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06 May May

Freefall

Saturday, 6 May 2017 at 10:00am - Hocken Library
90 Anzac Avenue

Important works from Hocken's pictorial collections and gems from their archives, books, ephemera, maps and music along with works from Special Collections and Dunedin Public Art Gallery.

 

DanceWorks 2017

Thursday, 25 May 2017 at 1:00pm - Allen Hall Theatre
DanceWork2017 short group choreographies by students

 

Research Seminar | The Trunk-Maker in the Upper Gallery

Thursday, 25 May 2017 at 1:00pm - A3N7 - Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Arts Building
In the November 29 1711 edition of The Spectator, Joseph Addison imagines an unusual theatre-goer: a manual labourer who is also an expert critic....

26 May May

Biochemistry Journal Club

Friday, 26 May 2017 at 12:00pm - Biochemistry Seminar Room 231
Weekly Journal Club in which one staff member and one postgraduate student present recent articles from the literature.

 

Seminar | Our deadly nitrogen addiction

Friday, 26 May 2017 at 12:30pm - University of Otago, Wellington | 23a Mein Street, Newtown | Level D
A public health lunchtime seminar from the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Dr. Mike Joy, Massey University, Palmerston North

 

DanceWorks 2017

Friday, 26 May 2017 at 1:00pm - Allen Hall Theatre
DanceWorks2017 - short group choreographies by students

29 May May

Gone with the Wind: International Migration

Monday, 29 May 2017 at 12:00pm - Burns 7
Join Dr Dennis Wesselbaum of the Centre for Global Migrations as he examines the driving forces of international migration which show climate change is a more important driver than income and political freedom.

 

Bioethics Seminar - When shared decision making breaks down: A proposed checklist for reviewing parental refusals of treatment

Monday, 29 May 2017 at 1:00pm - Bioethics Seminar Room, Level one, 71 Frederick Street (entry on Frederick Street), Dunedin. Also video linked UOW and UOC.

The ethics of over-riding parental decisions for their child continues to challenge clinical and legal professionals throughout the world.  Janine Winters explores a proposed checklist  intended to prompt advisors, mediators and arbiters of disputes.

31 May May

Deep South Challenge Seminar Series - Prof Pat Langhorne

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 at 12:00pm -

Virtual Location:

  • To Participate via ZOOM, ensure you have registered beforehand.

Physical locations:

  • NIWA Wellington: Conference Room (contact lucy.jacob@niwa.co.nz)
  • University of Otago: Conference Room 312, Department of Physics, Science III (contact kate.turner@vuw.ac.nz)
  • University of Canterbury: Room 411, Law Building (contact adrian.mcdonald@canterbury.ac.nz)


The importance of processes on the margins of the Antarctic sea ice cover

 

Seminar | Wages, wellbeing & location

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 at 12:00pm - Adam Auditorium, ground floor, City Gallery, Civic Square, 101 Wakefield St, Wellington

A talk hosted by New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities. Presented by Arthur Grimes and Philip S Morrison

 

Luther, The Bible and science

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 at 5:15pm - Archway 2 Lecture Theatre
COMMEMORATING THE REFORMATION 2017
Associate Professor John Stenhouse, Department of History and Art History, University of Otago

01 Jun June

Voyager XIX - Lunchtime Theatre

Thursday, 1 June 2017 at 1:00pm - Allen Hall Theatre
Voyager XIX presented by the THEA152 Theatre Technology class

 

OERC Seminar: Tidal Energy - Present and Future

Thursday, 1 June 2017 at 4:00pm - Seminar Room, Centre for Sustainability, 563 Castle St, Dunedin.
OERC Seminar: Malcolm Smeaton, presents "Tidal Energy: Present and Future"Physics, Ocean Physics, University of Otago.

 

SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn National Shakespeare Festival

Friday, 2 June 2017 at 10:00am - Secondary School Performances at the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington

SGCNZ YSC, Competition Prize-Giving & Award Ceremony at the Opera House, Wellington

46 scintillating Shakespeare scenes selected from SGCNZ's Regional UOSWF nationwide, plus Emerging & SGCNZ YSC Showcases featured in venues in Wellington.

 

Voyager XIX - Lunchtime Theatre

Friday, 2 June 2017 at 1:00pm - Allen Hall Theatre
Voyager XIX -= Presented by the THEA152 Theatre Technollgy class...

 

Homemade Jam

Friday, 2 June 2017 at 6:45pm - ReFuel
A night of original music from the MUSI346 Contemporary Performance Students

 

Shakespeare on Toast

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 at 2:00pm - University of Otago College of Education Auditorium, Union Street East, Dunedin
A presentation by Ben Crystal (actor, author, producer and educator) aimed at secondary school students to provide “a taste of the Bard”, taking them back to Shakespeare’s time, his theatre and his accent.

 

The imaginative brain

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 at 5:30pm - Dunedin Public Art Gallery
A free public seminar by Professor Donna Rose Addis, University of Auckland.

 

Shakespeare - Original Pronunciation

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 at 5:30pm - University of Otago College of Education Auditorium, Union Street East, Dunedin
What did Shakespeare’s accent - and that of his actors and audience – sound like and what can we learn from hearing and speaking it? Ben Crystal (actor, author, producer and educator) will explore this fascinating topic.

14 Jun June

Phys Ed Class of 1967 reunion

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 at 12:00pm - Dunedin. Venue TBC.
School of Physical Education reunion in June 2017

19 Jun June

The Performance and Performativity of Violence

Monday, 19 June 2017 at 10:00am - University of Otago, Dunedin
Keynotes: Prof. Bruce Johnson (University of Technology Sydney, University of Glasgow and University of Turku) and Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick (University of Ulster).

 

College of Education Dunedin Information Evening

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 at 7:00pm - College of Education Auditorium, 145 Union Street East, Dunedin
Interested in studying at the College of Education in 2018? Come along to our information evening to find out more about our range of programmes.