This series of lectures aims to bring the best minds of our generation to inspire and support the work students and staff do across the schools of Art, Architecture & Design and Film, Music & Performing Arts.
A research retreat into songwriting
In our latest PhD spotlight feature, we caught up with Carl Flattery, principal lecturer in Music here at Leeds Beckett, who is studying for a practice-based PhD in songwriting, delving into ideas of memory and place.
Cementing Yorkshire as the home of sculpture
In the latest of our PhD student spotlight features, we met up with Julia McKinlay, an artist studying for a practice-based PhD alongside developing a new international sculpture festival for Yorkshire.
Youth sport coaching programme launched in America
A successful European programme providing innovative approaches to education for youth sport coaches – led by Leeds Beckett University and the International Council for Coaching Excellence – is now being launched in the United States.
Public Lectures and Events
Knitting the Network: Sharing knowledge about gender, sexualities and mental health in Leeds
Gender and Sexualities Programme, PsyCen, Leeds Beckett University
Economic Prospects 2020
Leeds Business School welcome Juliette Healey, Agent for The Bank of England, to deliver the 15th annual Economic Prospects lecture.
Vernon Lee's Apparitional Lesbians and Transvestite Hauntings
The fourth event in the Leeds Cultural Conversations series 2019/20.
The UK’s evolving FinTech Ecosystem by Julian Wells
Experienced financial service and FinTech consultant Julian Wells, is the latest high-profile speaker in the Leeds Business School guest lecture.
The King's Dinner and the Nation's Appetite
The fifth event in the Leeds Cultural Conversations series 2019/20.
Working together to tackle serious violent crime
Join Leeds Law School as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire shares his experience around harnessing support to tackle serious violent crime. He will highlight the challenges around identifying the key issues, tackling causes and not just symptoms as well as funding, competing priorities and understanding what a ‘public health approach’ means.