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Upcoming events

14 Feb February

Draft Copy: Patrick Lundberg

Saturday, 14 February 2015 - Hocken Gallery, Hocken Library, 90 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin
An exhibition showcasing the work of the 2014 Frances Hodgkins Fellow.


Bioethics Seminar: Human Rights & Healthcare: Scepticism and The Dark Side

Monday, 30 March 2015 at 1:00pm - Bioethics Seminar Room, Level one, 71 Frederick Street (entry on Frederick Street) Dunedin
Jesse Wall suggests that if we are to take the normative force of rights seriously, then we ought to be sceptical as to the contribution that human rights can make to our evaluation of healthcare law.


Erudition Tango: Partnering in Multidisciplinary Research

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 at 12:00pm - Commerce Room 222
The world’s biggest problems and also the world’s biggest opportunities to solve these problems often require multiple perspectives, paradigms, methods and foundational knowledge, in short multidisciplinary research.


The changing face of gamete donation

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 at 1:00pm - Barnett Lecture Theatre, 1st floor, Dunedin Hospital
Otago Postgraduate Medical Society Medical Forum, presented by Adjunct Professor Ken Daniels, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Canterbury

16 Apr April

Pragmatic intervention trials in Public Health

Thursday, 16 April 2015 at 12:10pm - Room 033, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health seminar delivered by Dr Yannan Jiang, Department of Statistics, University of Auckland


Te Kura Roa: Minority Language and Dialect Conference

Thursday, 16 April 2015 at 4:00pm - Thursday: Te Tumu, University of Otago, Dunedin Campus. Friday & Saturday: St Margarets College, University of Otago, Dunedin Campus
The "Te Kura Roa – Minority Language & Dialect Conference" draws together a range of national and international speakers who have devoted their personal and academic lives to understanding the value of minority (regional) languages. This conference juxtaposes minority or regional languages to create a forum whereby minority languages and regional dialects can provide a 'worldview' of the experiences they undergo in a world where languages continue to be lost.

17 Apr April

Book Launch: Davinia Thornley - Cinema, Cross-Cultural Collaboration and Criticism

Friday, 17 April 2015 at 5:30pm
Dr Davinia Thornley has recently had a book published Cinema, Cross-Cultural Collaboration, and Criticism: Filming on an Uneven Field by Palgrave Macmillan. We will be celebrating this achievement with a book launch on 17th April 2015, at the Rialto Theatre function room between 5.30 and 7.30pm

18 Apr April

Picture/Poem: The Imagery of Cilla McQueen & Joanna Paul

Saturday, 18 April 2015 - Hocken Gallery, 1st Floor, Hocken Library, 90 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin
This Hocken exhibition draws parallels between the creative approaches of prolific poet Cilla McQueen and respected painter Joanna Paul.

25 Apr April


Saturday, 25 April 2015

28 Apr April

Medical Simulation Symposium

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 at 8:30am - Rolleston Lecture theatre and foyer, Ground Floor, University of Otago, Christchurch, 2 Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch
The University of Otago, Christchurch is hosting this Medical Simulation Symposium which will focus on the current status, challenges, and future directions of medical simulation for training and assessment.


Dunedin Tertiary Information Day 2015

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 at 9:00am
Information Day presentations, tours, and open homes at all the Residential Colleges will allow students and their families to get a taste of the way tertiary students live and work in Dunedin.


Te Ara Mua – Future Streets Project

Thursday, 21 May 2015 at 12:10pm - Room 033, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health seminar delivered by Dr Alexandra Macmillan

28 May May

Te Tumu & Māori Centre 25th anniversary

Thursday, 28 May 2015 at 9:00am - Te Tumu, the Māori Centre, Hutton Theatre and Toitū
Te Tumu and the Māori Centre are holding a number of events to celebrate.


Genius Engravers: Eric Gill and Robert Gibbings

Friday, 29 May 2015 - de Beer Gallery, Special Collections, 1st Floor Central Library, University of Otago
A Special Collections exhibition showcasing the work of these two British artists and engravers.

24 Jun June

Information evenings for students and parents - Christchurch

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 at 6:00pm - Addington Events Centre, Christchurch
Join the Vice-Chancellor, The Schools' Liaison team and Heads of the Residential Colleges as they provide all the essential information for students and parents.