BUCS round up 13 March 2019
It was a successful week of fixtures for Leeds Beckett’s sports teams as we head towards the final stages of the BUCS season.
Leeds Beckett Student claims silver medal in World Triathlon Series debut
BSc Sport & Exercise Science student Alex Yee finished second in his debut World Triathlon Series race in Abu Dhabi.
Leeds Beckett Football miss out on league title
The men's first team narrowly missed out on claiming the BUCS Northern 1A League Title after their 1-1 draw with Newcastle.
Travel options week
The Sustainability team are running two events in March to help Leeds Beckett staff and students understand the range of options they have for journeys to the University and between campuses.
PsyCen Seminar- Neurodiversity in the Workplace
Speaker Daniel Aherne, Director at Adjust
Yorkshire Sculpture International-INSIDE/OUT: Tamar Harpaz
Tamar Harpaz will be talking about her work as part of this series brought to you in partnership with Yorkshire Sculpture International, aiming to celebrate sculpture in all its forms.
Architecture Open Lecture Series: You, Me and the Comachines with ON/OFF
Member of design collective ON/OFF, Nick Green will present recent projects from the group and introduce their latest explorations with ‘Comachines’. These range from DIY devices to larger scale mobile installations and work as collaborative tools to engender new, temporary relationships with the cities we live in. The talk will explore authorship and use and will consider the potential for an architecture of immediacy.
The Matthew Caygill Lecture 2019
We are excited to announce that Mary Eagleton will be delivering the 2019 Matthew Caygill lecture on ‘Clever Girls and the Literature of Women's Upward Mobility’.
Architecture Open Lecture Series: Enduring Form with Harikleia Karamali
From academia to practice, this talk will explore the theme of form making and form meaning in the design process. The architectural project can operate as an authorial act to reappraise the familiar form. Process will be examined as a design tool to defamiliarize from the common form, to re-write its meaning and to design relationships within dense contexts.