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No 6359

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Vol cxlv No 3

pp. 36–48

Events, courses, etc.

Announcement of lectures, seminars, etc.

The University offers a large number of lectures, seminars, and other events, many of which are free of charge, to members of the University and others who are interested. Details can be found on Faculty and Departmental websites, and in the following resources.

The What’s On website ( carries details of exhibitions, music, theatre and film, courses, and workshops, and is searchable by category and date. Both an RSS feed and a subscription email service are available. ( is a fully searchable talks listing service, and talks can be subscribed to and details downloaded.

Brief details of upcoming events are given below.

Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Research seminars, on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. in Lecture Theatre 1; first lecture: Molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and therapeutic intervention, by Dr Gabi Kaminski, on 15 October 2014


Trevelyan Lectures 2014: The Black Death and the spread of Europe: plagues, trades, and West Eurasian expansion, 1346–1800, by James Belich, University of Oxford; first lecture: Plague, globalization, and divergence, on 14 October 2014 at 5 p.m., in the Faculty of Law

Land Economy

Denman Lecture: The case for beauty, by Dame Fiona Reynolds, on 27 November 2014 at 6 p.m. in Riley Auditorium, Clare College, followed by drinks and canapé reception

Registration for tickets and further information: