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Upcoming events

11 Mar March

Fashion Rules OK: Special Collections Exhibition

Friday, 11 March 2016 - de Beer Gallery, Special Collections, 1st Floor, Central Library, Information Services Building, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
This exhibition is timed to coincide with iD Dunedin Fashion Week. It showcases a diverse collection of books, magazines and objects covering fashion style, etiquette, marketing, theory and costume. 

27 May May

Public Health lunchtime seminar

Friday, 27 May 2016 at 12:30pm - University of Otago, Wellington | 23a Mein Street, Newtown | Level D
Settlement Experiences of Kiribati Migrants Living in New Zealand - a Department of Public Health seminar by Dr Mary Anne Thompson. Note also available by webinar.


"Samizdat Iterations" by Assoc Prof Jacob Edmond

Friday, 27 May 2016 at 4:00pm - Burns 4 Lecture Theatre, Arts Building
In the Soviet Union, samizdat - a Russian neolgism meaning "self publishing" - was a response to the restricted access to formal means of publishing and to technologies of reproduction. Assoc Prof Jacob Edmond argues that samizdat produced an "iterative turn" in Russian art and literature.

30 May May

Bioethics Seminar: Animal consciousness and animal ethics

Monday, 30 May 2016 at 1:00pm - Bioethics Seminar Room,  Level one, 71 Frederick Street (entry on Frederick Street) Dunedin.  Also video linked: To secure the booking for this seminar video link in Christchurch and Wellington, please register your name for attendance: Wellington School of Medicine Room D31 Contact: Videoconferencing University of Otago Wellington University of Otago Christchurch Room 7.11 Contact: Dean Pester:  Please note: if there is no registration (for northern campuses) by the Thursday prior to the advertised seminar, the booking for that campus venue will be cancelled. Dunedin attendees do not need to register.
Grant Gillett discusses reasons for differential treatment of animals.

02 Jun June

GoodYarn: Building mental health literacy in rural professionals

Thursday, 2 June 2016 at 12:10pm - Room 033, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Louise Thompson, Health Promotion Team Manager, WellSouth and Lindsay Wright, Southland Rural Support Trust Coordinator, GoodYarn Facilitator


Public Health lunchtime seminar

Friday, 3 June 2016 at 12:30pm - University of Otago, Wellington | 23a Mein Street, Newtown | Level D, Small Lecture Theatre
Panama Papers: Why tax havens affect us all. A seminar by Nicky Hager (Also available by webinar)

08 Jun June

Winter Lecture Series 2016

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - Parliament Theatrette, Wellington and University of Otago House, 385 Queen Street, Auckland
Winter Lecture Series 2016


Flavour Science: A three day workshop

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 at 9:00am - Department of Food Science, University of Otago, Dunedin campus.
This comprehensive workshop is a unique combination of daily lectures and hands on exercises designed to help scientists and technologists gain a better appreciation of “flavour”.


Performance of the Real: Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Symposium

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 at 9:00am
The event asks what it is about representations, mediations and performances of the ‘real’ that makes them so compelling in the contemporary moment.

09 Jun June

Revisiting Audiences: Reception, Identity, Technology

Thursday, 9 June 2016 at 8:30am - Department of Media, Film and Communication, University of Otago, New Zealand
Second MFCO Early Career-Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of Media, Film and Communication, University of Otago, New Zealand

16 Jun June

New Zealand Attitudes and Values Study: Recent Findings and Future Directions

Thursday, 16 June 2016 at 3:30pm - Moot Court, 10th floor, Richardson Building
An open symposium with NZAVS members that will consist of brief presentations that highlight the different research questions and methods of analyses that can be uniquely answered using complex multilevel and longitudinal national samples


MMus Recital II: Violin

Saturday, 18 June 2016 at 5:30pm - Marama Hall
Karla Norton, Violin - Master of Music Recital II