• Brookes in the community

    These pages provide information and guidance to help students and residents live and work together in the local community.

    You can also find details of services and facilities available to the local community such as print services, cookery courses, open lectures and art exhibitions.

    • 29Sep
      Bamboo Bike Revival: Back to the Future

      Bamboo Bike Revival: Back to the Future

      Join Shpend Gerguri and James Broughton as they discuss the case for reviving bamboo as a modern renewables bike frame material, exploiting its natural strength and inherent damping characteristics. Both speakers have first-hand experience of bamboo’s potential having been the first to attempt and complete the gruelling eight days TransAlps Mountain Bike race using bamboo bikes.

    • 05Oct
      Scientists and entrepreneurs: Women tackling global problems

      Scientists and entrepreneurs: Women tackling global problems

      A free on-line panel discussion and Q&A, organised in collaboration with WEgate Summit 2021 on Tuesday 5th October between 16.30-18.30 Central European Time (or 15.30-17.30 for those joining from the UK).