Events 

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from around the Centre and the wide-ranging projects our staff and students get involved with. More events throughout the School of Government and Society.

Forthcoming events:

Trouble in the Neighbourhood? The future of the EU's Eastern Partnership Birmingham Seminar

Date
Tuesday 17th February 2015
Location:
University of Birmingham
Description
This Birmingham seminar for the Trouble in the Neighbourhood? The future of the EU's Eastern Partnership project, in partnership with the European Commission Representation in the UK and the University of Birmingham, will take stock of recent developments in the EU's relationship with the countries in its eastern neighbourhood: Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Belarus and Ukraine.

Other activities in the school:

Public Service Academy Employability Event - Speed Networking

Date
Wednesday 28th January 2015
Location:
Noble Room, Staff House
Description
Are you interested in a career in public service? Meet representatives from public service providers including local and regional authorities, education and health services, private and voluntary sector providers.

Postgraduate Open Day - Wednesday 18 March 2015

Date
Wednesday 18th March 2015
Location:
Edgbaston Campus
Description
The next Postgraduate Open Day will be held on Wednesday 18 March 2015. You can now book your place. The postgraduate open day gives you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University of Birmingham. Whatever stage you are at with your career, a visit to the open day will clarify your options and help you plan your next step.

Undergraduate Open Day

Date
Friday 26th June 2015
Description
Our Undergraduate Open Days offer you the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our current undergraduates and teaching staff about living and learning at Birmingham. You will be able to tour the campus and accommodation, and speak to us about everything from our courses, finance, support services, careers, sports and much much more.

Undergraduate Open Day

Date
Saturday 27th June 2015
Description
Our Undergraduate Open Days offer you the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our current undergraduates and teaching staff about living and learning at Birmingham. You will be able to tour the campus and accommodation, and speak to us about everything from our courses, finance, support services, careers, sports and much much more.

Undergraduate Open Day

Date
Saturday 12th September 2015
Description
Our Undergraduate Open Days offer you the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our current undergraduates and teaching staff about living and learning at Birmingham. You will be able to tour the campus and accommodation, and speak to us about everything from our courses, finance, support services, careers, sports and much much more.

Undergraduate Open Day

Date
Saturday 17th October 2015
Description
Our Undergraduate Open Days offer you the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our current undergraduates and teaching staff about living and learning at Birmingham. You will be able to tour the campus and accommodation, and speak to us about everything from our courses, finance, support services, careers, sports and much much more.

Recent events:

2014

06-08 June - Annual CREES Conference, Cumberland Lodge

08 May – Joint Birmingham-Foreign and Commonwealth Office seminar on the Balance of Competences Review focusing on EU Enlargement

01 May – Motors of Change, Sources of Stability: Party Politics in Central and Eastern Europe

26 March – From Revolution to Annexation? Ukraine, Russia and the West

07 March – The Production of Migrants in Contemporary Capitalism 

12 February – Bribes that are Gifts? Theorising Informality from the Ground Up in Russia

04 February – Protest, Participation and the Patterns of Party Politics in Post-Communist Europe (joint event with ULB in Brussels)

30 January – Red Nations: the Nationalities Experience in and after the USSR

29 January – In a Cross-Fire of Integration: Russia, Europe and Political Crisis in Ukraine