Programme of events
London South Bank University is celebrating Black History Month with a series of inspirational events highlighting the achievements of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people around the world.
All of our events are open to the public and we particularly welcome members of the Southwark, Lambeth, Lewisham and Wandsworth communities to visit our Southwark campus and participate in the celebrations. Click on the links below for more details on the events and how to register to attend.
|6 October 2016||5-7pm||An inspirational talk from Lanre Sulola, a poet, musician and management consultant who uses his experience of day-to-day life to motivate others to achieve their dreams.|
|11 October 2016||5.30-8.30pm|
Ada Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).
Follow our all-female panel of experts as they take you on a journey through their professional lives: how they achieved their goals, challenged stereotypes and created a new environment for female professionals in their fields.
|18 October 2016||5-7pm||
Celebrating 50 years of Barbados Independence.|
Learn about the history, culture and art of Barbados from The High Commissioner of Barbados, Guy Hewitt. Guy will be taking your questions and providing a unique insight into life on this amazing country.
|21 October 2016||7-11pm|
|26 October 2016||1.30-4.30pm|
Every Cook can govern: the life, works and impact of C L R James
See the first feature film to document the life of Trinidad-born revolutionary C L R James. The film, which will be shown in LSBU's new Elephant Studios cinema, grapples with issues from colonialism to cricket, from slavery to Shakespeare, from Marxism to the movies and from reading to revolution. It will lift the lid on the life of a tireless, fearless and uncompromising revolutionary and offers a unique opportunity to explore the life of a legend. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director, Ceri Dingle.
|27 October 2016||12-3pm||Exploring Chinese culture|
Learn about Chinese culture through calligraphy and dance.
Students from the School of Engineering will share their cultural experiences of working as Learning Partners at HSBC in China.
|29 October 2016||9.30am-4.30pm|
Diversity in engineering: getting ahead in industry
Did you know that only 6% of professional engineers in the UK are from Black, Minority and Ethnic (BME) backgrounds? The School of Engineering in collaboration with the Association for BME Engineers are committed to making a difference.
We will demystify the engineering industry and what is required to be employed in the sector. Interactive workshops will help develop essential skills for job searching and application processes, including mock interviews, CV reviews and psychometric tests.
|29 October 2016||4.45-8pm|
Diversity in engineering: networking and prize giving
28 August 2019International Conference on Renewable Energy and Vacuum Insulation for Nearly Zero Energy Buildings
28 August 2019CIPD courses at LSBU information evening
5 October 2019University Open Day
7 October 2019School of Business Graduation Ceremony 2019
14 October 2019Graduation Ceremony: School of Arts and Creative Industries; School of Applied Sciences; School of Law and Social Sciences
28 October 2019LSBU Graduations 2019: School of the Built Environment; School of Engineering
4 November 2019School of Health and Social Care Graduation Ceremony 2019
9 November 2019University Open Day
22 November 2019Choose Your Next Steps
27 November 2019Postgraduate Open Evening
Mature students aiming for career change make LSBU first choice in Clearing
15 August 2019
Chiropractic student wins ‘best new delegate’ at World Congress of Chiropractic Students AGM
6 August 2019
Drama graduates perform at Kingston's International Youth Arts Fringe Festival
8 July 2019
Design students win 2019 PVC Redesigned competition
5 July 2019
Bakery students achieve great success at the Alliance of Bakery Students and Trainees Conference 2019
3 July 2019
LSBU first UK university to launch fully chartered town planner apprenticeship scheme
27 June 2019
Engineering the Future: Two teams of LSBU students make it to Design Challenge National Finals
27 June 2019
LSBU celebrates wealth of local business talent at Southwark Business Awards Gala Finale
18 June 2019
Creative Technologies students celebrate work at End of Year Show
14 June 2019