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Friday 1 September 2017

Bobby and Stillman Exhibition

(until 22 Sep 17)

Digital recordings are data, as well as pictures & sounds… UCL Science Library is screening immersive art; the tides in central London as subject matter for a series of films playing…


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…


Material Museum Presents: Blue From Iron

10:00  — 17:00

An exhibition of materials relating to making blue pigment from iron, by Professor David Dobson, Slade Scientist in Residence. Established in 2012 at the Slade School of Fine Art,…


UCL MA Museum Studies Exhibition: Sex and Symbolism

(until 27 Apr 18)

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, and modern…


Wednesday 6 September 2017

If you run on your own you run fast, but if you run with a team you run far

18:30  — 21:00

UCL Institute of Education are delighted to be hosting the Teacher of the Year lecture with the Varkey Foundation. Maggie MacDonnell's lecture promises to be an exciting event for all…


The Head of Flinders Petrie?

13:15  — 13:45

Find out more about the so-called head of Flinders Petrie that is stored in a jar in the Royal College of Surgeons. Elizabeth Jones (UCL STS) explains why it is there and the questions to science that it poses.


Tuesday 12 September 2017

In conversation with ...Emily Rubin

18:00  — 19:15

We are delighted to host Emily Rubin, Director of the Educational Outreach Programme at the Marcus Autism Centre, one of the largest Autism Centres in the U.S., and an academic affiliate…


Wednesday 13 September 2017

Janaina Mourao-Miranda Inaugural Lecture

17:00  — 19:30

Mental Health through the lens of machine learning applied to neuroimaging. In this talk, I will present some pioneering examples of how machine learning has been applied to improve…


Thursday 14 September 2017

Edge: Gateway

13:00  — 21:00

Artist Jeremy Deller is keynote speaker at this event exploring situated practice, contemporary art, architecture and urbanism. The first event in a three-part series collaboration…


Powering up Research – The MMM Hub: Accelerating Materials and Molecular Modelling

13:00  — 17:00

The launch of this Tier 2 supercomputer on the 14 September has been designed to raise awareness amongst the entire UK Materials and Molecular Modelling community of the accessibility…

Saturday 16 September 2017

Creature Creations

13:30  — 16:30

Create works of art inspired by some of the weird and wonderful animals that call the Grant Museum home or invent your very own brand new animal, give it a name and add it to our collection…


The UCL Hydrogen Festival and Pop-Up Eco Cinema

12:00  — 21:00

The UCL Hydrogen Festival is a day of sustainable fun for all ages, hosted in UCL's main quad and revolving around hydrogen energy and renewables in general. The day will consist of…


Monday 18 September 2017

UCL Centre for Doctoral Training in Data Intensive Science Launch

The Centre's ambition is to train the next generation of leaders in data science and become a platform that fosters collaboration across all DIS disciplines, to accellerate the development…

Wednesday 20 September 2017

Petrie Film Club presents: Letters from Baghdad

18:00  — 20:30

Amara Thornton (UCL Archaeology) introduces the documentary Letters from Baghdad, starring Tilda Swinton as the voice of Gertrude Bell as part of the Different Perspectives: Archaeology…


Thursday 21 September 2017

The Museum of Ordinary Animals

(until 16 Dec 17)

This exhibition tells stories of the boring beasts that have changed the world. Mundane creatures like dogs, cats, cows, chickens and mice often get overlooked in displays for dinosaurs,…


Tuesday 26 September 2017

2017 CRAE Annual Lecture and Farewell to Professor Liz Pellicano

18:30  — 19:30

Can non-autistic scientists ever really understand what autistic people and their families need from their research? That’s a question that activists and community groups have been…


The Bartlett B-Pro Show 2017

(until 7 Oct 17)

The Bartlett B-Pro Show is our annual celebration and exhibition of our B-Pro students’ work, held for the first time in our new home, 22 Gordon Street, and open to the public. The…


The composition has been reversed

(until 15 Dec 17)

Annual UCL Art Museum/Slade collaboration. View new work by Slade artists Sonya Derviz, Cyrus Hung, Eloise Lawson, Amanda Rice and Grace Richardson inspired by UCL Art Museum's collection.


What does it mean to be human?

(until 28 Feb 18)

For several decades, the preserved heads of Jeremy Bentham and Flinders Petrie – two intellectuals related to UCL – have been hidden from view. Following on from a project to extract…


Wednesday 27 September 2017

"The Virtual Human" IMAX film at the Science Museum

19:00  — 20:30

Prof Peter V. Coveney as head of the Centre for Computational Science within the Chemistry Department of UCL, is coordinating a European Centre of Excellence in Computational Biomedicine…


Saturday 30 September 2017

Slade Interim Show

10:00  — 17:00

An exhibition of artwork by current Slade MA and MFA students, working towards the Slade Degree Show in Summer 2018.


Tuesday 3 October 2017

TCRU Seminar: Addressing the hour glass ceiling: Recent research on time, health and gender equity

13:00  — 14:00

Although everyone has 24 hours each day, how many hours people commit to the market, to care, to rest, to leisure and to health, along with how fast they do things, is neither fixed…

TCRU Seminar 90 x 90

Wednesday 4 October 2017

'Arguing around Toussaint': The Black Jacobin in an Age of Revolutions

17:30  — 19:00

Reflecting on the recent experience of writing (with Christian Høgsbjerg) a biography of Toussaint Louverture, I draw in the talk on Edouard Glissant’s claim – in his Caribbean Discourse…


IMN Seminar Series: 'Neural Plasticity: Opening the black box, and taking the box outside the lab' - Stuart Baker

13:30  — 14:30

Speaker: Professor Stuart Baker, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University Title: Neural Plasticity: Opening the black box, and taking the box outside the lab’ Host: Tamar Makin All welcome!


Inspiring Women in Ophthalmology & Young Clinician Scientist Lectures

15:00  — 17:00

As part of its commitment to the ATHENA SWAN charter recognizing equality and diversity the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology's Equality Challenge Committee is proud to announce the Inspiring…


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