- UWE Flute Choir and Chamber Musicians
Date: 04 March 2015
Venue: St Stephen's Church (St Stephen's Avenue, Bristol, BS1 1EQ)
Come along and see the UWE Flute Choir and Chamber Musicians perform a variety of music in this lunch-time concert.
- Criminal Justice: Guest Speaker - Ben Gunn
Date: 04 March 2015
Venue: 2D07, Frenchay Campus
The Criminal Justice Unit welcomes you to this free event, where we are very pleased to have Ben Gunn: campaigner, writer and blogger for prisoners' rights.
- Bio-Sensing Technology - Solutions to World Health Problems from Anthrax to Zoonoses
Date: 11 March 2015
Venue: 1R026, R Block, Frenchay Campus
Join us at the lecture 'Bio-Sensing Technology - Solutions to World Health Problems from Anthrax to Zoonoses' presented by Professor Janice Kiely, Director of the Institute of Bio-Sensing Technology. This lecture is part of the Faculty of Environment and Technology Public Lecture Series.
- UWE Musical 2015: The Secret Garden
Date: 11 March - 14 March 2015
Venue: Redgrave Theatre - Percival Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3LE
The Secret Garden - UWE Musical 2015. Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Book and lyrics by Marsha Norman with music by Lucy Simon.
- The Bloodhound SSC Lecture 2015
Date: 12 March 2015
Venue: Bloodhound SSC Unit 3, Avonbridge Trading Estate, Atlantic Way, Avonmouth, Bristol BS11 9QD
The Bloodhound Lecture is an evening lecture and networking event with the opportunity to have a walk around the Bloodhound SSC at the Technical Centre, Avonmouth, Bristol.
Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer, will give a technology and engineering update on the project which will run in the UK this summer and then South Africa in the autumn of 2015.
- Professor Jonathan Barry - UWE Regional History Centre and MShed Seminar
Date: 19 March 2015
The story of Thomas Perks, a gunsmith's son from Mangotsfield, conjuring spirits in Kingswood in the early 1690s, was first told in a letter by Arthur Bedford, vicar of Temple in Bristol in 1704. This talk, while exploring what we know about Perks' himself, also considers the changing meanings of the story as it was reported over the next two centuries.
- Mindfulness and Leadership for Patient Care
Date: 19 March 2015
Venue: The Garden Room, Clifton Pavilion
This seminar will explore the links between mindfulness and transformative, compassionate health and care services, for staff and for service users.
The event will be participative and will include a range of speakers from academia, as well as leading practitioners of mindfulness in health and social care.
- UWE Chamber Musicians and Chamber Choir
Date: 21 March 2015
Venue: Horfield Baptist Church (279 Gloucester Road, BS7 8NY)
Come along and see UWE's Chamber Musicians and Chamber Choir perform a varied programme of music.
- UWE Saxophone Group and Chamber Musicians
Date: 25 March 2015
Venue: St Stephen's Church, Bristol (St Stephen's Avenue, Bristol, BS1 1EQ)
Come along and see UWE Saxophone Group and Chamber Musicians perform a variety of music including new pieces and foot-tapping traditional favourites.
- Professor Peter Fleming - UWE Regional History Centre and MShed Seminar Programme
Date: 16 April 2015
In November 1216 Magna Carta was reissued by the royal council meeting in Bristol, soon after the coronation in Gloucester of the infant Henry III, son and heir of King John. In this paper Peter Fleming puts this event in the context of the Bristol region's history in the century from the accession of King John's father, Henry II, in 1154, to the middle of the thirteenth century, during the reign of John's son, Henry III.
- UWE Singers and Symphony Orchestra
Date: 18 April 2015
Venue: Bristol Cathedral, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TJ
Come along and see UWE Singers, Symphony Orchestra and Soloists perform Haydn - 'Nelson Mass' and Brahms - 'Symphony No. 2' in D major, Op. 73, in their Spring Concert in Bristol Cathedral.
- Panel Discussion on Human Rights, Statelessness, Citizenship and Nationality
Date: 22 April 2015
Venue: 2B065, Frenchay Campus
Join us for a 'Panel Discussion on Human Rights, Statelessness, Citizenship and Nationality' on Wednesday 22 April with speakers Dr Rick Ball (Law, FBL, UWE), Phil Cole (HSS, HAS, UWE), Christian Dadomo (Law, FBL, UWE) and Dr Simon Thompson (HSS, HAS, UWE).
- UWE Showstoppers and Singers
Date: 14 May 2015
Venue: UWE Glenside Campus - Room 1H16
Come along to 'UWE Showstoppers and Singers', with special guest appearance by UWE Barbershop.
An exciting programme of songs from Broadway to the West End, including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Book of Mormon, Into the Woods, The Mikado, Edges and many more!
- Alex Craven - UWE Regional History Centre and MShed Seminar
Date: 21 May 2015
Following a failed Royalist uprising against the rule of Oliver Cromwell in 1655, the Lord Protector imposed a system of military government across England and Wales. This paper will explore South-West 'suspected persons', and examine what it meant to be included amongst their number.
- Professor Steve Poole - UWE Regional History Centre and MShed Seminar
Date: 18 June 2015
William Hogarth's portrayal of eighteenth century London life has heavily influenced the ways in which we imagine the urban scene in Georgian England.