This series of lectures aims to bring the best minds of our generation to inspire and support the work students and staff do across the schools of Art, Architecture & Design and Film, Music & Performing Arts.
A research retreat into songwriting
In our latest PhD spotlight feature, we caught up with Carl Flattery, principal lecturer in Music here at Leeds Beckett, who is studying for a practice-based PhD in songwriting, delving into ideas of memory and place.
Cementing Yorkshire as the home of sculpture
In the latest of our PhD student spotlight features, we met up with Julia McKinlay, an artist studying for a practice-based PhD alongside developing a new international sculpture festival for Yorkshire.
Youth sport coaching programme launched in America
A successful European programme providing innovative approaches to education for youth sport coaches – led by Leeds Beckett University and the International Council for Coaching Excellence – is now being launched in the United States.
Public Lectures and Events
PsyCen Speech & Language Seminar- Leeds Beckett SLT Team in India
Leeds Beckett Speech & Language Therapy Team in India: Learning from an International Volunteering project. Speakers Jo Sandiford and Ben Bolton-Grant
PsyCen Speech & Language Phonetic Transcription Group
Organiser: Sarah White Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist, Leeds Beckett University
Sky Betting and Gaming A Yorkshire business focused on safer gambling
Ben Wright, Head of Safer Gambling at Sky Betting and Gaming, is the latest speaker in the Leeds Business School guest lecture series.
Who's the Radical? Militarisation, Conscientious Objection, and the Significance of Context
This lecture will focus on feedback from the Israeli antimiliatrist group New Profile regarding their work in recent years and discuss ways in which militarism can subvert and colonise vocal protests against it.
Working together to tackle serious violent crime
Join Leeds Law School as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire shares his experience around harnessing support to tackle serious violent crime. He will highlight the challenges around identifying the key issues, tackling causes and not just symptoms as well as funding, competing priorities and understanding what a ‘public health approach’ means.
Designing sustainability in to food packaging
Leeds Business School are delighted to welcome Ian Schofield as December’s speaker in their guest lecture series.