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  • Behaviour

    Perspectives on behaviour

    Wednesday, 04 March 2015 13:00 to 16:00

    A conference for early career teachers and other interested professionals. Back due to popular demand!

    This event is for: Academic community
    Business community
    Alumni

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  • 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

    Jane Grigson, who died in March 1990, remains one of the UK’s most highly regarded food writers. This exhibition will explore her life, work and influence through extracts from research notes, articles and books, some of which are from the Jane Grigson Collection in Oxford Brookes’ Special Collections’ Library.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Audiograft Cover

    Audiograft

    18:00, Wednesday, 11 March 2015 to 22:00 Saturday, 28 March 2015

    Audiograft returns with its annual mix of new experimental music, sound art concerts + exhibitions.

    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

  • Annie

    Annie Cattrell Public Lecture

    Thursday, 12 March 2015 12:00 to 13:00

    Artist Annie Cattrell will talk about her mesmerising new public art piece Resounding installed in the Forum of the John Henry Brookes Building.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Business School

    Business School Postgraduate Open Evening - 12 March 2015

    Thursday, 12 March 2015 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to the Business School Postgraduate Open Evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Ferndale Campus

    Operating Department Practice in Swindon - 14 March 2015

    Saturday, 14 March 2015 9:30 to 12:30

    Join us for the Open Day in Swindon.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Ferndale

    Adult Nursing in Swindon - 14 March 2015

    Saturday, 14 March 2015 9:30 to 12:30

    Adult Nursing in Swindon Open Day.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Prospective students - undergraduate

  • 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

  • Accounting

    Accounting for Community: Roundtable Event

    Wednesday, 18 March 2015 18:00 to 21:00

    Accounting for Community: Engaging Students. An evening to celebrate the fifth year of the scheme and to widen the network of community organisations in Oxford and the surrounding area with which our student volunteers work and to consider how best we can support these students and organisations.

    This event is for: Public

  • 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

  • Science Bazaar Logo 3

    Brookes Science Bazaar

    Saturday, 21 March 2015 11:00 to 16:00

    Discover how your body works, explore the gory history of plagues, boils and other grisly bits, learn about animals, and race our Rocket Cars… Just some of the exciting activities for families at the Science Bazaar. 2015 will be even bigger and better!

    This event is for: Public

  • Jessice

    Enemies of Greatness: Literature and Freedom

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 14:00 to 15:00

    Booker prize winner Ben Okri OBE, novelist Joanne Harris and US scholar and food writer Professor Jessica B. Harris discuss the cultural influences that may restrict authors' creativity.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Jeremy

    Jeremy Lee prepares dinner in honour of Carlo Petrini

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 18:30 to 23:00

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality Management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. Dinner in honour of Carlo Petrini, prepared by chef Jeremy Lee of Quo Vadis, Soho.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Carlo

    Carlo Petrini - The Slow Revolution

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 17:00 to 18:00

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality Management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary festival. The founder of the world-wide Slow Food movement delivers a keynote address in the Sheldonian Theatre.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Jancis

    Jancis Robinson - The Oxford Companion to Wine

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 15:30 to 17:00

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality Management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. The world-renowned wine writer talks to Sheila Dillon of the BBC Radio 4 Food Programme about the next edition of her classic text, with tasting.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Madhur

    Literary Salon Lunch with Madhur Jaffrey

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:30 to 14:30

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality Management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. Award-winning actress and world authority on Indian food Madhur Jaffrey prepares a three-course lunch with wine for guests at the Gallery, The Old Bank Hotel.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Music in the mouth

    Music in the Mouth; how different kinds of music affect the way things taste

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:00 to 13:00

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. Would past taste different if served with the sounds of Wagner instead of Puccini? Fred Plotkin, US-based opera and food writer, and professor Charles Spence of the University of Oxford explore multi-sensory food perception.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Jane

    Jane Grigson: The Food Writers' Food Writer

    Wednesday, 25 March 2015 10:00 to 11:00

    Part of the Oxford School of Hospitality Management's contribution to the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. An exploration of the life, work and influence of Jane Grigson, one of the UK's most accalaimed food writers.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Awards

    Bacchus Alumni Awards

    Monday, 30 March 2015 18:30 to 23:00

    We invite you to celebrate the professional achievements of our students and graduates through the first ever Bacchus Alumni Awards, sponsored by Caterer.com and launched 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

  • InDesign

    Beginners InDesign

    Saturday, 11 April 2015 10:00 to 16:00

    The aim of this course is to introduce learners to the basic skills for creating designs and layouts that they can then build on.

    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

  • Business School

    Business School Postgraduate Open Evening - 15 April 2015

    Wednesday, 15 April 2015 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to the Business School Postgraduate Open Evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • John Clare in Space

    Experimental Drawing - Weekend Course

    10:00, Saturday, 18 April 2015 to 16:00 Sunday, 19 April 2015

    Extend your drawing skills with hands-on classes covering diverse styles, subjects and media.

    This event is for:

  • 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

  • Rebuilding Britain

    Rebuilding Britain. Planning for a better future

    Wednesday, 29 April 2015 18:00 to 20:00

    This annual lecture from the department of planning will be delivered by Hugh Ellis, who is currently the Head of Planning at the Town and Country Planning Association.

    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

  • Raimundo

    MBA Open Morning - 9 May 2015

    Saturday, 09 May 2015 9:00 to 14:30

    Come to our postgraduate open morning to find out about our MBA programme. Please note that the times are subject to change.

    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 2016 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

  • Ferndale Campus

    Operating Department Practice in Swindon - 13 June 2015

    Saturday, 13 June 2015 9:30 to 12:30

    Join us for the Open Day in Swindon.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Ferndale

    Adult Nursing in Swindon - 13 June 2015

    Saturday, 13 June 2015 9:30 to 12:30

    Adult Nursing in Swindon Open Day.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Prospective students - undergraduate

  • 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

  • Business School

    Business School Postgraduate Open Evening - 15 July 2015

    Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:30 to 19:30

    Come to the Business School Postgraduate Open Evening to find out about any of our postgraduate programmes.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Antarctica: Fragile Wilderness

    Antarctica: fragile wilderness

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

  • 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 2016 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 2016 entry.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Raimundo

    MBA Open Morning - 21 November 2015

    Saturday, 21 November 2015 9:00 to 14:30

    Come to our postgraduate open morning to find out about our MBA programme. Please note that the times are subject to change.

    This event is for: Everyone