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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Art and Honour : contemporary impressions of WWI

(until 19 Dec 14)

This exhibition in the Main Library commemorates the start of World War I and has at its centre the UCL Roll of Honour. Drawing on UCL Special Collections’ Little Magazines, College…

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Solutions: exploring the influence of science and technology on prostate cancer

(until 19 Dec 14)

Curated by Dean Barratt (UCL Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering) and Mark Emberton (UCL Surgery and Interventional Science), this exhibition explores advances in the understanding…

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The Metamorphosis Project

(until 20 Sep 14)

An eclectic group of contemporary artists provide a fresh take on Ovid’s ancient tales. Enter a world of lust, gruesome deaths and staggering transformations at this engaging art exhibition…

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Voices of War: UCL in WW1

(until 5 Apr 15)

What was the involvement of UCL students and alumni in the First World War? This exhibition, highlighted by personal stories and artefacts, tells of not only of UCL boys fighting…

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Thursday 18 September 2014

Succession to the Crown of Canada – The Court challenge and the consequences

18:00  — 19:00

In Canada, the Government sought to avoid dealing with the Provinces and the formal method of constitutional change by adopting the view that it is the United Kingdom’s law that determines…

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Friday 19 September 2014

Maya on the Thames

(until 21 Sep 14)

Interested in ancient writing, art, culture, and chocolate? Want to learn more about the ancient Maya? Then come and join us at the 3rd Annual Maya-on-the-Thames workshops at the UCL…

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Sunday 21 September 2014

Bright Club

15:00  — 16:00

Bright Club, the comedy night where UCL researchers try their hand at stand up comedy, is partnering up with Kew Gardens for a special series of events. Supported by a professional…

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Tuesday 23 September 2014

B-Pro Show 2014

(until 28 Sep 14)

Join us for a celebration of the work of students from The Bartlett School of Architecture's post-professional Masters programmes, B-Pro: MArch GAD (Graduate Architectural Design)…

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Wednesday 24 September 2014

Gates to Egypt: mapping alternate worlds

18:00  — 20:00

Join James Kneale (UCL Geography) for a guide to mapping alternate London and creating gates that link the imperial metropolis to real and imagined visions of Egypt. Drawing on work…

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Thursday 25 September 2014

Show’n’Tell: Chagos Islands

13:00  — 14:00

We have invited PhD students who carry out research here at UCL to showcase just one object from the Museum’s collection of 68,000 and tell you what they know about it. David Curnick…

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Saturday 27 September 2014

Space beads from Ancient Egypt: making objects from meteorites

14:00  — 17:00

A joint event between the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL and the Royal Observatory Greenwich (Royal Museums Greenwich) on beads - over 5,000 years old - hammered out of…

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Sunday 28 September 2014

Things that travelled - Mediterranean glass in the first millennium AD

10:00  — 20:00

The conference will include sessions held at the British Museum and Wallace Collection as well as the Institute and will address key issues regarding the production and distribution…

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Monday 29 September 2014

Things that travelled - Mediterranean glass in the first millennium AD

10:00  — 20:00

The conference will include sessions held at the British Museum and Wallace Collection as well as the Institute and will address key issues regarding the production and distribution…

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Tuesday 30 September 2014

UCL Prize Lecture in Clinical Science 2014

17:30  — 18:30

'From the Bed to the Bench and Back: Musings by a peripatetic clinical scientist on various aspects of innate immunity and Crohn's disease' This year the Prize Lecture will be given…

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Wednesday 1 October 2014

Race and underachievement of Afro-Trinidadian boys

17:30  — 19:30

In Trinidad, dominant discourses on race and education often simplistically labels Afro-Trinidadian boys as the lowest academic achievers. This underachievement is viewed as pathological…

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Thursday 2 October 2014

Exhibition launch: UCL’s Past, Present and Future

17:00  — 20:00

The grand opening of the 2014 Black History Month Exhibition, which we take great pride in. This year, we will be celebrating the achievements of UCL alumni, academics and students.…

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GCEC Conference 2014: Entrepreneurship Everywhere

(until 4 Oct 14)

The Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC) conference 2014, is the biggest annual gathering of the world’s leading entrepreneurship centres. Hosted by UCL, this will be…

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UCL Chamber Music Club Concert

17:30  — 18:30

A festive baroque concert to start the season, featuring J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 4, BWV 1049, and cantatas by Thomas Arne, including 'The School of Anacreon'. Refreshments…

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UCL's past, present & future

(until 30 Oct 14)

This year, we will be celebrating the achievements of UCL alumni, academics and students. Follow the journey from the “past”, celebrating historic figures; The “present”, showcasing…

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Friday 3 October 2014

When we ruled

18:00  — 21:00

This lecture is a visual journey through thousands of years of Black History, based on the book, ‘When We Ruled’, by Robin Walker. This intends to address the balance by posing the…

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Saturday 4 October 2014

British Museum tour

10:30  — 13:00

This Black History Tour takes us around the British Museum. On this exciting guided tour you will discover Black History in a new light, focusing on artefacts from the Egyptian collection…

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Treasure hunt - great lives from Ancient Africa

15:00  — 17:00

Join the hunt around the Petrie Museum to find the identity of famous and not so famous figures from Egyptian history. Can you find the object and work out the name? Prizes are to be…

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Sunday 5 October 2014

Bright Club

15:00  — 16:00

Bright Club, the comedy night where UCL researchers try their hand at stand up comedy, is partnering up with Kew Gardens for a special series of events. Supported by a professional…

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Monday 6 October 2014

Lost civilisations

19:00  — 21:00

This lecture is a visually stunning presentation that addresses the early history and achievements of the Lost Civilsations of Central Africa. This intends to present the Kingdoms…

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Tuesday 7 October 2014

Lunch Hour Lecture: On supernovae and serendipity

13:15  — 13:55

Thermonuclear supernovae signal the sudden and explosive destruction of a white-dwarf star, but rarely occur in our cosmic neighbourhood. However in January 2014 such a supernova appeared…

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