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  • 'Laboratorium' Pop-Up Exhibition

    'Laboratorium' Pop-Up Exhibition

    17:00, Friday, 05 February 2016 to 18:00 Tuesday, 09 February 2016

    Foundation Art and Design students will ‘pop-up’ and exhibit new work at the Oxfordshire Visual Arts Development Agency (OVADA) from Saturday 6 February.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Women in Adversity

    Women in Adversity: Contemporary and Traditional Crafts as a Source of Hope and Income

    9:00, Monday, 25 January 2016 to 5:00 Friday, 19 February 2016

    Presented by postgraduate students on the MA course in Development and Emergency Practice in the School of Architecture, for the 2016 Oxford Human Rights Festival.

    This event is for: Everyone

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  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Suffragette

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Suffragette

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 19:30 to 22:00

    Opening night screening of Suffragette, introduced by the film's director Sarah Gavron, in conversation with Dr. Katherine Bradley of Oxford Women's Festival and Dr. Sumita Mukherjee of King's College London.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • PG open evening

    Postgraduate open evening

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 17:00 to 19:30

    Our University-wide open evening offers you the chance to find out about the range of postgraduate and professional development opportunities we offer.

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

  • Women in Adversity

    Oxford Human Rights Festival

    18:00, Wednesday, 10 February 2016 to 21:30 Saturday, 13 February 2016

    The 14th annual Oxford Human Rights Festival raises awareness of human rights issues in Brookes students and the wider Oxford community. This year's theme is adversity and the programme includes a range of thought provoking films, performance and art.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Routes into Teaching Open Evening

    Routes into Teaching Open Evening

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 17:15 to 19:00

    If you are just about to leave university or are thinking about changing your career then come along to our 'Routes into teaching' event. Find out about this exciting and rewarding career and the different ways you can train to become a teacher.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - undergraduate
    Alumni
    Public

  • Niall

    Of Ouija boards and the fourth dimension: queer American poetry and the world beyond

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    This lecture explores the life and work of four gay American poets of the 19th and 20th centuries: Walt Whitman, Hilda Doolittle (H.D.), Hart Crane and James Merrill.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Bite into Entrepreneurship  Image

    Business Plan Clinic

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 17:30 to 19:30

    Get individual advice on your own business plan.

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

  • Foundation Certificate in Wine

    Wine Course - Looking Behind the Label - WSET Level 2

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016 9:00 to 17:00

    This three day course is open to everyone and is an advanced exploration of different types of grapes and how they influence the styles of wine produced around the world. Includes plenty of wine tasting!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: shorts about refugees

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Shorts about refugees

    Thursday, 11 February 2016 12:30 to 14:00

    Two contrasting short films about immigration, emigration and refugees; Death of Schengen documents a group of refugees traveling by train through the Czech Republic and Emigrant looks at a young emigrant to the UK and his passion for game design. Both films will be introduced by the film makers.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Muhazir

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Muhazir

    Thursday, 11 February 2016 17:30 to 18:30

    As part of our refugees theme, a screening of Muhazir (The Refugee) with an introduction by the film maker and lead actor of the film, Asad Sikandar. An Afghan refugee attempts to build a life for himself and his family in Iran, but the horrors of his homeland are replaced with a new hell after his daughter is excluded from school.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Malala

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: He named me Malala

    Thursday, 11 February 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Malala Yousafzai advocates for children's rights and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Undergraduate - Virtual Open Day 2016

    School of the Built Environment Undergraduate Virtual Open Day 2016

    Thursday, 11 February 2016 10:30 to 11:30

    Join us online this spring for live streamed panel discussions with staff and students from the School of the Built Environment from 10:30-11:30.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Shorts about the environment

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Shorts about the environment

    Friday, 12 February 2016 12:30 to 14:00

    As part of our environmental adversity theme, a screening and talk by LifeMosaic executive director Serge Marti. He has directed most of LifeMosaic’s films and is the coordinator of the land rights and land grabs programme that produces the Territories of Life toolkit.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival workshop: Dabke dancing

    Oxford Human Rights Festival workshop: Dabke dancing

    Friday, 12 February 2016 19:00 to 20:30

    Traditional Palestinian Dabke dancing workshop with writer and performer Ahmed Masoud. It follows his reading and performance of Home/Less.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival performance: Home/Less

