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    • 'The Greatest Living Naturalist' - the life and conflicts of Professor Richard Owen

      'The Greatest Living Naturalist' - the life and conflicts of Professor Richard Owen

      A SciFri seminar: The Annual SciFri Richard Owen Birthday Party

      24 July 2015 16:30

      Neil Chalmers Seminar Room

      Karolyn Schindler

    • Learning from Natural History Collections

      Learning from Natural History Collections

      Speakers presents how they put collections at the heart of their learning experiences and their educational approaches.

      27 August 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      The Natural History Museum and others.

    • A Cultural Experience: Humanities Research at the Natural History Museum

      A Cultural Experience: Humanities Research at the Natural History Museum

      Humanities researchers share their experience of working in the Museum's Centre for Arts and Humanities Research.

      24 September 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Julie Harvey
      Head of the Centre for Arts and Humanities Research, the Natural History Museum
      Victoria Pickering
      PhD student
      Dr Geoff Belknap
      Post-doctoral researcher

    • Curatorial Research and the Public

      Curatorial Research and the Public

      A talk about a project to understand the life and work of a Victorian ornithologist, Henry Dresser.

      29 October 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Henry McGhie
      Head of Collections and Curator of Zoology (Honorary Scientific Associate, Faculty of Life Sciences), Manchester Museum

    • #naturedata

      #naturedata

      A talk about a pilot system aimed at directing and structuring natural science enquiries across the UK.

      26 November 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Rob Huxley
      Project Lead, UK National Programme: Collections, Natural History Museum
      Nick Poole
      Director of the Collections Trust