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  • Swindon Open Day, 12 October 2019

    Swindon Open Day

    Saturday, 12 October 2019 - Saturday, 12 October 2019 9:00 to 13:00

    On the day you will have a tour of the Swindon Campus, which will include activities you can try in our simulation labs. You will also have the opportunity to talk to the Nursing academic team, as well as staff from our Finance, Admissions and Practice Education teams.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

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  • Line Makers

    Line Makers

    9:00, Tuesday, 30 July 2019 to 17:00 Friday, 30 August 2019

    This summer, a group three artists who met while studying fine art at Oxford Brookes University in 2013 present their work in The Glass tank. Their different Indian, British and Cambodian cultural backgrounds inform how they make work and wish to present it together as artists

    This event is for:

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  • EDAMBA

    2019 Annual Meeting & General Assembly

    13:00, Sunday, 01 September 2019 to 14:30 Tuesday, 03 September 2019

    We are proud to announce that the 2019 annual EDAMBA conference will be hosted at Oxford Brookes Business School between 1 - 3 September 2019.

    This event is for: Invite only

  • Master's in Hospitality Management Information Session

    Online Information Session MA/Diploma Human Resource Management

    Wednesday, 04 September 2019 17:30 to 18:00

    This is a fantastic opportunity to meet our teaching staff and find out all about our Human Resource Management MA and Diploma courses.

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

  • Master's in Hospitality Management Information Session

    Coaching and Mentoring Online Information Session

    Wednesday, 04 September 2019 14:00 to 15:00

    This is a fantastic opportunity to meet our teaching staff and find out all about our Coaching and Mentoring courses at Oxford Brookes University.

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

  • Like Riding a Bike: Co-creating a cycling environment for 9s to 90s

    Like Riding a Bike: Co-creating a cycling environment for 9s to 90s

    Saturday, 07 September 2019 10:00 to 16:30

    A day full of informative talks, interactive workshops, cycle tours, an expert panel and demos and rides on ebikes and adapted bikes.

    This event is for: Everyone
    Ticket only

  • 'Borders and Transformations', Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Conference

    'Borders and Transformations', Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Conference

    Monday, 09 September 2019 9:00 to 18:00

    Exploring the themes of 'Borders and Transformations', researchers from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences will deliver thought provoking papers alongside innovative posters in addition to a further session of the highly successful three minute thesis format.

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

  • GIBS Network event

    Gender Issues in Business Schools (GIBS) Network - Workshop

    12:30, Monday, 09 September 2019 to 16:00 Tuesday, 10 September 2019

    The Gender Issues in Business School (GIBS) Network was successfully launched in 2018 at Newcastle University Business School. This initiative responded to the pressing need for affirmative action in mainstreaming gendered perspectives across business and management schools. Building on this, a second event will be run by the Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice based at Oxford Brookes Business School (Headington Campus) offering similar opportunities for dissemination and networking.

    This event is for: Academic community

  • Fire Door Safety Awareness training (CPD Accredited)

    Fire Door Safety Awareness training (CPD Accredited)

    Wednesday, 25 September 2019 14:00 to 15:30

    Oxford Brookes University, in collaboration with the University of Oxford, is participating in this year’s National Fire Door Safety Week by hosting a free CPD accredited event for staff, HMO Landlords and students.

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

  • Security and Crime Prevention Fair

    Security and Crime Prevention Fair

    Thursday, 26 September 2019 11:00 to 14:30

    Safety App and other demonstrations

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Undergraduate Open Day 5 October 2019

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 05 October 2019 9:00 to 16:00

    Be inspired, explore our campuses and discover Oxford Brookes for yourself at our undergraduate Open Day.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Swindon Open Day, 12 October 2019

    Swindon Open Day

    Saturday, 12 October 2019 9:00 to 13:00

    On the day you will have a tour of the Swindon Campus, which will include activities you can try in our simulation labs. You will also have the opportunity to talk to the Nursing academic team, as well as staff from our Finance, Admissions and Practice Education teams.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Jamala Osman

    From the block to the bank: the combination to unlock your potential

    Monday, 14 October 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Jamala Osman tells her life story: overcoming challenging circumstances to take action and charge of her future.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Zero-Sum Game of Migration in Europe: 20 years after Tampere

    Tuesday, 15 October 2019 9:00 to 17:00

    As we celebrate the Tampere 20th anniversary, we are delighted to invite you to the symposium ‘The Zero-Sum Game of Migration in Europe: 20 years after Tampere’.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Gaza OLS 2019

    Gaza: beyond international law?

