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Events At The University Of Cumbria

University events for everyone.

Your Cumbria experience isn’t just about lectures and seminars, and it doesn’t just start when you get here. Whether you’re looking to get to know us better before you’ve even applied, or to enrich your student experience, we have university events to suit everyone.

From Open Days to Masterclasses, Careers Events and Exhibitions, our events calendar is stacked full of opportunities for you to benefit from and enjoy.

Take tours of our campuses and accommodation, meet potential future employers and industry experts, or take virtual and in-person classes in new and exciting trending topics; whatever event you’re looking for, we aim to provide it here.

 

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Open Days

Join us for our next open day! Explore our five campuses and abundance of degree options now open for September.

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London Open Day 15th June 2022

15 Jun 2022-15 Jun 2022 |4:00 PM-7:00 PM

Open Days | London

Explore the East London campus. Find your course, calling, and career path at the University of Cumbria.

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Ambleside Open Day 18th June 2022

18 Jun 2022-18 Jun 2022 |10:00 AM-3:00 PM

Open Days | Ambleside

Explore the Ambleside campus in the Lake District. Find your course, calling, and career path at the University of Cumbria.

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Lancaster Open Day 24th June 2022

24 Jun 2022-24 Jun 2022 |10:00 AM-3:00 PM

Open Days | Lancaster

Explore the Lancaster campus. Find your course, calling, and career path at the University of Cumbria.

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Brampton Road Campus Tour

10 May 2022-19 Jul 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Campus Tours | Carlisle Brampton Road

Explore our unique facilities and meet students currently studying at our Brampton Road campus in Carlisle.

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Ambleside Campus Tour

12 May 2022-28 Jul 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Campus Tours | Ambleside

Explore our unique facilities and meet students currently studying at our Ambleside campus in the Lake District.

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Fusehill Street Campus Tour

03 May 2022-21 Jul 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Campus Tours | Carlisle Fusehill

Explore our unique facilities and meet students currently studying at our Fusehill Street campus in Carlisle.

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Lancaster Campus Tour

05 May 2022-26 Jul 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Campus Tours | Lancaster

Explore our unique facilities and meet students currently studying at our Lancaster campus in the city centre.

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London Campus Tour

13 Apr 2022-10 Aug 2022 |12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Campus Tours | London

Explore our unique facilities and meet students currently studying at our London campus in the East India Docks.

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Making a Difference to Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing

08 Jun 2022-08 Jun 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

The mental health crisis in the UK and globally is ever increasing, with increased stress on young people, a more prevalent awareness of global events, and the long-lasting effects of having lived through a global pandemic.

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Nature as a Health Service

06 Jun 2022-06 Jun 2022 |1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

Increasingly health practitioners are recognising the value of nature-based activity in promoting health and wellbeing outcomes for people with specific medical conditions, but also as a preventative measure for the general population.

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Youth Crime Prevention Through Sports

13 Jun 2022-13 Jun 2022 |2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

Youth crime represents a damaging cost to society: not just to the young people themselves, with lives blighted for their future prospects, but also to communities and the economy as a whole.

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Spinning the Wheel - Police Decision Making

16 Jun 2022-16 Jun 2022 |10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Masterclasses | Online

Explore how the Police use information and intelligence, take a variety of circumstances and risks into account, implement points of policy and legislation, and build in contingencies into the option selected to deal with any given situation.

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Battle of the Beasts

09 Jun 2022-09 Jun 2022 |2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

From worms to wildebeest, we all have our favourite animals but, as Zoologists, we often specialise in vertebrate or invertebrates creating experts convinced that their group is the best!

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Secrets in the Blood- Diagnosing Disease

23 Jun 2022-23 Jun 2022 |2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

Join us to shine a light on one of the roles of a biomedical scientists, a vital but often hidden hero of medicine.

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Watching the Dead

21 Jun 2022-21 Jun 2022 |2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

Crime Scene Investigation and Forensic Science has long been the subject of popular, mainstream fictional media. Join us to bust some myths surrounding Forensic Science and hopefully show you that the real thing is even more fascinating!

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Photography: Back to the Future

29 Jun 2022-29 Jun 2022 |1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Carlisle Brampton Road

Utilising and analysing instant print making and studio lighting techniques this workshop invites you to enjoy and learn two distinctly different techniques old and new.

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TV Documentary Filmmaking: Inside Nature's Giant

13 Jun 2022-13 Jun 2022 |1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Masterclasses | Carlisle Brampton Road

Documentary Filmmaking in our times is a diverse and exciting profession, relating to concepts of truth, realism, objectivity, history and knowledge but how does it all fit together?

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Is Rewilding a reality for the UK?

17 Jun 2022-17 Jun 2022 |12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Masterclasses | Online

Rewilding is big news at present, with several large projects in the UK, such as the Affric Highlands, stating their aim to rewild tracks of land. These headlines help increase public awareness, but also raise a lot of questions.

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Charlotte Mason's Design for Education: An Enduring Legacy for Today?

19 Jul 2023-21 Jul 2023 |9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Conferences | Ambleside

Join with elementary, secondary, and post-secondary school, homeschool, and university educators, researchers, and other academics and practitioners as together we uncover the promise and the pitfalls of Mason’s design for education today.

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Get into Secondary Teaching (PGCE)

16 Jun 2022-16 Jun 2022 |5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Outreach Events | Online

Have you considered becoming a secondary school teacher? Currently, studying for or have your first degree? Attend our Get into Teaching PGCE webinar event, find out more about our PGCE course options available and speak with our academic team.

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Eco I North West: Networking Forum: Leisure and Events

23 Jun 2022-23 Jun 2022 |9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Networking Forum | Online

In this facilitated networking session, you will discuss and share ideas about low carbon interventions, leveraging learnings from real industry experiences for mutual benefit.

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