Texas A&M University Showcase

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OPEN TO ALL. These sessions are free to attend and there is no need to book your place

10.00 -11.15

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

Bush School of Government and Public Service: Room 2115, Allen Building

11.15 - 12.15

‘Up to Speed’: The 1000mph World Land Speed Record – Swansea University and the Bloodhound Project
Dr Ben Evans

Bush School of Government and Public Service: Room 2115, Allen Building

12.15 -13.15 

One Jump Ahead: The Application of Hawkes Processes in Finance
Dr Maggie Chen 

Bush School of Government and Public Service: Room 2115, Allen Building

 14.00 -15.00

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

Followed by

Chelsea Dreaming 

An excerpt from D.J.Britton’s radio play, Chelsea Dreaming, an offbeat look at the life and legend of Dylan Thomas, performed by students from Texas A&M University under the direction of  D.J.Britton

Black Box Theatre, Department of Performance Studies, Liberal Arts and Humanities Building

15.00 - 16.00

Cultural property protection and military necessity at a crossroads? The ‘Monuments Men’ and the allied bombing of Pompeii in 1943
Dr Nigel Pollard 

 Department of History

 

Map and Directions:

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  • Bush School of Government and Policy (Building 1607 on the map): ALLN Building, 1004 George Bush Drive
  • Department of Perfomance Studies, Liberal Arts and Humanities Building (Building 0275 on the map):  LAAH Building, 399 Spence Street