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Do you remember the first time you saw Durham? A trip down memory lane for Durham alumni to mark the 150th anniversary of Durham Alumni Support.
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Remembering Nepal: a year on from the devastating earthquakes
Dr Tom Robinson, Research Fellow in the Department of Geography says population growth in earthquake zones is putting more lives at risk, and explores methods to reduce the losses and devastation caused when they hit.
Callous Brexit tweeters will lose the battle for hearts and minds
Professor Thom Brooks responds to the Brexit tweeters who used the Brussels attacks as an opportunity to score political points.
19 April - 22 May 2016.
Did you know that a man-eating dragon once visited Durham City? Or that the oldest play in Britain may have been written in the North East? Or that Lord Neville of Raby claimed the right to enter Durham cathedral once a year and make an offering of a recently killed stag on the altar in Durham Cathedral?
The North East region is rich in a history of now-forgotten folk traditions, performances, plays and rituals. Rediscover your past at this free exhibition.
In this lecture, Winther will summarise some of the central findings from her empirical research in Norway on how households respond to various measures that promote sustainable electricity consumption.
We are honoured that the guest speaker for this annual lecture will be Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC FASSA FAIIA. Professor Evans was a member of the Australian Parliament for 21 years and a Cabinet Minister in the Hawke and Keating Labor Governments for thirteen, including as Foreign Minister from 1988-96.
New postgraduate funding source
Working in partnership with an established credit union, Durham University is delighted to be able to offer UK postgraduate taught students of all ages the opportunity of applying for low cost ethical loans. Find out more about the Durham University NEFirst Postgraduate Loan Scheme.