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Pathways to Power Pathways to Power
Monday, October 3, 2022, 5:30 PM

This public seminar will discuss the complex relation between political activism and academia, asking some of the protagonists to reflect on their experiences. From mass student movements to prominent roles in government; from frontline political involvement back to the blackboard.

 

Book Launch: Highly Discriminating: Why the City Isn’t Fair and Diversity Doesn’t Work Book Launch: Highly Discriminating: Why the City Isn’t Fair and Diversity Doesn’t Work
Thursday, October 13, 2022, 6:00 PM

At this online webinar Dr Louise Ashley will discuss her recently published book, Highly Discriminating: Why the City isn’t Fair and Diversity Doesn’t Work, which draws on research, interviews, practitioner literature and internal reports, to show how hiring practices in the City have been highly discriminating in favour of a narrow pool of affluent applicants. She explores what this means for young people from working class backgrounds encouraged to secure these jobs - and to the whole of the UK.

Communicating the Climate Emergency: From Knowledge to Action Communicating the Climate Emergency: From Knowledge to Action
Thursday, October 20, 2022, 3:00 PM

IHSS Climate Emergency Working Group and Centre for Globalisation Research welcome you to an exciting event where some of the leading experts on the topic will shed light on the fundamental obstacles, but also the promises, to communicating the climate emergency to policy makers, the wide public and local communities.

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IHSS events may be photographed or video and audio recorded. These materials will be used for internal and external promotional purposes only by Queen Mary University of London. If you object to appearing in the photographs, please let our photographer know on the day. Alternatively you can email ihss@qmul.ac.uk in advance of the event that you are attending.

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