Texas A&M University Showcase

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10.00 -11.15

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

11.15 - 12.15

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

12.15 -13.15 

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

 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

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