Events

Find out more about events, seminars and public lectures in the Faculty of Humanities.

Data management basics: Ethical and legal issues in data sharing

10:00 - 11:30 22 October 2021

Data management is essential to make sure that well-organised, well-documented, high quality and shareable research data result from our research projects. The introductory workshops on Data Management Basics are intended for researchers and anyone who wants to learn about research data management. The first session ‘Introduction to data man..

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof. John Barclay (Durham University) Discussion of themes from the 2021 Didsbury Lectures, 'Beyond Charity: Rethinking Gift and Community with Paul’

14:00 - 16:00 28 October 2021

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. All sessions will take place in a hybrid format - attendance is possible in person or online via Zoom. To register to attend online, please email siobhan.jolley@manchester.ac.uk. For more on the Centre for Biblical Studies, please see our website at https://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/religio..

MUI Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Series: Graduate Symposium

21:00 - 22:30 28 October 2021

Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Webinar Series. Graduate Symposium. The COVID-19 crisis has put urban infrastructure under the spotlight. New questions on the ways we build (and build back) infrastructure in cities are now front and centre globally. Faced with a combination of economic, environmental, health and social challenge..

Depositing your data with ReShare

11:00 - 12:30 04 November 2021

This is a workshop designed to give participants a virtual tour of ReShare, where you will learn everything you need to know in order to archive data using our self-deposit repository. The session will cover how to deposit data using a self-deposit repository like ReShare; how to describe a data collection well (i.e. what metadata and documen..

Quatuor Danel Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 04 November 2021

Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor Florent Gauthier: ‘Sabbath Bloody Viola’ for solo viola Camden Reeves: The Blue Windows (String Quartet No. 5) Shostakovich: Elegy and Polka A power-packed succession of short pieces: Schubert’s stormy Quartet movement, a solo viola homage to the group Black Sabbath by the Marseille-base..

Consent issues in data sharing

10:00 - 11:30 05 November 2021

How much do you know about the role of informed consent in data sharing and reuse, ethically and legally? This free 90-minute online workshop will explain the difference between types of consent and how as a researcher you can consider data archiving and future reuse in the consent process, considering one-off and process consent. This sessio..

Quatuor Danel Evening Concert (with Richard Whalley)

19:30 - 21:00 05 November 2021

Haydn: String Quartet in B flat, Op. 76, No. 4 (‘Sunrise’) Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor (with Richard Whalley) Cherubini: String Quartet No. 2 in C The peerless sophistication of Haydn’s ‘Sunrise’, whose nickname derives from its magical opening, followed by Mozart’s darkly expressive G minor Piano Quartet (with the Univers..

How to become a computational social scientist

10:00 - 11:30 09 November 2021

Scientific research and teaching are increasingly influenced by computational tools, methods and paradigms. This free workshop is an introduction to computational social science. It offers attendees a chance to understand and discuss what computational social science is, what it is good for, how to become a computational social scientist, and..

CaDiR | Innovation Club Showcase

15:00 - 16:30 10 November 2021

Digital Futures Innovation Clubs help to build communities of practice around key digital research technologies and provide a forum for researchers to share their knowledge, experience and practical skills in these areas. Club activity aligns closely with Digital Futures theme communities, particularly in the six capability themes of Data Scie..

Ehrhardt Seminar: Jon Darby (Nazarene Theological College) ‘Singing and Textual Transmission in the Dead Scrolls: The Corporate Song of Praise in Psalm 154’

14:00 - 16:00 11 November 2021

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. All sessions will take place in a hybrid format - attendance is possible in person or online via Zoom. To register to attend online, please email siobhan.jolley@manchester.ac.uk. For more on the Centre for Biblical Studies, please see our website at https://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/religio..