    Oxford Human Rights Festival performance: Homeless

    Friday, 12 February 2016 17:30 to 18:30

    What does home mean? Where is it? Is it a physical place or a state of mind? Should we nurture our roots – could they otherwise die? Do we have only one home? Award winning Palestinian writer Ahmed Masoud will be reading from his acclaimed novel, Vanished, accompanied by Finnish singer Laura Ryhänen.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Shorts about home

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Shorts about home

    Saturday, 13 February 2016 12:30 to 14:00

    As part of our 'adversity closer to home' theme we are screening these two short films, Not Just Homeless and Larry and Janet Move Out, which explore the housing crisis in the UK. Both films will be presented by the film makers, and followed by a discussion about the film making process and subject.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Promised Land

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: Promised Land

    Saturday, 13 February 2016 19:30 to 22:00

    Screening of Promised Land as part of our theme Environmental Adversity, followed by a Q&A about the effects of fracking with Oxford Friends of the Earth.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival performance: Broke

    Oxford Human Rights Festival performance: Broke

    Saturday, 13 February 2016 17:30 to 19:00

    BROKE is a moving play which challenges some of the "poverty scepticism" that is on the rise in this country, and asks us to look beyond the circumstances to the human being behind the issue.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: God Grew Tired Of Us

    Oxford Human Rights Festival screening: God Grew Tired Of Us

    Saturday, 13 February 2016 15:00 to 17:00

    Screening of God Grew Tired Of Us, the story of the lost boys of Sudan, with discussion on refugees with the new Head of CENDEP, Cathrine Brun.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Dean Acheson and the Obligations of Power

    Dean Acheson and the Obligations of Power

    Wednesday, 17 February 2016 17:30 to 19:00

    Dr Michael Hopkins will be visiting Oxford Brookes to give a paper titled “Dean Acheson and the Obligations of Power”.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Promoting patient safety in acute and community settings

    Promoting patient safety in acute and community settings: a whole systems approach

    Wednesday, 17 February 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Hospital and other health services aim to provide safe environments for patients.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Night will fall

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Night will Fall

    Thursday, 18 February 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    The extraordinary story of the Allied forces who filmed the terrible scenes in the Nazi concentration camps.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day

    Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day

    Saturday, 20 February 2016 11:00 to 13:00

    If you are interested in a career in law then come along to our stunning location at Headington Hill Hall to learn more about the Graduate Diploma in Law course at Oxford Brookes.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - undergraduate

  • Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

    Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

    Wednesday, 24 February 2016 9:30 to 16:30

    Develop your learning to work with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Case against 8

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

    Thursday, 25 February 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    A behind-the-scenes look inside the case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Alice Anderson - time capsules

    Alice Anderson: Time Capsules

    9:00, Monday, 29 February 2016 to 5:00 Thursday, 24 March 2016

    A new sculptural installation by internationally acclaimed artist Alice Anderson, curated by Glass Tank Manager and Curator, Dr Joanna S Walker.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Understanding the 'be' in behaviour & Core principles to change your practice

    Understanding the 'be' in behaviour & Core principles to change your practice

    Wednesday, 02 March 2016 13:30 to 16:30

    Specialist Outreach for Social Emotional & Mental Health Difficulties "...understanding behaviour as a communication..."

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Rachael

    Food glorious Fairtrade food: is Fairtrade a 21st century food security solution?

    Wednesday, 02 March 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    In this lecture, Rachael will explore the future of Fairtrade and look at whether it can help to meet the needs of an ever-expanding global population.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Hungry for change

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Hungry for Change

    Thursday, 03 March 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Hungry for change exposes shocking secrets the diet, weight loss and food industries.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Wednesday, 09 March 2016 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to our postgraduate open evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Cove

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

    Thursday, 10 March 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Exposing both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Terrorist Avatar

    The Terrorist Avatar: what turns 'normal' human beings into 'martyrs' to a cause?

    Tuesday, 15 March 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    A lecture by Professor Roger Griffin on terrorism and the terrorist mindset.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Nature of Risk

    The Vice Chancellor's inaugural lecture: The nature of risk

    Wednesday, 16 March 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    We take various kinds of risk every day of our lives, but how can we try to control and understand risk?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Hawking film poster

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Hawking

    Thursday, 17 March 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Hawking is the extraordinary story of the planet's most famous living scientist.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Doctorate in Education Taster Session

    Doctorate in Education Taster Session

    Thursday, 17 March 2016 16:00 to 18:00

    These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

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

  • Adult Nursing and Operating Department Practice

    Adult Nursing and Operating Department Practice

    Saturday, 19 March 2016 9:30 to 12:30

    During the open day, you will receive an introductory presentation and a tour of the site. You will also have the opportunity to talk individually to current students and members of staff.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Searching for Sugar Man

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

    Thursday, 24 March 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Two obsessed fans set out to learn a man’s true fate.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • How has nursing changed in the last 125 years?

