THSC Upcoming Events

Hilary Term 2018

Saturday 24 February, Wolfson College, Haldane Room, from 7pm: Join us for Losar - the Tibetan New Year Party with Tibetan live music, dancing, and traditional Tibetan food. All are welcome!

Michaelmas Term 2017

Friday 20 October, 7:30pm, Wolfson College, LWA: Film screening of Akong - a Remarkable Life. For information on the film see https://www.facebook.com/AKONGaremarkablelife/

Thursday 2 November, 5pm, Oriental Institute (Pusey Lane): Dr Barbara Gerke will give a presentation on Tibetan medicine

Thursday 9 November, 5pm, Oriental Institute (Puesy Lane): book author Thomas Shor will present his latest book

Thursday 16 November, 6:00pm, Wolfson College, LWA: Aris Lecture in Tibetan and Himalayan Studies. Prof. Per Kvaerne (Oslo): Teach me how to be Gesar's Daughter - Voices of young Tibetan intellectuals in the diaspora. For further information see https://www.wolfson.ox.ac.uk/annual-aris-lectures

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Our upcoming events

Clubs & Societies
16 - 16
Jan Jan
Amref Termy Meeting
Tuesday 16 January -
12:30pm to 1:30pm

The Wolfson AMREF Group is informal and friendly, and does not require a great commitment. If you are interested, then please come along to one of their meetings. Meetings are held at 1.30pm on Tuesday of Week 1 each term.

Lectures and Seminars
16 - 16
Jan Jan
What counts as evidence in the Social Sciences?
Tuesday 16 January -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Professor Mark Casson (University of Reading) and Professor Marc Ventresca (Wolfson College, Oxford) Social scientists study phenomena in which people play a fundamental role: the economy, law, the internet, Brexit, and so on. People can generally do whatever they like, and so their behaviour is not governed by rules in the same way as the phenomena studied by physicists and chemists. Given this, what kinds of questions can social scientists answer, and how do they do it?

Networking
16 - 16
Jan Jan
Science Table Dinner
Tuesday 16 January -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Put away your lab coat and safety specs and come to Wolfson for dinner to meet other Wolfson scientists.