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Ethnobotany Distinguished Lecture - Plant gathering

Ethnobotany Distinguished Lecture – Plant gathering

Palaeoanthropology Discussion Group
This student led initiative is open to undergraduates, postgraduates and staff. The discussion group will focus on recent papers in palaeoanthropology and will include invited speakers and social events. It is hoped that this group will be a base for final year undergraduates and postgraduates, with an interest in palaeoanthropology, to have the chance to present their work to receive feedback, gain confidence and prepare them future presentations.  The first meeting will take place on 14th October, midday (12.00) in the Stirling Library.

involved-weckerleAnnual Kent-Kew Distinguished Ethnobotanist Lecture 2015
20th October, 17.00pm, Jodrell Lecture Theatre, Kew Gardens – all welcome, no ticket required
Dr Caroline Weckerle, Department of Systematic Botany, University of Zürich will be presenting on, “Why ritual and incense plants are important.” More information is available on our website.

Stirling Lecture 2015
10th November, 18.30, Grimond Lecture Theatre 1 – all welcome, tickets are free.
involved-greenWe are delighted to welcome Professor Sarah Green from the University of Helsinki to deliver a talk entitled ‘The summer of ‘no’ in Izmir: ethnographic reflections on the shifting relative location of Turkey. For more information about the Stirling Lecture and Professor Green please visit our website.

Research Seminar Series
The School are running three seminar series throughout the term. Research seminars are for students and staff and are a wonderful opportunity to meet people within your discipline, engage in academic debate and interact with renown speakers in their field of research.

Anthropology: Tuesdays, 16.15, Swingland Room
DICE: Thursdays: 16.00, Grimond Lecture Theatre 3
Human Ecology: Running 4 sessions this term – Seminars and Critical Reading Group


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