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Upcoming Lecture events

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04 Oct October

The Luck of The Irish: Majella Cullinane on Irish emigrant women in New Zealand: fact and fiction

Sunday, 4 October 2020 at 2:00pm - Toitū Otago Settlers Musuem, Dunedin
‘The Luck of the Irish: how the Irish helped shape New Zealand' series of public lectures marks the centenary of a momentous year in Irish history when the island was partitioned into two administration zones – Northern and Southern Ireland. In this session, Majella Cullinane presents on Irish emigrant women in New Zealand: fact and fiction.

05 Oct October

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor Christine Jasoni

Monday, 5 October 2020 at 5:30pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre, Union St East, Dunedin
Professor Christine Jasoni delivers her Inaugural Professorial Lecture (IPL) titled: Every little thing she does is magic: How our mother’s health affects our own

07 Oct October

The evolution of truffle-like fungi

Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 6:00pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre
290 Leith Walk
North Dunedin

Join us and listen to Associate Professor David Olovich showcase the tremendous diversity of truffle-like fungi in New Zealand.

08 Oct October

Meaningful research, meaningful lives

Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 5:30pm - Nordmeyer Theatre, Level D
University of Otago, Wellington, 23A Mein Street, Newtown

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor William Levack

11 Oct October

The Luck of The Irish: Dame Fiona Kidman on Albert Black known as the ‘jukebox killer’

Sunday, 11 October 2020 at 2:00pm - Toitū Otago Settlers Musuem, Dunedin
‘The Luck of the Irish: how the Irish helped shape New Zealand' series of public lectures marks the centenary of a momentous year in Irish history when the island was partitioned into two administration zones – Northern and Southern Ireland. In this session, Dame Fiona Kidman presents on Albert Black, known as the ‘jukebox killer’.

27 Oct October

Are we losing the “social licence to farm”?

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 at 5:30am - Ombrellos Kitchen and Bar
10 Clarendon Street
Dunedin

This month Professor Hugh Campbell will be reviewing some of the key reasons why we’ve started to lose the “social licence to farm” and how this is shaping the future of farming in New Zealand.

24 Nov November

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor Gillian Abel

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 at 5:30pm - University of Otago Christchurch
Rolleston Lecture Theatre
2 Riccarton Road
Christchurch

Inaugural Professiorial Lecture for Professor Gillian Abel, Department of Population Health: A research journey in sex work