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Latest events

Terrific talks, exciting events, eye-popping art - there's something for everyone. All open to the public.

Upcoming events

AA2A Resident Artist Exhibition

Monday, 3 July 2017 at 9.00 AM

Four artists explore, extend, reposition and reconnect their practice.

MA Education Works!

Thursday, 6 July 2017 at 4.30 PM
Running until Thursday, 6 July 2017 at 7.00 PM

Join us for this year's symposium, themed around 'Contentious Issues in Education'.

#ScienceTALKS 2017: Dr Edward Hind on urbanisation of the marine environment

Friday, 7 July 2017 at 6.00 PM
Running until Friday, 7 July 2017 at 7.00 PM

Dr Edward Hind from the Sustainable Places Research Institute, Cardiff University will discuss in this public lecture the effects of urbanisation on the marine environment.

Early Years Teacher Team Conference 2017

Saturday, 8 July 2017 at 9.30 AM
Running until Saturday, 8 July 2017 at 4.00 PM

Delegates will experience a key note speech led by a sector expert, followed by 3 workshops designed to provide opportunities for sharing practice and gaining new and practical initiatives for practice.

Surface Details

Monday, 17 July 2017 at 10.00 AM
Running until Friday, 4 August 2017 at 3.00 PM

Contemporary glass artist, Stevie Davies, will be showcasing a new series of works which she has created in her studio at Banks Mill.

Research Showcase - Department of Health Care Practice

Thursday, 20 July 2017 at 9.00 AM

The Department of Health Care Practice are hosting a Research Showcase Event to showcase research activity across the department, from both staff and students.

Business in Combat: Eradicating Modern Slavery from Corporate Supply Chains

Friday, 21 July 2017 at 9.00 AM
Running until Friday, 21 July 2017 at 3.00 PM

An important event to help companies across the East Midlands to eradicate modern slavery from their supply chains.

#ScienceTALKS 2017: John Davy-Bowker on the UK's 'rare freshwater invertebrates'

Friday, 21 July 2017 at 6.00 PM
Running until Friday, 21 July 2017 at 7.00 PM

John Davy-Bowker will discuss the identification of UK 'rare freshwater invertebrates and the possibilities for captive breeding and reintroduction.

#ScienceTALKS 2017: Dr Michael Sweet on Identifying and characterising coral reef 'oases'

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 at 6.00 PM
Running until Tuesday, 22 August 2017 at 7.00 PM

Dr Michael Sweet will discuss the implications of our findings for coral reef futures.

Health and Social Care Perspectives of Refuge and Migration in Europe

Monday, 23 October 2017 at 9.00 AM
Running until Friday, 27 October 2017 at 12.00 AM

Explore issues of migration and refuge that are relevant to existing social and political situations within Europe.

What's still currently running

Market Sensing - in association with the British Academy of Management and the Chartered Institute of Marketing

Running until: Wednesday, 28 June 2017 at 8.00 PM

Learn how to gain a more in-depth understanding of customers through innovative, alternative approaches to market research.

Silver Darling - the musical

Running until: Saturday, 1 July 2017 at 11.59 PM

A tale of a poor fishing community on the Yorkshire Coast in the years just before World War Two. Britain is still trying to recover from a huge depression, time are hard for everyone. Finding it hard to make ends meet, the villagers struggle to keep their business afloat. No fish no money!

Data Crayon - Exhibition by Alice Adams

An exhibition showcasing a series of new paintings and digital artworks by Alice Adams

Community, Identity and Commemoration: Britain and the First World War public conference

Join us at this public conference where the continuing reinterpretation of the battle will be discussed as we approach the 100th anniversary of the ‘Battle of Mud’.

Radicalism and Popular Protest in Britain 1790-1820

This academic conference coincides with a number of activities in Derbyshire and across the East Midlands to commemorate the two-hundredth anniversary of the Pentrich Uprising of June 1817.

Derby Book Festival 2017

Running until: Saturday, 17 June 2017 at 11.59 PM

The third Derby Book Festival returns in venues across the city with over 70 book related events and activities for all ages and interests. Funded by the University of Derby.

Le Livre Libre - an exhibition of artists' books and illustrative prints

Running until: Friday, 23 June 2017 at 5.00 PM

'Le livre libre' (The Free Book) is an original exhibition of artists' books and illustrative prints created by Green Door Printmaking Studio's Print Guild.