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Public lectures

These lectures are open to members of the public, staff and students. All public lectures are free unless otherwise stated.

Some of our previous public lectures are available as podcasts and videos.

Upcoming lectures

  • Origins of English family names

    Minerva series lecture

    Time: 5.15pm

    Venue: Edge Arts Lecture Theatre

    Speaker: Professor Patrick Hanks, UWE Bristol

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  • Measuring movement: Using technology to tailor exercise and rehabilitation

    Minerva series lecture

    Time: 5.15pm

    Venue: Edge Arts Lecture Theatre

    Speaker: Dr Polly McGuigan, Department for Health, University of Bath

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  • James Purnell, Director, Radio & Education, BBC in Conversation with Professor Nick Pearce

    IPR ‘In Conversation’ Event

    Time: 5.15pm to 6.15pm

    Venue: 8 West 1.1

    Speaker: James Purnell, BBC Director of Radio & Education

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  • Faculty of Science inaugural lecture

    Faculty of Science inaugural lecture series
     
    Time: 4.30-5.30pm

    Venue: 3WN 2.1

    Speaker: Professor Neil McHugh, Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology
     

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