March 2020

02 - 02
Mar Mar
02 - 02
Mar Mar
Liberal International Order in Trouble
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Leading expert in International Relations & former British Academy President, Professor Sir Adam Roberts will deliver a Keynote Lecture on the contemporary decline of the liberal order, calling for a rethinking of liberal ideas and practices.

02 - 02
Mar Mar
02 - 02
Mar Mar
Annual London Lecture: Last Supper in Pompeii
Time:
18:30 to 21:00
Location:
Event type:
Annual Lecture

Last Supper in Pompeii' is inspired by the recent blockbuster exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum, which Dr Roberts curated. Combining masterpieces of Roman art with cutting edge archaeological research, the talk looks at the Roman passion for food and wine.

03 - 03
Mar Mar
03 - 03
Mar Mar
Law and Contemporary Issues: The International Order Under Scrutiny
Time:
09:30 to 16:30
Location:
The Buttery
Event type:
Courses and Workshops

A workshop to scrutinize the transformation of the contemporary international order, encompassing its social, political, legal, economic, and technological dimensions.

03 - 03
Mar Mar
03 - 03
Mar Mar
Mixed Circuits
Time:
18:00 to 19:15
Location:
The Games Room
Event type:
Sports & Wellness

Mixed Circuits are organised by the Boat Club and run every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 PM all year round in the Games Room.

03 - 03
Mar Mar
03 - 03
Mar Mar
Wolfson Choir
Time:
19:30 to 21:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

The Wolfson choir is a relaxed, non-auditioning choir: newcomers welcome at any stage in the term.

03 - 03
Mar Mar
03 - 03
Mar Mar
AWRC Careers and grants advice session for graduate students
Time:
19:30 to 20:30
Location:
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

This session will last for about an hour and will consist of two parts: 1) Dr Peter Barber, former JRF at Wolfson and currently one of the Humanities Research Facilitators, will offer an overview of the postdoctoral funding landscape in the UK, and 2) Prof Jacob Dahl will be talking about how to

04 - 04
Mar Mar
04 - 04
Mar Mar
Wolfson Feminist Society Film Night: Set It Off
Time:
20:00 to 23:00
Location:
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

We will meet to watch and discuss Set It Off (1996, dir. F.

05 - 05
Mar Mar
05 - 05
Mar Mar
Virtual Justice
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

How can our courts stay relevant in our hyper digital age? When courts go virtual, how do we preserve and advance justice?

05 - 05
Mar Mar
05 - 05
Mar Mar
Guest Night
Time:
19:00 to 22:00
Location:
The Hall
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

Guest Night dinners are elaborate, served formal dinners, with wines. They take place on Thursdays during term time and are open to all members of College and Common Room. Members may invite up to five guests to attend with them.

06 - 06
Mar Mar
06 - 06
Mar Mar
Lunch Table and After Lunch Talk by Dr Ruiliang (Ray) Liu
Time:
12:30 to 14:00
Location:
The Florey Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Lunch Table in Hall from 12:30, followed by a talk in the Florey Room at 13:15 delivered by Dr Ruiliang (Ray) Liu (University of Oxford) entitled New Chronology of Buddhist Monuments along the Silk Road: Applying Radiocarbon Dating and Bayesian Modelling to Western Chinese Cave Temples.

06 - 06
Mar Mar
06 - 06
Mar Mar
Friday Formal Hall
Time:
19:00 to 22:00
Location:
The Hall
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

Formal Hall is a served three-course meal that takes place three times each term. Dress code is smart, though black tie is not required, and academic gowns are not worn. Drinks are at 7.00 pm, with dinner at 7.30 pm.

06 - 07
Mar Mar
06 - 07
Mar Mar
Jazz Evening at Wolfson Bar feat. Rough Edge Brass Band
Time:
21:30 to 02:00
Location:
The Cellar Bar
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

Come on, come all to Wolfson's first Jazz evening featuring Rough Edge Brass Band. Before anything, don't forget to bring cash for the entry price but also for drinks. Wolfson College Cellar Bar only accepts Wolfson bodcards and cash. Doors open at 21:30.

07 - 07
Mar Mar
07 - 07
Mar Mar
Tibetan New Year Celebration
Time:
18:00 to 23:00
Location:
The Haldane Room
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

The Tibetan New Year event at Wolfson College will occur on Saturday, March 7th from 6 PM. The event will feature Tibetan cuisine, music, dancing, and cultural performances, and visual art by local artist Jamji Shiwah will be on display.

10 - 10
Mar Mar
10 - 10
Mar Mar
Andy Warhol Hated Campbell’s Soup… and other lies of the master
Time:
13:15 to 15:00
Location:
The Buttery
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

A Book Launch/Signing of Warhol: A Life as Art

10 - 10
Mar Mar
10 - 10
Mar Mar
Wolfson Choir
Time:
19:30 to 21:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

The Wolfson choir is a relaxed, non-auditioning choir: newcomers welcome at any stage in the term.

11 - 11
Mar Mar
11 - 11
Mar Mar
AWRC-OCLW Joint Seminar Approaching Ancient Lives
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISER*

12 - 12
Mar Mar
12 - 12
Mar Mar
Greece's Finest Hour? The Democratic Implications of the Battle of Salamis
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

To celebrate the 2500 anniversary of the Battle of Salamis, Professor Paul Cartledge, among the most distinguished living historians of Ancient Greece, will speak on the democratic implications of the battle for Greece and for democracy down the ages.

12 - 12
Mar Mar
12 - 12
Mar Mar
XML talk: Machine learning-driven small molecule screening analysis for myocardi...
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Florey Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Myocardial infarction (MI) results in the loss of millions of cardiomyocytes, and the formation of a non-contractile scar, ultimately leading to heart failure.

12 - 12
Mar Mar
12 - 12
Mar Mar
So-Wide Visitor Lecture and Reception
Time:
17:30 to 21:00
Location:
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Traditional Learning Systems in a period of change – a personal reflection

12 - 12
Mar Mar
12 - 12
Mar Mar
Guest Night
Time:
19:00 to 22:00
Location:
The Hall
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

Guest Night dinners are elaborate, served formal dinners, with wines. They take place on Thursdays during term time and are open to all members of College and Common Room. Members may invite up to five guests to attend with them.

13 - 13
Mar Mar
13 - 13
Mar Mar
WWI and WWII Symposium: Legislation, Recovery, Identification and Burial of Huma...
Time:
08:45 to 19:30
Location:
Event type:
Conference

WWI and WWII Symposium: Legislation, Recovery, Identification and Burial of Human Remains. Coordinated by Dr Nicholas Márquez-Grant and Dr David Errickson. 

13 - 13
Mar Mar
13 - 13
Mar Mar
Royal Biography
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISER*

14 - 14
Mar Mar
14 - 14
Mar Mar
The Creation of BTS-Piano Covers: Music Education, Artistic Research and Partic...
Time:
17:30 to 20:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Conference

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISERS* 

16 - 16
Mar Mar
16 - 16
Mar Mar
Maternity, Life Writing, Fiction
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISER*

Join novelist Sarah Moss and historian Sarah Knott in conversation with critic Merve Emre.

19 - 26
Mar Jun
19 - 26
Mar Jun
Words to Be Looked At
Time:
18:00 to 10:00
Location:
Library Break Out Area
Event type:
Art Exhibition

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED BY THE ORGANISERS*

20 - 20
Mar Mar
20 - 20
Mar Mar
Korea’s Strategy: Economic Success, Popular Culture, and Global Art
Time:
13:00 to 16:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Conference

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISERS*