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A Woman's World

8 March 2017, 16:30- 18:00 Portland Entrance, City Campus, Leeds, LS1 3HE

9-31st March 2017 - A photography exhibition by Anna Pepe will be displayed in the foyer of the Portland Building. A Woman's World, is The exhibition explores women, places, cultures and habitats around the world.

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Creative and Digital Careers Series

15 March 2017, The series runs on various dates and times at both City and Headingley Campus, please check the schedule for details. Leeds Beckett University

The Creative & Digital Careers Series of events is open to existing Leeds Beckett University students studying any course. Some events are also open to Leeds Beckett University graduates and members of the public.

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CeASR Seminar: The 2010-11 Tunisian Revolution Preliminary Findings on the Role of Nonviolence

29 March 2017, 15:00 - 16:30 Rose Bowl 355, City Campus

Speaker: Craig Brown

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The components of semantic cognition: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and brain stimulation

29 March 2017, 17:00-18:00 Calverley 311, City Campus

Guest Speaker: Professor Beth Jeffries, University of York

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Launch of Centre for Future Cities

29 March 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 Lecture Theatre B, Rose Bowl, Portland Crescent, Leeds, LS1 3HB

Help us build an urban education centre for the future With the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett and the Centre for Alternative Technology (Macynlleth).

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Augmented and Virtual Reality Technologies in Industry

30 March 2017, 18:00 - 20:30 Lecture Theatre D, The Rose Bowl, City Campus

Augmented Reality (AR) has been around for many years. There remain many challenges however for AR to be considered in some industries. The acceptance of AR as a viable tool to investigate, promote, and educate users in some sectors is still a barrier.

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INSIDE/OUT Lecture Series: Laurence Aëgerter

30 March 2017, 18:00-20:00 Rose Bowl, Lecture Theatre A, Leeds Beckett University

Flying in from Amsterdam, the French artist Laurence Aegerter will be talking about her art practice.

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Stitch Theatre presents Many Paths, One Destination

30 March 2017, 13:00 - 14:00 Students' Union Bar, Headingley Campus

A theatre presentation by Stitch Theatre

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Fintech: An Overview of Transformative Technologies and Their Application Within Financial Services

4 April 2017, 09:00 - 10:00 Sagar Wright Lecture Theatre. Rose Bowl Level 2

Following the success of last years’ Financial Masterclass with the London Stock Exchange Group Academy (LSEGA), this year Leeds Beckett University will be welcoming the LSEGA back to deliver a series of masterclasses, aimed at those working in the professional services sector in the North.

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CeASR Seminar: Black Victims of Crime and Policing

4 April 2017, 16:00-17:00 203, Calverley

Speaker: Dr Lisa Long, Senior Lecturer in Criminology

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Verdant Creativities: Urban Gardening & Sensuous Place-Making in West Yorkshire

5 April 2017, 12:30 - 13:30 Albert Room, Leeds Town Hall, Leeds LS1 3AD

The eighth talk in the Leeds Cultural Conversations 2016/17 series.

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Rewriting Creativity; Never creation from nothing; Always re-creation from something else

5 April 2017, 15:00-17:00 214, Calverley

Speaker: Professor Rob Pope

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Carnegie Conversations: Sport in the Arts, the Arts in Sport

25 April 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 James Graham, Headingley Campus

Leading sports journalists and art experts come together to discuss the relationship between these two disciplines and how they have come together to develop the Fields of Vision project.

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Cognitive Neuroscience of Deception and Lie Detection

26 April 2017, 15:00 - 16:30 203 Calverley, City Campus, LS1 3HE

CeASR Seminar

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Carnegie Conversations: From Parks to Pavilions - South Asian Heritage and Cricket in Yorkshire

27 April 2017, 17:30 - 19:00 James Graham, Headingley Campus

Discussing the Heritage Lottery funded project 'From Parks to Pavilions: Documenting the History of Asian Cricket in Yorkshire'.

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Keir Starmer QC MP Guest Speaker

27 April 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 Rose Bowl, City Campus

Keir Starmer QC MP talks about the implications of Brexit

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LBS Guest Speaker Series David Scott Investment Manager Market Commentator Andrews Gwynne

2 May 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 Rose Bowl, City Campus

The future is not what it used to be!

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The Matthew Caygill Lecture

3 May 2017, 17:30 - 19:00 Leeds Beckett University, Rose Bowl Lecture Theatre B, City Campus

The School of Cultural Studies & Humanities is pleased to welcome Dr Madeleine Davis who will give the inaugural Matthew Caygill Lecture on a subject close to Matthew’s interests.

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Professorial Inaugural Lecture by Professor David Woods

3 May 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 James Graham, Headingley Campus

The Environment and Man: a journey along Mountains, Medicine and the Desert accompanied by Impostor and Tourette’s Syndromes

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Measuring Morale in Second World War Leeds.

10 May 2017, 12:30 - 13:30 Albert Room, Leeds Town Hall, Leeds LS1 3AD

The final talk in the Leeds Cultural Conversations 2016/17 series.

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Professorial Inaugural Lecture by Professor John O'Hara

10 May 2017, 18:00 - 19:00 James Graham, Headingley Campus

From the Laboratory to the Mountain and back again

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Carnegie Conversations: Driven Benevolence - Leadership Lessons from Olympic Serial Winning Coaches

11 May 2017, 17:30 - 18:30 James Graham, Headingley Campus

Find out what it takes to win repeatedly at the top level of sport.

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LBS Guest Speaker Series: Adam Beaumont - Founder and CEO of AQL

16 May 2017, 09:00 - 10:00 Rose Bowl, City Campus

True Tech - The Death of the Linear Business

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Katy Shaw (LBU), ‘“Ghostpitality”: Spectres of the Self in Zadie Smith's NW’

17 May 2017, 16:00 - 17:00 BPA312

Katy Shaw discusses Zadie Smith's novel NW (2012).

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Pioneering Practice: Celebrating 10 years of responsible tourism

18 May 2017, 9:00-17:00 Rose Bowl

At Leeds Beckett University we're celebrating both 10 years of delivering our MSc Responsible Tourism Management course and the UN International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, which aims to support a change in policies, business practices and consumer behaviour, with a view to create a more sustainable tourism sector. . Join us at this event and learn about pioneering responsible tourism practice from around the world.

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Power, Performance and Play - An International Conference on Caribbean Carnival Cultures

19 May 2017, Leeds Beckett University

Leeds West Indian Carnival will be 50 years old in August 2017. The oldest Caribbean-style street carnival in Europe, created and led by British Caribbeans, will be celebrated in a conference by the Centre of Culture & the Arts at Leeds Beckett University in partnership with Leeds West Indian Carnival.

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Prison Research Network Annual Conference (PRisoN)

19 May 2017, 10:00 - 16:30 Lewis Jones Suite, Headingley Carnegie

Annual conference of the Prison Research Network (PRisoN) bringing together delegates from universities, prisons, charities and organisations to discuss current issues relating to imprisonment in research, policy and practice.

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Spring Jobs Fair

23 May 2017, 11:00 - 14:00 Rose Bowl Atrium, Level 1, City Campus, Leeds

The Spring Jobs Fair gives graduating students the chance to secure a job or help all students find part-time work for the summer.

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Carnegie Conversations: Enhancing the health and wellbeing of planet and people: Are they mutually exclusive?

8 June 2017, 17:30 - 18:30 James Graham, Headingley Campus

Pam Warhurst CBE discusses concern for the health and wellbeing of populations and the state of the natural environment.

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Inaugural Carnegie School of Sport Campus Reunion

17 June 2017, 12:00 - 15:00 Headingley Campus

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Why is our Psychology Curriculum White?

22 June 2017, 14.00 - 17.00 CL113 Calverley Building, City Campus, Leeds, LS1 3HE

End of Project event for the Why is our Psychology Curriculum White? Curriculum Innovation Project

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Yorkshire Schools' Mental Health Conference

26 June 2017, 09:15 - 16:15 Headingley Campus

Stronger Minds and Leeds Beckett University are thrilled to be bringing together leaders from education and mental health at a landmark regional conference.

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English Scholars Beyond Borders Conference

29 June 2017, TBC City Campus, Leeds Beckett University

English Scholars Beyond Borders (ESBB) is a non-profit circle of international academics. The aim of ESBB conferences is to assemble English teachers and scholars from across the globe to expand conceptual horizons. The conference will explore the diverse borders and boundaries that English teachers and scholars must negotiate to achieve success and to benefit learners.

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Leeds School of Physiotherapy 75th Anniversary Celebration

30 June 2017, 13:00 – 17:00 Lecture Theatre A

Ex-students, educators, clinical colleagues and friends are invited to spend the afternoon celebrating 75 years of Physiotherapy education in Leeds.

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Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Conference

4 July 2017, 9:00 - 17:00 Rose Bowl, City Campus, Leeds Beckett University

The internationally acclaimed annual Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Conference is aimed at academics, students, practitioners, policy makers and professionals who work broadly within leisure, sports, tourism and events. 

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Excellence in Higher Education Conference 2017

11 July 2017, Rose Bowl, City Campus, Leeds Beckett University

This conference draws together higher education academics, quality practitioners and policy makers to share leading thinking on delivering excellence in higher education.

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Type 1 Diabetes Event

8 September 2017, 15:30 - 16:00 Headingley Campus, Leeds Beckett University

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