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Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth visited the University of Birmingham to give a guest lecture.

General Election 2015: Edgbaston Constituency Candidates Hustings

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19 March 2015General Election 2015: Edgbaston Constituency Candidates Hustings

On Thursday 19 March the University will welcome Prospective Parliamentary Candidates for the Birmingham – Edgbaston constituency to campus. The event provides a great opportunity to hear from local candidates from across the political parties on local and national issues in the run up to the General Election. The incumbent, Gisela Stuart MP (Labour) will be joined on the panel of prospective candidates by Luke Evans (Conservative), Lee Dargue (Liberal Democrats), Phil Simpson (Green Party) and Graham Short (UKIP).read more

Forward 100: Birmingham at War
6 January-27 March 2015Forward 100: Birmingham at War
Gods and Heroes
23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes
Revolutionising Fashion
6 February-26 April 2015Revolutionising Fashion
Monday Lunchtime Series
9 February-23 March 2015Monday Lunchtime Series
Birmingham International Piano Festival 2015

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6-8 March 2015Birmingham International Piano Festival 2015

In its inaugural year, Birmingham International Piano Festival brings some of the world's finest pianists to the city of Birmingham over three days, and showcases the piano, not only as a solo instrument, but also its role in chamber music and jazz.read more

The Age of Choirs
21 March 2015The Age of Choirs
Philharmonic Orchestra
22 March 2015Philharmonic Orchestra
University Camerata
23 March 2015University Camerata
Laura Wright
24 March 2015Laura Wright
Imagining Mushrooms - Exhibition

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16-20 March 2015Imagining Mushrooms - Exhibition

Winterbourne artist in residence, Anne Parouty, invites photographer and forager Ming de Nasty, chemical engineer Dr Philip Cox, and composer and Professor of Composition Michael Zev Gordon to imagine and explore mushrooms from alternative perspectives. Presented as part of the University of Birmingham's Arts & Science Festival (16-22 March 2015), a week-long celebration of ideas, research and collaboration across campus.read more

Forward 100: Birmingham at War
6 January-27 March 2015Forward 100: Birmingham at War
Gods and Heroes
23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes
New Art West Midlands
13 February-17 May 2015New Art West Midlands
Holdsworth Presidential Address: Lord Hughes

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6 March 2015Holdsworth Presidential Address: Lord Hughes

Every year Birmingham Law School and the Holdsworth Club student law society invite a leading member of the judiciary to give the Holdsworth Presidential Address. This year The Right Hon Lord Hughes of Ombersley will speak on the topic of "Criminal Responsibility: when is a disordered mind a guilty mind?"read more