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Easter Parade - Big Band Charity Concert

2nd Apr 2017 3:00pm

The University of Greenwich Big Band Concert this year is in aid of the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and will be held at the Avery Hill Mansion Site.

The theme for the concert is 'The Easter Parade - Irving Berlin and Cole Porter - Music Made in America'. 

Admission is free but by ticket only.  Tickets will be issued on a first come, first served basis and can be reserved by emailing bigband@gre.ac.uk

Click here for further information about the concert or contact Dr. Fred Parrett on 020 8460 2116.

Admission is free but there will be a collection on the day for the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice. 

Norbert Singer Lecture Theatre, University of Greenwich, Mansion Site, Avery Hill Campus, SE9 2PQ.


Miscarriages of Justice Symposium

5th Apr 2017 3:00pm

The Innocence Project London - a pro bono scheme with the purpose of conducting thorough investigations into alleged wrongful convictions - will be presenting their work to their peers and members of the Law School and Law Forum, along with guest speakers from Amicus and JENGbA (Joint Enterprise: Not Guilty by Association). 

The Innocence Project London is based at the School of Law in the University of Greenwich and aspires to promote awareness and a greater understanding of miscarriages of justice.  You can book tickets here.

Venue - Queen Anne 080 

Human & ecosystem health: The case of Malaysia's mysterious malaria

19th Apr 2017 6:30pm

Presented by Dr Frances Hawkes, National Resources Institute

In this lecture, Dr Frances Hawkes tracks the emergence of a new species of malaria parasite that has jumped from monkeys to humans, via tiny forest-dwelling mosquitoes.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university's Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge. Read more

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk

GPERC lecture on Theories of Growth

26th Apr 2017 10:00am

All lectures are free and the schedule is as follows:

10:00-11:45 room QA038 - Professor Ozlem Onaran, University of Greenwich: Post-Keynesian/Kaleckian demand-led growth models: the effect of distribution on growth. Information and lecture notes.

12:00-13:45 room QA038. Professor Mehmet Ugur: University of Greenwich: Institutionalist/Schumpeterian growth theories, details.

14:30-16:15 room QA038. Dr Giovanni Cozzi, University of Greenwich: A feminist economics approach to economic recovery in Europe, details.

The Sporton Professorial Inaugural Lecture

26th Apr 2017 6:00pm-9:00pm

The Creative Professions and Digital Arts Department invites you to join us for Professor Gregory Sporton's Inaugural Lecture which will be followed by a performance of Double Take. The lecture is free but please register for catering purposes 

Venue - Crit Pit, Stockwell Street


28th Apr 2017 9:30am-5:30pm

Dr's Carlos Moreno Leguizamon and David Smith are holding an event to investigate Palliative and End of Life Care in BME Groups, looking at the reasons why uptake of palliative and end of life services are lower in BME groups. 

The event will be attended by members of the network that Dr Leguizamon and Dr Smith established Learning Alliance in Palliative and End of Life care (LAPCEL), community organisations and BME community members in the morning and by health service providers and professionals in the afternoon. 

Venue - Room 134, Pembroke House, Medway Camus (lunch is provided)

If you would like to attend please register with ellenor - education@ellenor.org phone:01474 320007