Events from the 09 December 2022
This online training course provides a simple, contextual overview of international boundaries and the practical measures that can be taken to resolve international boundary disputes. Through a series of short online lectures and a final practical exercise, the course explores the relevance of borders and looks at land and maritime boundary disputes, before covering methods available for dispute resolution.
01 January 2021 - 31 December 2023
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Meet Cuthbert Tunstall: bishop, scholar, diplomat, builder, and author of England’s first maths book, celebrating its 500th anniversary this year. He might just be the most important man in Tudor England that you’ve never heard of.
31 July 2022 - 31 March 2023
The ancient Egyptian king Amunhotep III was the grandfather of the famous boy king Tutankhamun.
01 October 2022 - 21 May 2023
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This exhibition showcases the work of the professional artists and craftswomen who do so much to preserve and transfer traditional knowledge and skills, adapting them for new audiences and popularising Central Asian folk art. Alongside photographs of the women practicing a variety of traditional craft techniques will be examples of their textile work.
Join us for one of our Subject Taster Lectures, where a member of our teaching staff will give you a taste of studying at Durham.
01 November 2022 - 23 January 2023
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Join Durham CVAC for a tour of the collection at 'Locomotion'; Shildon (part of the National Railway Museum), led by curator Dr Sarah Price!
09 December 2022
'Locomotion' Rail Museum, Shildon, County Durham
Jane Dyson and Craig Jeffrey, from the University of Melbourne, will discuss their recent research exploring how youth in Uttarakhand approach living a 'good life' in the face of environmental and socio-economic crisis.
Ritwika Basu, from Durham's Department of Geography, will be the discussant.
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Kenworthy Hall, St Mary's College
This exhibition explores how photography turned Tutankhamun into a global sensation. It shows the most famous photographic images in archaeology, from the most famous of archaeological finds: the tomb of Tutankhamun.
Marking the 100th anniversary of the tomb’s discovery in November 1922, this exhibition created by Durham University academic, Prof Christina Riggs, examines the striking images created by photographer Harry Burton during the decade-long excavation.
09 December 2022 - 24 June 2023
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Outdoor art gallery, Bill Bryson Library Square. Durham Univerrity, Durham DH1 3LE
Stephanie Luke, 'What does it mean to be pro-EU? The Case of the European Centre-Left and Centre-Right in Austria, Germany and the UK’
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
The Futures Research Collective wraps up the year with a Christmas Screening (film tbc) and social!
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
West Building Room 414
We warmly invite you to celebrate the launch of Voices in Psychosis edited by Angela Woods, Ben Alderson-Day and Charles Fernyhough at the Oriental Museum in Durham on Friday 9 December, 5.30–7pm.
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Oriental Museum in Durham
Christmas is coming, and what a better way to celebrate the end of term with a concert from Durham University Brass Band and Durham University Concert Band!
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Elvet Methodist Church