    Thursday, 17 October 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Ben White will question the role – and rule – of international law in Gaza.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Multifaith Fair 2019

    Multifaith Fair 2019

    Thursday, 17 October 2019 12:00 to 15:00

    An opportunity for students and staff to meet with religion and belief communities from across Oxford.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Undergraduate Open Day - Saturday 19 October

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 19 October 2019 9:00 to 16:00

    Be inspired, explore our campuses and discover Oxford Brookes for yourself at our undergraduate Open Day.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Yassmin Abdel-Magied

    Black History Month: keynote lecture by Yassmin Abdel-Magied

    Wednesday, 23 October 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Yassmin is an advocate for the empowerment of women, young people and people of colour.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • refectory Harcourt

    Girls and Autism - Conference and book launch

    Tuesday, 05 November 2019 9:00 to 16:00

    All welcome but specifically aimed at individuals and/or professionals working in teaching, SENCO, in the field of mental health and all those who support girls with autism

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Pouring into a glass

    The science and business of spirits and beer

    Wednesday, 06 November 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Katherine Smart brings together the academic, industrial and entrepreneurial strands of brewing and distilling.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • 7th Annual CIPD and Oxford Brookes Postgraduate HR Research Conference

    7th Annual CIPD and Oxford Brookes Postgraduate HR Research Conference

    Saturday, 09 November 2019 9:30 to 13:00

    This conference brings together HR professionals, current and former Oxford Brookes CIPD students and PhD researchers. It offers practitioners and other researchers deep insights into the changing and critical role of HR professionals in our time.

    This event is for: Staff - research
    Current students - postgraduate research
    Academic community
    Business community
    Alumni

  • pen in hand

    Designing from life: live projects, authentic learning and complexity

    Wednesday, 13 November 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Join Professor Jane Anderson to find out how live architecture projects work, and why they are a powerful agent for collaborative and authentic learning.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The Technical & Moral Singularity

    The Technical & Moral Singularity

    Wednesday, 13 November 2019 18:00 to 20:00

    What happens when machines become more intelligent and more moral than humans?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Julian Bayliss

    Journeys of discovery: ecology and exploration

    Thursday, 14 November 2019 18:30 to 19:30

    Meet the Oxford Brookes alumnus who discovered the largest rainforest in Southern Africa!

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Undergraduate Open Day - Saturday 16 November

    Undergraduate Open Day

    Saturday, 16 November 2019 9:00 to 16:00

    Be inspired, explore our campuses and discover Oxford Brookes for yourself at our undergraduate Open Day.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Farrah Storr

    Farrah Storr: Making is Thinking, Thinking is Making

    Wednesday, 20 November 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Farrah delivers the keynote speech at the inaugural Making is Thinking, Thinking is Making event

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Swindon Open Day, 23 November 2019

    Swindon Open Day

    Saturday, 23 November 2019 9:00 to 13:00

    On the day you will have a tour of the Swindon Campus, which will include activities you can try in our simulation labs. You will also have the opportunity to talk to the Nursing academic team, as well as staff from our Finance, Admissions and Practice Education teams.

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • Jerusalem

    Israel and the problem of Jewish identity: State and identity politics in the Middle East

    Wednesday, 27 November 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Professor Yaacov Yadgar will address the question: What is the meaning of Jewish sovereignty in Israel?

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Pleasure of the plate

    The pleasure of the plate: how to write about food

    Wednesday, 04 December 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Join five of today’s best food writers to discuss the particular qualities of their craft.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • international mobility

    2nd International Mobility, Migration and Wellbeing Conference & Workshop

    9:00, Wednesday, 11 December 2019 to 17:00 Saturday, 14 December 2019

    The conference invites empirical, conceptual and methodological papers and case studies on different themes of mobility and migration. Although papers related to one of the following fields are encouraged, authors are welcome to explore other related topics as well.

