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Upcoming events


How ISIS will end

Friday, 24 March 2017 at 12:00pm - St David Seminar Room 2
A seminar from Professor Mark Juergensmeyer looking at the likely outcome of the erosion of ISIS


Disentangling Race: Re-narrating apartheid sport?

Friday, 24 March 2017 at 4:00pm - Richardson 6N4
This presentation involves a search for interracial entanglements in South African sporrt and considers how these experiences may be narrated.


Give way to the right: Right frontal asymmetry as a neurological marker of regulatory control

Monday, 27 March 2017 at 12:00pm - William James Seminar Room 103, William James Building, 275 Leith Walk, Otago Campus
Philip Gable is an Associate Professor at the University of Alabama in the United States. He received his PhD in 2010 from Texas A&M University where he studied motivational neuroscience. Broadly, his work investigates the role of motivation in emotional, cognitive, and neurophysiological processes and has been cited over three thousand times.


Exchange Week

Monday, 27 March 2017 at 12:00pm - Archway West Building, International Office, 2nd floor, Room 103
Complete part of your Otago degree overseas, paying only Otago tuition fees! 


No place to hide: climate change and urgency

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 at 5:30pm - Castle 2 Lecture Theatre
Emeritus Professor Jim Flynn discusses the urgency of climate change and climate engineering in his upcoming public lecture titled, No place to hide: climate change and urgency.


Bioethics Seminar: Doctors in Denial

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 2:00pm - 71 Frederick Street, Hunter Centre Annex Room G10, corner of Frederick Street & Great King Street, (access from carpark ).

Ronald W Jones, author of "Doctors in Denial: the forgotten women in the 'Unfortunate Experiment," discusses his time at National Women's Hospital and his role in helping to expose the truth about Herbert Green’s cervical cancer study.


A Jews' Eye View of the Reformation

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 5:15pm - Archway 2 Lecture Theatre
Professor Stephen Barnett, University of Nebraska, Lincoln

30 Mar March

Seminar - MEd Candidates Kate McAnelly and Sarah Robertson

Thursday, 30 March 2017 at 12:00pm -  ERG04, Education and Resource Centre, 157 Union Street East, UOCE
Kate McAnelly (MEd candidate) presents: Achieving citizenship for all: How can a kindergarten community of practice support the active participation of a disabled child and their family? and Sarah Robertson (MEd candidate) presents: Mums but not just Mums; Re-presenting Youth, Maturity and Motherhood on Facebook.


Security, Race, Biopower: Talks on Technology and Corporeality

Thursday, 30 March 2017 at 1:00pm - St David Seminar Room 5, University of Otago
This seminar features three speakers on their research contributions to the edited collection, Security, Race, Biopower: Essays on Technology and Corporeality (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).