Loading Courses & Events

Past Courses & Events › Vaughan Open Research Forum

Courses & Events Search and Views Navigation

Courses & Events Views Navigation

October 2018

Barking in the wilderness? Making the case for adult learning

9th October 2018 @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free

"How is it that at a time when there has never been a greater need for adult learning, there is so little public commitment to securing an informed democracy with critically engaged citizens."

Find out more »

November 2018

The Stream of Life

13th November 2018 @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free

Since the first half of the 20th century humanist and rationalist organisations have regularly petitioned the BBC to receive more dedicated airtime for their worldviews.

Find out more »

December 2018

The Representation of South Asian Women

11th December 2018 @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Kajal Nisha Patel is a film maker and photographer who works in both the UK and India. Kajal uses photography and story-telling to explore key social issues.

Find out more »

January 2019

The Restor(y)ing Retirement Course

8th January @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free

The Restor(y)ing Retirement pilot project explores the deliberate use  of narrative as an educational tool in later life learning. The paper  uses a narrative approach to bring alignment between the methodology of the pilot and its evaluation.

Find out more »

February 2019

What it’s like to be a person: Reflections on a module for a multi-disciplinary degree

12th February @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free
Vaughan Open Research Forum - Bill Myers - What It's Like To Be A Person

This is an interdisciplinary issue involving the pleasure of computer science, free will, consciousness, linguistics, poetry and how people get on with each other.

Find out more »

March 2019

Psychological Evidence in Murder Trials

12th March @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free
Vaughan Open Research Forum - Andrew Colman - Psychological Evidence In Murder Trials

Professor Colman has given expert psychological witness in a number of murder trials, four of which will be discussed in this talk.

Find out more »

April 2019

Archaeology for All: Community archaeology in Leicestershire

9th April @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free
Greyfriars Project, Richard III archaeology dig, Leicester

Matt Morris (Archaeology) will deliver a talk on: Archaeology for All: Community Archaeology in Leicestershire.

Find out more »

May 2019

On Training to be a Counsellor

14th May @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Leicester Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6QL United Kingdom
Free
Accredited Part Time Counselling Courses from Leicester Vaughan College

Catherine Drury, ex-Vaughan College Student, will be talking about her experiences training to be a counsellor.

Find out more »
+ Export Events