Past events

19 November 2013

Glamorgan Lecture Series - What is to be Done About Health Inequalities?

17:30 - 19:30
Glamorgan Building

The Glamorgan Lecture Series is a collaborative seminar series which is designed to bring together academics, policy-makers, professionals and members of different communities of place and interest, with an emphasis on open discussion.

18 November 2013

Cardiff Creative Writers Visiting Writers Series: Damian Walford Davies

19:00 - 20:30
John Percival Building

Poet, writer and librettist Damian Walford Davies talks about his work.

12 November 2013

Wallace and the Birds of Paradise

18:00 - 20:00

Sir David Attenborough, whose work has spanned more than 60 years, inspired an audience of more than 1,000 people with his personal insights into some of the most mysterious, exquisite and colourful families of birds.

21 November 2012

Lessons from Leveson: The future of media regulation in the internet age

18:00 - 20:00

Lord David Puttnam, the award-winning film producer and commentator on public policy relating to education, the environment, and the creative and communications industries, delivered the Hadyn Ellis Distinguished Lecture on Wednesday 21 November 2012 in the Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre. Lord Puttnam’s Lecture  was enjoyed by more than 250 people. With his unique insights Lord […]

22 November 2011

Globalisation and the Crisis of the Individual

18:00 - 20:00

Baroness Helena Kennedy, an expert in human rights law, civil liberties and constitutional issues delivered a thought-provoking and impassioned speech examining the impact of globalisation on the values that underpin developed democracies and the ways social justice, human rights, law, politics and private life have been affected. Click here to watch the lecture. One of […]

15 June 2010

Living Dangerously: In the genre of Captain Scott

18:00 - 20:00
Julian Hodge Building

Explorer and author Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE delivered the Hadyn Ellis Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday 15 June 2010 at the Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre. This was also the first of a series of lectures organised by the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Captain Scott’s expedition to the Antarctic. Sir […]

16 November 2009

What it means to live in a low-carbon economy

18:00 - 20:00

Jonathon Porritt, Founder Director of Forum for the Future, delivered the second Hadyn Ellis Distinguished Lecture to a capacity audience on Monday 16 November 2009 at the Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre. During an engaging and lively lecture, Jonathon spoke about the need for people to take on a sense of personal responsibility if we are […]

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