biomedical systems: where electronics meets biology

    Wednesday, 17 June 2015 18:00 to 19:00

    For biomedical instruments to work effectively, the signals going into them have to be as free from interference as possible and Professor Khaled Hayatleh will be explaining and demonstrating some of the techniques available to achieve this.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • A Modern Magna Carta

    A Modern Magna Carta

    9:00, Monday, 22 June 2015 to 18:00 Friday, 24 July 2015

    A local schools participation project. What would a Magna Carta designed by a school pupil in 2015 look like? Which rights matter to young people and how best can they be communicated?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Bread

    Classic Breads Cookery Course - 11 July

    Saturday, 11 July 2015 9:30 to 14:30

    Come to the next Classic Breads course and you will be amazed at what you learn to bake and take home!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Curator's Choice

    Curator's Choice

    9:00, Monday, 03 August 2015 to 18:00 Friday, 04 September 2015

    An exhibition of recent contemporary art practice selected by Joanna Walker, Gallery Manager and Exhibition Curator for the Glass Tank.

    This event is for: Everyone