Events

Medici 2023

Medici 2023

Dates
Wednesday 11 January (09:00) - Wednesday 29 March 2023 (17:00)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
musical-heritage-students
24Mar

Ceremony: Pop Comes to Campus

Dates
Thursday 24 March (09:00) - Friday 28 October 2022 (19:00)
Location
Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Researchers are ripping open the pages of the student newspapers, exploring the gig culture on campus, and curating a public exhibition featuring archive material in partnership with Birmingham Music Archive.
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1Apr

Traces of the Earth

Dates
Friday 1 April (10:00) - Wednesday 31 August 2022 (17:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Three visual artists Pauline Bailey, Joyce Treasure and Ola Brown have been involved in a collaborative artist residency to explore the Lapworth Museum's collection of fossils, rocks and minerals.
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4Apr

Creativity and Curiosity

Dates
Monday 4 April (00:00) - Wednesday 31 August 2022 (17:00)
Location
Alan Walters Building
Description
Explore an exhibition of unique artwork selected from the international art-science project, Creativity and Curiosity.
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6Apr

SURVIVAL ⇌ EXTINCTION

Dates
Wednesday 6 April (10:00) - Wednesday 31 August 2022 (17:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
An exhibition of drawings and watercolours inspired by the Lapworth Museum collections by Phillip Richardson.
Baskerville
14Jun

John Baskerville's Books

Dates
Tuesday 14 June (09:00) - Friday 16 September 2022 (18:00)
Location
Main Library Atrium
Description
Listing about a small exhibition in the Main Library Atrium of the Books produced by John Baskerville (1707-1775) from the Cadbury Research Library's collection on display until 16 September 2022.
Tilly the Trilobite - Copy
1Jul

Family Activities – Tilly The Trilobite's Hidden Word Trail

Dates
Friday 1 July 2022 (10:00) - Friday 30 June 2023 (10:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Can you find the letters hidden around the museum? Grab a trail sheet from the Reception desk and get hunting.
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1Jul

Family Activities – Borrow a Backpack Trail

Dates
Friday 1 July 2022 (10:00) - Monday 31 July 2023 (17:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
NEW! Fossil Detectives Backpack Trail. Visit the museum reception to borrow one of our new backpack trails on your visit to the Lapworth.
Shark Tooth (colour)
18Jul

Family Activities – Megalodon Tooth Hunt

Dates
Monday 18 July 2022 (10:00) - Wednesday 30 August 2023 (10:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Can you find the 10 megalodon teeth hidden around the museum? Grab a trail sheet from the Reception desk and get hunting.
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22Jul

Everything to Everybody: Your Shakespeare, Your Culture

Dates
Friday 22 July (11:00) - Saturday 5 November 2022 (17:00)
Location
Library of Birmingham, The Gallery
Description
This exhibition invites audiences to immerse themselves in the unique story of the People's Shakespeare Library.
Summer Powerpoint advertising - Ice Age Explorers
24Aug

Family Event - Ice Age Explorers

Dates
Wednesday 24 August 2022 (10:00-16:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Drop into the Lapworth Museum of Geology and discover all about the Ice Age through talks, crafts, colouring and story time.
Bonnylou
25Aug

Live at the Lapworth: The Bonnylou Band

Dates
Thursday 25 August 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! The Bonnylou Band will perform a polished and energetic set of jazz, rhythm and blues.
Red Agate
31Aug

Family Event - Amazing Agates

Dates
Wednesday 31 August 2022 (10:00-16:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Drop into the Lapworth Museum of Geology and discover all about Amazing Agates through talks, crafts, colouring and story time.
CollectionsLapworthMap3
10Sep

Heritage Open Days: Behind the scenes archive tour

Dates
Saturday 10 September (14:30) - Thursday 15 September 2022 (12:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
During Heritage Open Days and Birmingham Heritage Week, join us for a free behind the scenes tour with a focus on Charles Lapworth's archive collection.
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20Sep

Prospects for a Feminist Islam

Dates
Tuesday 20 September 2022 (17:00-18:30)
Location
Room G03 (Lecture Theatre 1) - Alan Walter Building
Description
Dr Fatema Amijee (University of British Columbia) gives the Islamic Philosophy of Religion Public Lecture, part of the Global Philosophy of Religion Public Lecture Series at the University of Birmingham
Careers and coffee ST3
21Sep

Careers and Coffee

Dates
Wednesday 21 September 2022 (18:00-20:00)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
This mentoring event is aimed at recent graduates
Life
29Sep

Live at the Lapworth: Life

Dates
Thursday 29 September 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! Sue Fear will be performing with her band `Life` songs from the 30s to the 50s of early blues, swing and a little jazz.
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1Oct

Black History Month 2022

Dates
Saturday 1 October (00:00) - Monday 31 October 2022 (23:59)
Description
October is Black History Month and the University will again be celebrating the culture and histories of black and minority ethnic communities with a comprehensive programme of events.
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5Oct

Midlands and Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century and Today

Dates
Wednesday 5 October 2022 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
A roundtable discussion on the place of the eighteenth-century Midlands in wider global and imperial histories, and how we explore and interpret those connections in our local heritage today.
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1Dec