    How has nursing changed in the last 125 years?

    Thursday, 24 March 2016 17:00 to 18:00

    Dr Ann Bradshaw will explore the history of nursing and its relevance to modern nursing education.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Helen

    Why should anyone be led by you?

    Wednesday, 06 April 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Dame Helen Ghosh, Director General of The National Trust will explore what is needed to be a leader and the importance of understanding your strengths and weaknesses.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Joshua Kane

    Joshua Kane

    9:00, Monday, 11 April 2016 to 5:00 Thursday, 05 May 2016

    An exhibition by Oxford Brookes Alum Joshua Kane, in collaboration with Foundation Art and Design students from the School of Arts.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Wednesday, 13 April 2016 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to our postgraduate open evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • John

    Planning in Scotland

    Wednesday, 13 April 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    In this lecture John McNairney will describe the evolution of the Scottish planning system.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • How to change the world

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: How to Change the World

    Thursday, 14 April 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Jerry Rothwell’s remarkable documentary examining Greenpeace.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day - April

    Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day

    Saturday, 16 April 2016 11:00 to 13:00

    If you are interested in a career in law then come along to our stunning location at Headington Hill Hall to learn more about the Graduate Diploma in Law course at Oxford Brookes.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - undergraduate

  • Florence Nightingale and the stormy start to professional nursing in Oxford

    Florence Nightingale and the stormy start to professional nursing in Oxford

    Tuesday, 19 April 2016 17:00 to 18:00

    Find out about the beginnings of professional nursing in Oxford.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Born without eyes

    Born without eyes: understanding the genes that switch on human eye development

    Wednesday, 20 April 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    For over 16 years, Professor Nicky Ragge has been researching the codes buried in our genes that control the development of one of our most extraordinary, complex and important organs: the eye.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Finding Joe poster

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Finding Joe

    Thursday, 21 April 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    A Hero's Journey to discover the treasure we all seek.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • MBA Live Online Information Session

    MBA live online information session

    Tuesday, 26 April 2016 12:00 to 13:00

    We're holding a series of interactive Online MBA sessions and invite you to join us.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Generation Right

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Generation Right

    Thursday, 28 April 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    This film is a timely reminder of how Thatcher decisively set about implementing a profound change in the United Kingdom in order to create “a climate of opportunity and enterprise”.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Muir

    Sod 70! The guide to living well in middle age and beyond

    Wednesday, 04 May 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    One of the UK’s leading public health experts Sir Muir Gray will explain how the steps you take in late middle age can help you to live a longer and healthier old age.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

    Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

    Thursday, 05 May 2016 19:00 to 20:00

    Celebrate our local talent with documentaries made by students, staff or members of the public.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Reflections on nursing, leadership and a fabulous working life

    Reflections on nursing, leadership and a fabulous working life

    Wednesday, 11 May 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor June Girvin in conversation with Professor Debra Jackson will discuss the key issues facing the nursing profession today.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Foundation Certificate in Wine

    Wine Course - Looking Behind the Label - WSET Level 2

    Wednesday, 11 May 2016 9:00 to 17:00

    This three day course is open to everyone and is an advanced exploration of different types of grapes and how they influence the styles of wine produced around the world. Includes plenty of wine tasting!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • MBA Open Morning

    MBA Open Morning

    Saturday, 14 May 2016 9:30 to 14:30

    Come to our MBA Open Morning to find out about the Oxford Brookes Global MBA programme, meet the MBA teaching team, current students and alumni.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Fine Art (BA Hons) Degree Show

    Fine Art (BA Hons) Degree Show

    9:00, Saturday, 14 May 2016 to 5:00 Friday, 20 May 2016

    A selection of work from this year’s final degree show by Oxford Brookes University’s Fine Art degree students.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Viv

    The best start in life: for all our children and young people

    Tuesday, 17 May 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Viv Bennett will explore how to get to our children and young people the best start in life.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Behaviours that challenge

    Behaviours that challenge: looking into the ways of reducing early institutionalised care for dementia

    Wednesday, 18 May 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Medication treatment is associated with its own harms. In this lecture Brian will discuss how effective management requires a balanced approach using good assessment tools, pharmacological and non-pharmacological management.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • MBA Live Online Information Session

