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Durham University

Research & business

Research lectures, seminars and events

The events listed in this area are research seminars, workshops and lectures hosted by Durham University departments and research institutes. If you are not a member of the University, but  wish to enquire about attending one of the events please contact the organiser or host department.


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Events for 1 May 2018

Research Seminar: Ethnic disproportionality in the identification of Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Needs: A national longitudinal cohort age 4-11

1:00pm to 2:00pm, ED134, Professor Steve Strand, fellow at St Cross College

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Research Seminar:Studies of discourse in undergraduate biology

1:00pm to 2:00pm, ED134, Dr Andy Cavagnetto, Visiting Fellow in the School of Education

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Dr Mark Calder: An Arab Idol & the Aramean Christ: Syriac peoplehood, nation & ecclesia in Palestine

11:30am, Seminar Room C (D/TH107), Dept. of Theology & Religion, Abbey House, DH1 3RS, Durham

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CBID Corporate Finance Workshop

12:30pm to 4:15pm, Durham University Business School, MHL 405, Francesco Vallascas and Dr Sarah Wang

Prof. Joel Kaminsky: ‘Is there no balm in Gilead?’ What the Hebrew Bible might contribute to contemporary discussions surrounding illness and death

4:00pm, Seminar Room C (D/TH107), Dept. of Theology & Religion, Abbey House, DH1 3RS, Durham

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HE Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi: Universities as Places of Encounter Between Faith and Culture: A public conversation with Bishop Paul Tighe (Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture)

6:15pm, Ushaw College

Bishop Dunn Memorial Lecture 2017-2018

6.15pm: Lecture in the Exhibition Hall
7.30pm: Drinks reception in the Refectory (optional)

Lecture only tickets:
£5 per person (concessions £2.50; Durham University staff and students free with assistance from Durham University Catholic Chaplaincy).

Drinks reception:
£5 per person (no concessions).

All are welcome. REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL. Registration deadline: 9am on Monday 23 April. Please click on "Additional Information" below to register.

Those needing help with transport can book it (free of charge) through the registration site as follows:
• Outward journey: 5.30pm Elvet Riverside, New Elvet, to Ushaw Colllege main entrance
• Return: Departing from Ushaw College main entrance at 8.15pm (after the drinks reception), returning to Elvet Riverside, New Elvet, with a stop on North Road on the way

This public lecture is part of the conference celebrating the 450th Anniversary of the Founding of the English College at Douai: 450 Years Pioneering Catholic Education: Past, Present, Future (30 April-1 May at Ushaw College). For more information, please see

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