Book Launch - The Conflicted Mind, Geoff Beattie

1st Feb 2018, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Tech Hub

Written in Professor Beattie’s distinct open and engaging style, The Conflicted Mind offers a groundbreaking perspective on why we act in the way we do, and is a fascinating resource for researchers, specialists, and students in the field, as well as the general reader.

Computer Science Careers Fair 2018

2nd Feb 2018, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Tech Hub

Now in its 5th year, the Department of Computer Science, supported by the Edge Hill Careers Centre, is putting on the 2018 dedicated Careers Fair for opportunities in the digital technology industry.

Wonder Women Launch Event

6th Feb 2018, 11:00am - 2:00pm

Hale Hall - The Hub

Throughout 2018 Edge Hill University will celebrate the victory of those who campaigned for Votes for Women and will ask what more needs to be done to make sure that everyone can reach their potential and break through barriers.

Me! Me! Me!

6th Feb 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

According to Frank Wurzinger this is the best show ever to be created by a human being. Come and see for yourself!

Monthly Campus Tour

7th Feb 2018, 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Edge Hill University – Main Building - Main Reception

Campus tours, led by a current student, take place each month and provide a great opportunity to see Edge Hill University’s award-winning campus for yourself and get a taste of what the student experience here is like.

Faculty of Health and Social Care Information Afternoon

8th Feb 2018, 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine

Meet with, discuss and network with academic teaching staff, current students, and representatives from Admissions and Finance to find out how you can start your journey into these health care professions.

Sexual Violence Awareness Week Public Lecture

8th Feb 2018, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Hub - Hub 1

A one hour workshop to discuss aspects of awareness, myths, impact, managing disclosure and the criminal justice process in relation to sexual violence.

Women in Law

9th Feb 2018, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Business School

Edge Hill University has a history with the movement and was also the place of study for Britain's first female barrister making us as future lawyers intertwined with the history.

So Many Reasons

12th Feb 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Written and performed by Racheal Ofori, So Many Reasons is a story about the unique influence our mothers have on how we understand the world, from the perspective of a first generation British Ghanaian woman.

Daisy Johnson

13th Feb 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Winner of the 2017 Edge Hill Short Story Prize, Daisy Johnson, is one of the finest upcoming young writers in the country. She will read from her weird and wonderful short story collection, Fen.

In Conversation: Valzhyna Mort & the Poetics of Translation

26th Feb 2018, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Tech Hub - Lecture Theatre

In this public event, Valzhyna will be in conversation with Dr James Byrne, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing, about the poetics of translation and her inclusion in Edge Hill University Press’ transatlantic poetry and poetics anthology: Atlantic Drift.

Scanning the Horizon of Statutory Social Work with Children - Professor Ray Jones

27th Feb 2018, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Creative Edge - Lecture Theatre

This public talk is aimed at those with an interest in children’s social work across the North West of England, including practitioners, managers, academics and students. Talks will be delivered by Professor Ray Jones and by a Principal Social Worker from a local authority Children’s Service within the region and will be followed by a question and answer session.

Suffragette – Celebrating 100 Years

28th Feb 2018, 2:00pm - 9:00pm

Tech Hub

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote in the UK, GenSex and the Institute for Creative Enterprise present the Suffragette Symposium which will examine the progress that has been made since the 1918 ‘Representation of the People Act’.

Education Open Event

28th Feb 2018, 3:00pm - 6:30pm

Faculty of Education

If you are interested in joining a teacher training degree, education degree, PGCE, or a foundation degree in Early Years Practice or Early Years Leadership, our education open events are for you.

Madness and the Romantic Poet

28th Feb 2018, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Business School - B102

James Whitehead will present on 'Madness and the Romantic Poet', exploring where ideas of the 'mad genius' come from, as well as how Romantic poets represented madness themselves