Events

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!

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Bishop Grosseteste University

Upcoming Events

October 2017

Research Seminar – The Sacred Boundary of Roman Lincoln

October 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Antony Lee (Archaeology Curator at The Collection, Lincoln) Wednesday October 18. 1-2pm Seminar 4 (Hardy Building); Free Refreshments The pomerium was the sacred boundary which surrounded Rome and, we are told by some ancient authors, other cities founded across the Roman Empire. This research seminar will explore the creation and the physical and religious manifestations of the pomerium at Rome, and whether Roman Lincoln may also have been imbued with such a sacred boundary at its foundation. It will examine

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‘The Sacred Boundary of Roman Lincoln’ – School of Humanities Research Seminar

October 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Wed 18th October (1-2pm): Hardy Seminar Room 4 (Hardy Building) Antony Lee (The Collection, Lincoln): ‘The Sacred Boundary of Roman Lincoln’ For further information, please contact the convenor: Dr R C F von Friedeburg (Reader in History) robert.vonfriedeburg@bishopg.ac.uk

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November 2017

BISHOP GROSSETESTE UNIVERSITY ALL COURSES OPEN DAY- WEDNESDAY 15 NOVEMBER

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Free

One of the best ways to find out about BGU is to attend one of our Open Days. Come along and get your questions answered! Our Open Day is from 10am - 3pm and provides an opportunity for prospective students, together with their families and friends, to look around our campus and talk with staff and students. Our Open Days will give you the opportunity to find out more about our high quality undergraduate degree courses through meeting our academic

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‘The Social Networks and Information Environment of Nineteenth Century Agricultural Improvement’ – School of Humanities Research Seminar

November 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Wed 15th November (1-2pm): Hardy Seminar Room 1 (Hardy Building) Dr Shirley Brook (BGU) ‘The Social Networks and Information Environment of Nineteenth Century Agricultural Improvement’ There was great zeal for 'Improvement' in nineteenth-century farming circles. Progress was fuelled and facilitated by the proliferation of farming publications and increasing opportunities for social exchange afforded not only by membership of agricultural societies but also attendance at their shows. The influence of such media on both the farmers and the landowners, whose activities

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Becoming teachers: women’s college life from 1862 to 1918 – Being Human Festival 2017

November 18 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Bishop Grosseteste University’s staff and students invite the community to engage with the results of their research on the lives of women, who trained as teachers at our institution from the 1860s to the vote. Come and rediscover the lost voices of pioneering women through imaginative activities and interactive displays. Share this fascinating local heritage, and help to unfold our Victorian origins! Activities include an exhibition, BGU’s Victorian Origins: a women’s teacher training college for the Diocese of Lincoln, which

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BISHOP GROSSETESTE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION DEGREE & PROGRESSION ROUTE OPEN EVENING – THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER

November 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Free

If you are considering one of our Foundation Degrees or Progression routes, then come along to our open evening to find out more. It will give you the opportunity to find out more about our courses through meeting our academic staff and current students. Members of staff from our Student Support and Admissions teams will be on hand to answer your queries. More details will be sent nearer the event. If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact

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December 2017

Winter Wonderland Masquerade Ball

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - December 2 @ 12:00 am
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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7pm Friday 1st December In the stunning new extension to Constance Stewart Hall, at Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln LN1 3DY Enjoy an evening of glamour and sparkle in our Winter Wonderland. You can expect glitz from the moment you make an entrance down our red carpet and are greeted with prosecco and paparazzi. Your grand 3-course meal will be served and then you can dance the night away. If that isn't enough, you may be in with a chance of

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Bishop Grosseteste University Christmas Carol Service

December 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lincoln Cathedral, Minster YardLincoln LN2 1PX United Kingdom + Google Map

Tuesday 5 December 2017 2.00pm St Hugh’s Choir, Lincoln Cathedral Free admission, all welcome. More details will appear on this page in due course.

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‘Weaponizing Cinema: Visual Intelligence, the OSS Field Photographic Unit , and the Logistics of Perception in World War II’

December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Wed 13th December (1-2pm): Hardy Seminar Room 4 (Hardy Building) Dr Simon Willmetts (University of Hull): ‘Weaponizing Cinema: Visual Intelligence, the OSS Field Photographic Unit , and the Logistics of Perception in World War II’ For further information, please contact the convenor: Dr R C F von Friedeburg (Reader in History) robert.vonfriedeburg@bishopg.ac.uk

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February 2018

‘Magna Charta: Law, Liberty and Myth’ – School of Humanities Research Seminar

February 7, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Wed 7th February (1-2pm): Hardy Seminar Room 4 (Hardy Building) Dr Alexander Lock (British Library): ‘Magna Charta: Law, Liberty and Myth’ For further information, please contact the convenor: Dr R C F von Friedeburg (Reader in History) robert.vonfriedeburg@bishopg.ac.uk

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March 2018

Death and Photography on Stage: Bram Stoker, Theatrical Culture and the Visual Heritage of the Vampire – School of Humanities Research Seminar

March 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Wed 14th March (1-2 pm): Hardy Seminar Room 4 (Hardy Building) Dr Emily Ennis (University of Leeds): ‘Death and Photography on Stage: Bram Stoker, Theatrical Culture and the Visual Heritage of the Vampire' For further information, please contact the convenor: Dr R C F von Friedeburg (Reader in History) robert.vonfriedeburg@bishopg.ac.uk

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May 2018

The Difficult Dead: Postwar Encounters with the Nazi Corpse – School of Humanities Research Seminar

May 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Road
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3DY United Kingdom
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Wed 16th May (1-2pm): Hardy Seminar Room 4 (Hardy Building) Dr Caroline Sharples (University of Central Lancashire): ‘The Difficult Dead: Postwar Encounters with the Nazi Corpse’ For further information, please contact the convenor: Dr R C F von Friedeburg (Reader in History) robert.vonfriedeburg@bishopg.ac.uk

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