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No 6543

Wednesday 17 April 2019

Vol cxlix No 25

pp. 454–482

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 individual Faculty, Department, and institution websites, on the What’s On website (, and on ( A variety of training courses are also available to members of the University, information and booking for which can be found at

Brief details of upcoming events are given below.

Cambridge University Libraries

Science Past and Present Speaker Series: Unique humans and missing extraterrestrials: a strange connection?, by Professor Simon Conway Morris FRS, President of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, 30 April 2019, in the Milstein Seminar Rooms, University Library; admission free but booking required.

Cambridge ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership

Cambridge ESRC DTP Annual Lecture 2019: The havesand the have yachts’: socio-spatial struggles in London between the merely wealthyand the ‘super-rich’, by Professor Roger Burrows, Newcastle University, at 5.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 7 May 2019, in Room LG19, Faculty of Law, Sidgwick site.


2019 Sir Richard Stone Lecture: Firms and growth, by Professor Pete Klenow, Stanford University, at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 2 May 2019, in Lecture Room LG18, Faculty of Law, Sidgwick site.

Endellion String Quartet

40th Anniversary Season: a concert of music by Beethoven, Dvořák and Brahms, and featuring two student guest performers, at 7.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 24 April 2019 at the West Road Concert Hall.