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  • 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

  • Artist Teacher

    Artist teacher scheme taster event

    Saturday, 17 January 2015 14:00 to 15:30

    This taster session will involve practical art activities utilising The Oxford University Museums’ collections. The session will be run by Rachel Payne, Course Leader and Dionne Freeman, Artist tutor.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Taste of Spain

    Cookery course: vegetarian

    9:30, Saturday, 17 January 2015 to 14:30 Saturday, 17 October 2015

    Here at Brookes Restaurant we are regularly complimented on our vegetarian menu options. On this course we will be sharing our recipes and teaching you how to cook a range of delicious vegetarian dishes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Better Late than Never

    Better Late than Never - Conference

    Wednesday, 21 January 2015 10:30 to 16:30

    25th Anniversary of the UK Ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Behaviour

    Perspectives on behaviour

    Wednesday, 21 January 2015 13:00 to 16:00

    A conference for early career teachers and other interested professionals.

    This event is for: Academic community
    Business community
    Alumni

  • 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

  • Doctorate in Education

    Doctorate in Education taster session - 3 February 2015

    Tuesday, 03 February 2015 16:00 to 17:30

    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: Current students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - postgraduate research
    Academic community
    Alumni

  • Looking Behind the Label

    Wine course: Looking behind the label (three day course)

    9:15, Wednesday, 04 February 2015 to 17:00 Wednesday, 18 February 2015

    This course advances the exploration of the grape varieties and how they influence the styles produced around the world. It will not only cover variety and regions, but also sparkling, sweet and fortified styles while also introducing the subject of spirits. Comparative tastings and the discussion of food pairing are the key components of every lesson, as is the understanding of the label to help you make informed choices.

    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

  • Education

    Routes into Teaching Open Evening

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:15 to 19:00

    Would you like a rewarding career with excellent prospects? Come along to our Routes into Teaching event and learn about the different ways you can train to become a teacher.

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

  • 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 Payne looks at a range of examples and theories to answer these questions.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Law Open Day

    GDL Postgraduate Law Open Day - 21 February 2015

    Saturday, 21 February 2015 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

  • 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

  • Doctorate in Education

    Doctorate in Education taster session - 16 March 2015

    Monday, 16 March 2015 16:00 to 17:30

    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: Current students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - postgraduate research
    Academic community
    Alumni

  • On Liberty

    On Liberty, Magna Carta and our future: EVENT FULLY BOOKED

    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

  • Law Open Day

    GDL Postgraduate Law Open Day - 11 April 2015

    Saturday, 11 April 2015 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

  • 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

  • Looking Behind the Label

    Wine Course: Looking Behind the Label (three day course)

    9:15, Wednesday, 13 May 2015 to 17:00 Wednesday, 27 May 2015

    This course advances the exploration of the grape varieties and how they influence the styles produced around the world. It will not only cover variety and regions, but also sparkling, sweet and fortified styles while also introducing the subject of spirits. Comparative tastings and the discussion of food pairing are the key components of every lesson, as is the understanding of the label to help you make informed choices.

    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

  • Undergraduate Open Day - 6 June 2015

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 06 June 2015 9:00 to 16:00

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

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Law Open Day

    GDL Postgraduate Law Open Day - 6 June 2015

    Saturday, 06 June 2015 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

  • 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

  • Doctorate in Education

    Doctorate in Education taster session - 17 June 2015

    Wednesday, 17 June 2015 16:00 to 17:30

    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: Current students - postgraduate taught
    Current students - postgraduate research
    Academic community
    Alumni

  • 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

  • Undergraduate Open Day - 3 October 2015

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 03 October 2015 9:00 to 16:00

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

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Undergraduate Open Day 7 November 2015

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 07 November 2015 9:00 to 16:00

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

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate