Creative Arts building topping out ceremony hits the high notes17 September 2019
Leeds Beckett University marked a key milestone for its new £85m Creative Arts building with a ‘topping out’ ceremony featuring an eighth storey guitar performance from LBU student, Jacob Hughes.Read more
Our upcoming events
Voices from the Vaults: in search of spoken language from the past
In his professorial inaugural lecture, Professor Ivor Timmis will explore the vivid, poignant and funny insights of late eighteenth and early nineteenth century records of spoken language.
Kirkstall Forge Development Update and Presentation: Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber
The £400 million Kirkstall Forge development in Leeds will eventually provide around 1,050 homes and 300,000 sq ft of high quality offices, leisure, shops and restaurants. Join us for an update from the scheme's developers, CEG.
Frugal innovation: Challenging austerity in primary schools
Dr Anne Temple Clothier will discuss her work with co-creation projects, the importance of parental involvement with their children's learning and how to encourage parents to access the school premises in a more meaningful way.
Blind Jack of Knaresborough: A Yorkshire man of vision
An exploration of the life and achievements of John Metcalf, a pioneer of the 18th century responsible for transforming the North's road infrastructure. This talk is part of Leeds Beckett University's Heritage Open Days.
"Ah, I feel like at home!": migrant families, urban gardening and cultural heritage
'Chasing the Sporting Dream' Looking for universal solutions in identifying and developing healthy & high performing athletes
In his inaugural lecture, Professor Kevin Till will explore the contributing factors to individuals achieving sporting success and why potentially millions of others don't.
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