UT Austin Showcase and Showcase Finale

Hosted by the University of Texas at Austin

OPEN TO ALL

Sessions are free to attend and there is no need to book your place. Session times may be subject to change.

Download the Texas Showcase Austin programme here

 TIME

THEME

VENUE 

SESSION

 10.00 - 11.00

Science and Engineering

 Student Activity Center: Meeting Room 2.120

Sea-level rise from Glaciers and Ice Sheets
Prof Tavi Murray

 10.00 - 11.00

Politics and Law

 Student Activity Center: Legislative Assembly Room 2.302

The Human Rights of Children and Young People ‘But this is what really happened!’ Making and Implementing the World's First Domestic Law on the Rights of Children: A conversation between key actors 
Rt. Hon. Rhodri MorganJane Williams and Helen Mary Jones

 10.00 - 11.00

Liberal Arts

 Harry Ransom Center: Prothro Theater

St Francis and the Sultan: A Starting Point for Middle-East Reconciliation? A Multidisciplinary Research Project 
D.J. Britton

 11.00 - 12.00

Science and Engineering

 Student Activity Center: Meeting Room 2.120

Where has all the Antimatter gone? Swansea University and the ALPHA Experiment at CERN
Prof Niels Madsen

 11.00 - 12.00

Politics and Law

 Student Activity Center: Legislative Assembly Room 2.302

Law and the Constitution 
Prof. Philip Bobbit with Prof. Sanford Levinson

 13.30 - 14.30

Politics and Law

 Student Activity Center: Legislative Assembly Room 2.302

Federalism, Decentralisation and the Implications of the Scottish Referendum 
Rt. Hon. Rhodri Morgan

  13.30 - 14.30

Liberal Arts

 Harry Ransom Center: Prothro Theater

Black Skin, Blue Books: Frederick Douglass, Wales and Transatlantic Abolitionism
Prof. Daniel Williams

 16.00

Liberal Arts

 Classics Department

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The Real Monuments Menthe protection, damage and reception of archaeological sites and monuments in the Second World War
Dr Nigel Pollard

 16.00

SHOWCASE FINALE

 Perry-Castenada Library: UFCU Commons Room  

Dylan Thomas lecture 
Prof. Kurt Heinzelman

 

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