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How Study Group works with Durham University

Study Group began collaborating with Durham University in 2016 and welcomed the first students to the International Study Centre in September 2017. They help students from around the world prepare for a wide range of degrees at Durham University.


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We could use old coal mines to decarbonise heat – here's how

miner's hands holding a lump of coal

Dr Charlotte Adams from Geography and Durham Energy Institute Executive Director Professor Jon Gluyas believe that the UK's abandoned deep mines could meet our future energy needs.

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After Mugabe, all eyes are on Museveni: how long can he cling to power?

Professor Justin Willis from the Department of History discusses issues around President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda with Professor Gabrielle Lynch (University of Warwick) and Professor Nic Cheeseman (University of Birmingham).

(27 Nov 2017) » More about After Mugabe, all eyes are on Museveni: how long can he cling to power?


Almost two million UK adults have experienced domestic abuse in the last year

Dr Hannah Bows from the School of Applied Social Sciences discusses the latest Office for National Statistics figures on domestic violence.

(27 Nov 2017) » More about Almost two million UK adults have experienced domestic abuse in the last year


Events

Hell, Heaven and Hope. A journey through life and the afterlife...

The exhibition follows the course of Dante’s imaginary journey through Hell, Purgatory and Heaven.  The story is told through artworks, manuscripts, memorabilia and other objects on loan from Livio Ambrogio, the world’s greatest Dante private collector, and other collections.

Walpole’s Diminuitions

Despite being an important figure in his own time, Horace Walpole suffered put-downs from later writers and thinkers. Why? Find out at this free public lecture from our series Horace Walpole and his Legacies. Join the conversation via #WalpoleLegacies.

Research Seminar: Interdisciplinary challenges to knowing and...

A seminar from Dr Damian Birney of the School of Psychology, Sydney University Everyone is welcome to attend and booking is not required.

From lectures, conferences and exhibitions, to concerts, plays and family activities, see our full programme of events on the What's On Guide.

University Strategy 2017-2027

Durham University has launched a new ten-year Strategy which will ensure it continues to deliver world-class research, education and wider student experience.