Evil, Suffering, and Hope: Art and Poetry Exhibition

Dates
Thursday 1 December 2022 (09:00-17:00)
Location
TBC
Description
This exhibition event, organised by the Global Philosophy of Religion project, showcases an engagement between artwork, poetry, and philosophy.
Samantha-Jayne
15Dec

Live at the Lapworth: Samantha-Jayne

Dates
Thursday 15 December 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! Samantha-Jayne is one of the UK's most sought after events saxophonist as well as being a Smooth Jazz recording artist.
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11Jan

Medici 2023

Dates
Wednesday 11 January (09:00) - Wednesday 29 March 2023 (17:00)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
The Medici Enterprise Training Programme will give you the business skills, knowledge and confidence you need to engage
musical-heritage-students
24Mar

Ceremony: Pop Comes to Campus

Dates
Thursday 24 March (09:00) - Friday 28 October 2022 (19:00)
Location
Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Researchers are ripping open the pages of the student newspapers, exploring the gig culture on campus, and curating a public exhibition featuring archive material in partnership with Birmingham Music Archive.
Bonnylou
25Aug

Live at the Lapworth: The Bonnylou Band

Dates
Thursday 25 August 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! The Bonnylou Band will perform a polished and energetic set of jazz, rhythm and blues.
Life
29Sep

Live at the Lapworth: Life

Dates
Thursday 29 September 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! Sue Fear will be performing with her band `Life` songs from the 30s to the 50s of early blues, swing and a little jazz.
21576 BHM THE AFTERMATH – ecard header – ST1
1Oct

Black History Month 2022

Dates
Saturday 1 October (00:00) - Monday 31 October 2022 (23:59)
Description
October is Black History Month and the University will again be celebrating the culture and histories of black and minority ethnic communities with a comprehensive programme of events.
Samantha-Jayne
15Dec

Live at the Lapworth: Samantha-Jayne

Dates
Thursday 15 December 2022 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
The Lapworth is extremely excited to announce our new series of live music events in the Museum! Samantha-Jayne is one of the UK's most sought after events saxophonist as well as being a Smooth Jazz recording artist.
Summer Powerpoint advertising - Ice Age Explorers
24Aug

Family Event - Ice Age Explorers

Dates
Wednesday 24 August 2022 (10:00-16:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Drop into the Lapworth Museum of Geology and discover all about the Ice Age through talks, crafts, colouring and story time.
Red Agate
31Aug

Family Event - Amazing Agates

Dates
Wednesday 31 August 2022 (10:00-16:30)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Drop into the Lapworth Museum of Geology and discover all about Amazing Agates through talks, crafts, colouring and story time.
Careers and coffee ST3
21Sep

Careers and Coffee

Dates
Wednesday 21 September 2022 (18:00-20:00)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
This mentoring event is aimed at recent graduates
21576 BHM THE AFTERMATH – ecard header – ST1
1Oct

Black History Month 2022

Dates
Saturday 1 October (00:00) - Monday 31 October 2022 (23:59)
Description
October is Black History Month and the University will again be celebrating the culture and histories of black and minority ethnic communities with a comprehensive programme of events.
Johannes_Eckstein_-_John_Freeth_and_his_Circle-315
5Oct

Midlands and Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century and Today

Dates
Wednesday 5 October 2022 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
A roundtable discussion on the place of the eighteenth-century Midlands in wider global and imperial histories, and how we explore and interpret those connections in our local heritage today.
musical-heritage-students
24Mar

Ceremony: Pop Comes to Campus

Dates
Thursday 24 March (09:00) - Friday 28 October 2022 (19:00)
Location
Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Researchers are ripping open the pages of the student newspapers, exploring the gig culture on campus, and curating a public exhibition featuring archive material in partnership with Birmingham Music Archive.
creativity-and-curiosity-min
4Apr

Creativity and Curiosity

Dates
Monday 4 April (00:00) - Wednesday 31 August 2022 (17:00)
Location
Alan Walters Building
Description
Explore an exhibition of unique artwork selected from the international art-science project, Creativity and Curiosity.
E2E-LoB-Lead-Image-700px
22Jul

Everything to Everybody: Your Shakespeare, Your Culture

Dates
Friday 22 July (11:00) - Saturday 5 November 2022 (17:00)
Location
Library of Birmingham, The Gallery
Description
This exhibition invites audiences to immerse themselves in the unique story of the People's Shakespeare Library.
Johannes_Eckstein_-_John_Freeth_and_his_Circle-315
5Oct

Midlands and Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century and Today

Dates
Wednesday 5 October 2022 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
A roundtable discussion on the place of the eighteenth-century Midlands in wider global and imperial histories, and how we explore and interpret those connections in our local heritage today.
Johannes_Eckstein_-_John_Freeth_and_his_Circle-315
5Oct

Midlands and Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century and Today

Dates
Wednesday 5 October 2022 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
A roundtable discussion on the place of the eighteenth-century Midlands in wider global and imperial histories, and how we explore and interpret those connections in our local heritage today.
Medici Logo-Cropped-300x300
11Jan

Medici 2023

Dates
Wednesday 11 January (09:00) - Wednesday 29 March 2023 (17:00)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
The Medici Enterprise Training Programme will give you the business skills, knowledge and confidence you need to engage