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The Cottingley Fairies: A Study in Deception

Event date
Tuesday 8th of June 2021 - Thursday 17th of November 2022 (Every day)
Categories
Exhibitions

Just over one hundred years ago Sir Arthur Conan Doyle published the Cottingley fairies photographs in “The Strand Magazine”.

A black and white image of a young person with fairies dancing around them

The Expressive Mark

Event date
Wednesday 17th of November 2021 - Saturday 2nd of April 2022 (Every day)
Categories
Exhibitions

This exhibition celebrates the work of British artists in the second half of the 20th century.

An abstract painting that is mainly dark blue with splodges of orange, black, red, white, yellow and green paint.

University carol service

Event date
Tuesday 7th of December 2021, 05:15pm - 06:00pm
Categories
Concerts and performances

Start the festive season and celebrate Christmas by joining us to sing some favourite carols. With music by the Leeds University Union Music Society (LUUMS) Brass Band.

Be Curious LATES: pioneering pandemic research

Event date
Tuesday 7th of December 2021, 08:00pm - 09:00pm
Categories
Lectures and seminars

From tackling loneliness to investigating impacts on children’s development and addressing the many challenges of Long COVID, researchers are responding to the global pandemic in countless ways.

Blue and red virus microbes on a blue background

Human entanglement with soil

Event date
Wednesday 8th of December 2021, 12:00pm - 12:40pm
Categories
Lectures and seminars

The Global Food and Environment Institute are delighted to invite you to join our December 2021 webinar ‘Human Entanglement with Soil’.

Hands holding some soil

Working as a video journalist in China during the COVID pandemic

Event date
Wednesday 8th of December 2021, 06:00pm - 07:00pm
Categories
Lectures and seminars

Leeds alumnus Martin Pollard won the Reuters’ Video Journalist of the Year award in 2020 for his text and video reporting from the frontline of the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Leeds alumnus Martin Pollard in a face mask and hazmat suit holding a camera while reporting on the COVID-19 pandemic in China.

Environmental Land Management Scheme

Event date
Wednesday 19th of January 2022, 12:00pm - 12:40pm
Categories
Lectures and seminars

The Global Food and Environment Institute (GFEI) is delighted to invite you to join our January 2022 webinar “The Environmental Land Management Scheme: regulatory implications post-Brexit”. 

Wild flowers in a meadow