    This event is for: Academic community

  • Francesca Martinez

    The beauty of diversity: an evening with Francesca Martinez

    Wednesday, 11 December 2019 18:00 to 19:00

    Francesca is a wobbly comedian, writer, and speaker who has toured internationally and appeared on numerous TV shows.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Return to Study

    Return to Study (Open Event)

    Thursday, 09 January 2020 17:00 to 20:00

    Are you 21 or over and interested in studying an undergraduate course, but want more information on what this might mean for you?

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • OLS 19-20 - Super-Glue: hero or villain?

    Super-Glue: hero or villain?

    Wednesday, 12 February 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    Super-Glue is invisible to the naked eye, has exceptional strength and displays incredibly fast 'reactions'. Join Professor James Broughton in the Adventures of Super-Glue.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - From Beirut to the world: pride, love & prejudice

    From Beirut to the world: pride, love & prejudice

    Wednesday, 26 February 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    Hadi Damien was arrested in the middle of Beirut Pride 2018. He will share candidly his reflections on LGBTIQ+ matters nad the meaning of Prides, as well as discussing ways to advance so-called LGBTIQ+ rights in Lebanon.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - How do we fit family life and paid work together?

    How do we fit family life and paid work together?

    Wednesday, 04 March 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    How can work and caring be combined in contemporary UK society? Professor Tina Miller will explore the gender challenges and opportunities.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - Celebrating a rich culture: enhancing resilience among Syrian refugees

    Celebrating a rich culture: enhancing resilience among Syrian refugees

    Wednesday, 18 March 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    In this lecture Dr Mustafa Alachkar will explore the role of culture and cultural identity in enhancing the resilience of Syrian refugees.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • When a bit of England fell in love with North Korea

    When a bit of England fell in love with North Korea

    Wednesday, 25 March 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    This talk by historian Tosh Warwick tells the story of the unlikely international bond between Middlesbrough and North Korea that emerged during the 1966 World Cup and continues into the 21st century.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Return to Study

    Return to Study (Open Event)

    Thursday, 26 March 2020 17:00 to 20:00

    Are you 21 or over and interested in studying an undergraduate course, but want more information on what this might mean for you?

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate

  • OLS 19-20 - Violence against women and girls: an interfaith perspective

    Violence against women and girls: an interfaith perspective

    Wednesday, 22 April 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    The CEO of Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre, Lisa Ward joins Tracey Rosenfeld-Schueler and Rev Kate Harford for an interfaith discussion about the role of faith in protecting women and girls from violence, and in perpetuating violence.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - Oxford Brookes University Chancellor's Lecture 2020

    Oxford Brookes University Chancellor's Lecture 2020

    Wednesday, 29 April 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    Oxford Brookes' Chancellor, Dame Katherine Grainger will deliver her annual Chancellor's Lecture.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - Anatomy and forensic anthropology: hand in glove

    Anatomy and forensic anthropology: hand in glove

    Wednesday, 06 May 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    It's not just faces and fingerprints that are unique. So are hands - and this is making it possible to catch child abusers on camera. In this lecture, she will look at how research in the field of identification from the hand has assisted in the investigation and prosecution of crimes relating to child sexual abuse.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • OLS 19-20 - Breaking news: why journalism needs remaking

    Breaking news: why journalism needs remaking

    Wednesday, 13 May 2020 18:00 to 19:00

    Join the former Guardian Editor-in-Chief Alan Rusbridger for his insights into how journalism is changing and needs to change.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • The 2020 Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference

    The 2020 Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference

    9:30, Thursday, 11 June 2020 to 16:30 Friday, 12 June 2020

    The 2020 Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference will be dedicated to Professor Graham Gibbs and Improving Student Learning.

    This event is for: Everyone

  • Return to Study

    Return to Study (Open Event)

    Thursday, 16 July 2020 17:00 to 20:00

    Are you 21 or over and interested in studying an undergraduate course, but want more information on what this might mean for you?

    This event is for: Prospective students - undergraduate