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Thursday 30 March 2017

Artefacts of excavation

(until 29 Apr 17)

Join us for a launch of a new exhibition that charts the politics of distribution of British excavations from Egypt between the 1880s and the 1980s.

Petrie Museum

Cabinets of consequence

(until 29 May 17)

We often do not see the connection between technology and the natural world. Yet the Earth’s beauty and resources have not only inspired technological innovation, they are essential…


East Side Stories: Londoners in transition

(until 15 Dec 17)

East London has a long and fascinating history of regeneration and change. This exhibition provides snapshots of everyday lives as the metropolis expanded and new communities emerged…


Monday 3 April 2017

UCL Energy Network Launch: 'the future of collaborative energy research'

18:00  — 21:00

The UCL Energy Network is a new initiative launched to promote collaboration between energy-related researchers across UCL, as well as providing a platform for collaboration between…


Wednesday 5 April 2017

Natasa Przulj Inaugural Lecture: Data-Driven Medicine

17:00  — 19:00

We are faced with a flood of molecular and clinical data. Various biomolecules interact in a cell to perform biological function, forming large, complex systems. Large amounts of patient-specific…


The Myths of Social Mobility in 20th-century Britain

17:30  — 19:00

Public lecture organised by the International Centre for Historical Research in Education (ICHRE) and the Social History Society.


Thursday 6 April 2017

Sex differences in the needs of men and women in therapy

18:30  — 19:30

The latest research suggests that men and women have different needs when it comes to psychological therapy. This new information is beginning to cause a stir in psychology, and this…


Saturday 8 April 2017

Creature creations

13:30  — 16:30

Create art inspired by the weird and wonderful animals in the UCL Grant Museum, or invent a brand new animal in our family art day with our museum artist.


Tuesday 11 April 2017

Changing Expectations: reconsidering science careers

17:30  — 19:00

UCL and the Royal Society are holding a joint 'question time' event on science careers which will explore how people can transition in and out of academia and different sectors. The…


Saturday 22 April 2017

Explore Zoology

13:00  — 16:00

Ever wondered how heavy an elephant tusk is? How sharp a shark's tooth is? Or how many teeth a dolphin has? Bring along budding zoologists to be inspired by the natural world.


Wednesday 26 April 2017

Science Museum Late Event

18:30  — 22:00

This term MA Museum Studies students are in the process of creating an exhibition in cooperation with the Science Museum that shall be displayed at the Institute of Archaeology on the…


Tuesday 2 May 2017

Experimental by Design: Rethinking Political Solution and Dissolution in the Maya Lowlands

18:30  — 21:00

Institute of Archaeology Gordon Childe Lecture 2017. In its 80th anniversary year, the Institute of Archaeology Gordon Childe Lecture 2017 will be given by Patricia A. McAnany (University…


UCL Chamber Music Club Concert

17:30  — 18:30

The concert will celebrate composers who have worked in London at various times, and their collaborations with London-based musicians. Twentieth-century composers will be represented…

Sheet music

Wednesday 3 May 2017

Archaeology and Heritage: Clashes and Compatibilities

14:00  — 17:00

Institute of Archaeology Gordon Childe Seminar 2017. In its 80th anniversary year, the Institute of Archaeology Gordon Childe Seminar 2017 will be given by Patricia A. McAnany (University…


Thursday 4 May 2017

Difficult Dialogues: Health and Gender in India

16:30  — 19:00

Difficult Dialogues is an annual forum examining issues of contemporary relevance in South Asia. It fosters crucial interaction between a diverse array of stakeholders from academia,…


Monday 8 May 2017

UCL MA Museum Studies Exhibition: Sex and Symbolism

(until 27 Apr 18)

This May, visit the Institute of Archaeology for an exciting new exhibition on sex and symbolism! Organised by the MA Museum Studies students, this exhibition will use art, archaeology,…


Tuesday 9 May 2017

International symposium on ability grouping and inequity

12:30  — 16:00

‘Ability’ or attainment groupings are a common approach to segregating students in education systems. ‘Ability’ groupings can operate within-schools (e.g. streaming or setting), within-class…


Wednesday 10 May 2017

Book launch: 'The Crisis of Multiculturalism in Latin America'

17:30  — 19:00

David Lehmann (Cambridge; book's editor), Véronique Boyer (EHESS Paris) and Andrew Canessa (Essex) - This book presents a challenging view of the adoption and co-option of multiculturalism…


Thursday 18 May 2017

Ice cores and interglacials

17:00  — 19:00

The polar ice sheets hold one of Earth’s great sedimentary records. By drilling ice cores from Greenland and Antarctica, we can obtain ice that fell as snow, extending back so far…


Friday 19 May 2017

UCL Chamber Music Club Concert

13:10  — 13:55

A lunchtime concert featuring Pergolesi's Stabat Mater.

Sheet music

Saturday 20 May 2017

Slade BA/BFA Degree Show

(until 25 May 17)

The annual showcase of work by this year's graduating BA and BFA students from the Slade School of Fine Art. Saturday 20 - Sunday 21 May 2017 (10am - 5pm) Monday 22 - Thursday 25 May 2017 (10am - 8pm)


Monday 22 May 2017

STS Haldane Lecture - Sound studies and STS: the Moog synthesizer as a sound object - Professor Trevor Pinch

18:00  — 20:00

'Sound studies and STS: the Moog synthesizer as a sound object - Professor Trevor Pinch STS launched the Haldane Lectures in 2014 in honour of UCL Professor JBS Haldane, a polymath…


Thursday 25 May 2017

Urban Lab Films: Cities of Sleep

18:20  — 21:40

Urban Lab Films presents the UK premiere of award-winning 'Cities of Sleep' (2016), a documentary that takes us into the heady world of insurgent sleeper communities in Delhi, where…


Wednesday 31 May 2017

UCL Chamber Music Club Concert

17:30  — 18:30

The final concert of the season will celebrate the rich variety of music that Club members have studied through the year, including works for voice and for ensemble. Composers will…

Sheet music

Thursday 8 June 2017

Slade MA/MFA Degree Show

(until 18 Jun 17)

The annual showcase of work by this year's graduating MA/MFA and PhD students from the Slade School of Fine Art.


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