    MBA live online information session

    Tuesday, 24 May 2016 12:00 to 13:00

    We're holding a series of interactive Online MBA sessions and invite you to join us.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Architecture End of Year Show 2015

    School of Architecture End of Year Show

    9:00, Saturday, 28 May 2016 to 5:00 Wednesday, 08 June 2016

    An exhibition of undergraduate and postgraduate architecture students showcasing their work from the year.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Doctorate in Education Taster Session

    Doctorate in Education Taster Session

    Wednesday, 01 June 2016 16:00 to 18:00

    These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

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

  • Simon

    What happens when literature swears? Working-class life and the pursuit of literature, from John Clare to James Kelman

    Wednesday, 01 June 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Simon Kövesi will investigate class and literature ranging across British writers from the early 19th century through to the present day.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day - June

    Graduate Diploma in Law Open Day

    Saturday, 04 June 2016 11:00 to 13:00

    If you are interested in a career in law then come along to our stunning location at Headington Hill Hall to learn more about the Graduate Diploma in Law course at Oxford Brookes.

    This event is for: Prospective students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - undergraduate

  • Open Day - Saturday 4 June 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 04 June 2016 9:00 to 16:00

    A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Book smarts, street smarts, nurse smarts

    Book smarts, street smarts, nurse smarts

    Tuesday, 07 June 2016 14:00 to 15:00

    Explore the dimensions of intelligence, knowledge and conduct for nurses.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Joanne

    Emotional Lives, Intimacy, and Identity in 18th and 19th Century England

    Wednesday, 08 June 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Joanne Begiato will explore how the meanings attached to feelings are socially and culturally constructed and therefore help to explain why ideals and standards of behaviour change over time.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Adult Nursing and Operating Department Practice

    Adult Nursing and Operating Department Practice

    Saturday, 11 June 2016 9:30 to 12:30

    During the open day, you will receive an introductory presentation and a tour of the site. You will also have the opportunity to talk individually to current students and members of staff.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Biodiversity conservation in the 21st century

    Biodiversity conservation in the 21st century: what plants should we conserve and where?

    Wednesday, 15 June 2016 18:00 to 19:00

    In this Athena SWAN lecture, Professor Kathy Willis will discuss her ongoing research into biodiversity conservation, through examining the relationship between long-term vegetation dynamics and environmental change.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Postgraduate Open Morning – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Saturday, 18 June 2016 9:30 to 12:00

    Come to our postgraduate open evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Sketches from the Poem Road

    Sketches from the Poem Road (after Matsuo Basho’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North)

    9:00, Monday, 20 June 2016 to 5:00 Friday, 15 July 2016

    A collaboration between Japanese artist Isao Miura and poet Chris Beckett, presented to the Glass Tank by the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • MBA Live Online Information Session

    MBA live online information session

    Tuesday, 21 June 2016 12:00 to 13:00

    We're holding a series of interactive Online MBA sessions and invite you to join us.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Certificate in wine

    Foundation Certificate in Wine - WSET Level 1

    Wednesday, 29 June 2016 9:00 to 17:00

    Tannin, acidity, body, depth, character, colour intensity...are they just words? Or do you fancy unraveling the lingo and learning the basics at the Brookes Wine School? This course is accredited by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Race for Life

    Oxford Race for Life 5k & 10k 2016

    Sunday, 10 July 2016 10:00 to 23:00

    Oxford Race for Life is BACK! With our old faithful friend the 5k as well as a BRAND NEW 10k being added in to the mix!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

    Wednesday, 20 July 2016 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to our postgraduate open evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Images of Violence from Mexico

    Images of Violence from Mexico: A Performance Art Based Enquiry

    9:00, Monday, 25 July 2016 to 5:00 Friday, 26 August 2016

    An exhibition by Veronica Cordova de la Rosa, PhD candidate in the School of Arts, Oxford Brookes University.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Race for Life - Muddy

    Oxford Race for Life Pretty Muddy 5k 2016

    Saturday, 17 September 2016 10:00 to 23:00

    BRAND NEW TO Oxford is our Race for Life Pretty Muddy 5k; a brilliant muddy obstacle course where you can get down & dirty to beat cancer sooner!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Open Day - Saturday 8 October 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 08 October 2016 9:00 to 16:00

    A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Open Day - Saturday 5 November 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 05 November 2016 9:00 to 16:00

    A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate