Events across the college

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from around the college and the wide-ranging projects our staff and students get involved with.

Birmingham Business School events

Distinguished Leaders Series: Mr Paul Mylrea

Distinguished Leaders Series: Mr Paul Mylrea
Date
22/10/2014
Location:
Room 108 University House
Description
Paul Mylrea is Director of Communications at the University of Cambridge, where he is responsible for managing the University's global reputation.
Categories:
Alumni, Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Does Marketing Have a Soul?

Date
23/10/2014
Location:
University House Birmingham Business School
Description
Marketing practice has been subject to critiques around developing consumerism, environmental damage and accusations that marketing practices have made us fatter, less happy with how we look and more impoverished.
Categories:
Social Sciences
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School of Education events

Education, ethnicity and gender: Biographies of Roma and Sinti women in Germany

Date
22/10/2014
Location:
Room 113 - Muirhead Tower
Description
This presentation from Julie Reimer of the University of Bamberg, Germany, is a report of an ongoing research project (in the context of a doctoral dissertation) that brings into focus that especially Roma and Sinti women are confronted with various levels of discrimination as they belong to a certain ethnicity and are female.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

From the Horses's Mouth?

Date
23/10/2014
Location:
School of Education
Description
This seminar will seek to examine the reports by Clarke, Kershaw and Ofsted and the dominant narratives surrounding and emerging from the 'Trojan Horse' affair.
Categories:
Social Sciences
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School of Government and Society events

They Call It Myanmar: Lifting the Curtain - Film showing and discussion

They Call It Myanmar: Lifting the Curtain - Film showing and discussion
Date
10/11/2014
Location:
G15 - Muirhead Lecture Theatre, Muirhead Tower (R21 on Campus Map)
Description
Ms. Anna Roberts, Director of Burma Campaign UK. Dr Matthew Walton, Aung San Suu Kyi Senior Research Fellow in Modern Burmese Studies at University of Oxford.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Students

Scrutiny of Contracts and Arms-length Arrangements

Scrutiny of Contracts and Arms-length Arrangements
Date
11/11/2014
Location:
Edgbaston Campus, University of Birmingham
Description
This seminar is designed for both councillors and officers to identify the salient issues and learn of good practice from other authorities.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Teaching
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School of Social Policy events

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