• Thursday 28 November 2013
    • NO. 5043
    • VOL. 144

    Social Sciences

    Department of Education


    Please note new dates

    The following seminars, which have been postponed from their original dates, will be given at 5pm at the Department of Education. All welcome.

    Dr Claire Donovan, Brunel, will give a Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain seminar on 10 December in Seminar Room A.

    Subject: 'Moral panic and the impact agenda'

    The Revd Dr John Gay, Dr Janet Orchard, Bristol, and Dr Alis Oancea will give a public seminar on 14 January in  Seminar Room J.

    Subject: 'Influencing policy? The example of religious education'

    Institutes, Centres and Museums

    Oxford Internet Institute

    Bellwether Lecture

    Ethan Zuckerman, MIT, will deliver the first Oxford Internet Institute Bellwether Lecture at 5pm on 6 December in the Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies. For more information and to register (free of charge): www.oii.ox.ac.uk/events/?id=640.

    Subject: 'New media, new civics?'

    Colleges, Halls and Societies


    Centre for Experimental Social Sciences (CESS) Orientation Day

    An orientation day to highlight the range of research questions that can be addressed with experimental methods, and to inform prospective experimentalists about how CESS can assist them in designing and implementing experimental projects, will be held from 1pm to 6pm on 5 December at Nuffield. All University of Oxford faculty, postdocs and students are weclome, irrespective of experience in experimental methods. Further information and registration: http://cess-web.nuff.ox.ac.uk/calendar/conferences.

    St Antony's

    Programme on Modern Poland

    Professor Norman Davies and Professor Timothy Garton Ash will lead a seminar at 2pm on 3 December in the  Deakin Room, St Antony's. All welcome. Enquiries: pomp@sant.ox.ac.uk or 01865 274494. Convenor and chair: Dr Mikolaj Kunicki

    Subject: 'The legacy of Prime Minister Tadeusz Mazowiecki'