Events are a large part of life here at the university and we believe that our entertainment, lectures and debates should be open for everyone to enjoy and join in with. We host a wide range of events though out the year so we are sure there is something for everyone. We hope to see you soon!
An audience with Tracy Borman Presenting Elizabeth’s Women: the hidden story of the Virgin Queen Thursday 31 May 2018 The Venue, Bishop Grosseteste University at 7.30pm This talk will explore the fascinating relationships that Elizabeth I had with the women who influenced her most. From her scandalous mother, Anne Boleyn, to her greatest rival, Mary Queen of Scots, and the ‘flouting wenches’ who served her at court, they show Elizabeth in a surprising new light. Tickets are £7.50 and areFind out more »
Re-thinking the emergence of the English, c.400-800AD Dr Susan Oosthuizen Robert Hardy Building Lecture Hall, Tuesday 5 June 2018 Wine reception from 5.30pm, Lecture from 6pm ‘Everybody knows’, so they say, that the origins of the English lie in the arrival of ‘the Anglo-Saxons’ in England between 400 and 600 AD. This lecture reconsiders that belief in three parts. First, it evaluates the strength of the evidence that underlies it; second, it explores long-term cultural continuities that link prehistoric BritainFind out more »
On Saturday 16 June 2018 Bishop Grosseteste University is holding a Social, Emotional and Mental Health Conference, with a variety of keynote speakers and workshops taking place throughout the day. This conference is open to everyone, but may be of particular interest to practitioners. For more details please see the poster. Please note the early bird rate offer ends on 27th April. Before that date the price is £220, after that date it is £250. For BGU students and alumniFind out more »
The Relational School: Human Scale School 3rd East Midlands Annual HSE Conference A rare opportunity to gain high quality CPD, with input from inspiring and innovative, internationally recognised researchers and practitioners. 9:30am to 4pm on Friday 22nd June, 2018 Hardy Building, Bishop Grosseteste University Cost: £10 per person Bring your own lunch, or purchase food on campus. This conference is designed for trainee teachers and others who have an active interest in contemporary education. Click the image to see more detailsFind out more »
The Monster Conference (29 June -1 July 2018) Confirmed Keynotes: Angela Wright (University of Sheffield), Damian Walford Davies (Cardiff University), Marc Hanheide (University of Lincoln) The Monster Conference is a three-day interdisciplinary conference, hosted by Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln, celebrating the afterlife and reception of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein in the year of the 200th anniversary of its publication. The continuing fascination with all things Monsters is partly due to the critical and popular reception of Shelley’s creature, termed aFind out more »
Come and join us at our Christmas Extravaganza on Sunday 2nd December between 10am and 2pm in the Robert Hardy Building at Bishop Grosseteste University! Receive a gift from Santa! Post your letters to Santa in the North Pole! Watch our fun Christmassy Puppet Shows! Be amazed by our Magic Show! Learn how to juggle and much more in our Circus Workshop! Get your face painted for free! Get colouring at our Christmassy Colouring Table! Plus Free Parking! Tickets areFind out more »