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St Cross Colloquia

A series of talks given on a weekly basis during term by college members, detailing their area of expertise.

# Episode Title Description People Date
1 Egyptian Collection at the Pitt Rivers Museum Colloquia Week 4 HT11: Egyptian Collection at the Pitt Rivers Museum. Alice Stevenson 09 Feb 2011
2 Tactical Voting Colloquia Week 4 HT11: Tactical Voting. David Hume 09 Feb 2011
3 Reparative Reasoning: An Abductive Approach to Religious Conflict Colloquia Week 5 MT10: Reparative Reasoning: An Abductive Approach to Religious Conflict. Gary Slater 17 Nov 2010
4 Moving goods and moving people: transport, infrastructure and economic transformation in Tanzania Colloquia Week 4 MT10: Moving goods and moving people: transport, infrastructure and economic transformation in Tanzania. Chris Adam 17 Nov 2010
5 Outsourcing Governance - limitations to new models of ethical governance in global supply chains Colloquia Week 2 TT10 - Outsourcing Governance - limitations to new models of ethical governance in global supply chains. Mick Blowfield 06 May 2010
6 A hidden secret or placebo effect? How Saladin's physicians took care of souls and bodies Colloquia Week 7 HT10 - Daniel Nicolae; "A hidden secret or placebo effect? How Saladin's physicians took care of souls and bodies". Daniel Nicolae 03 Mar 2010
7 'The Sound of Africa' - Hugh Tracey tried to record the entire African continent but was anybody listening? Colloquia Week 4 HT10 - Noel Lobley; The Sound of Africa - Hugh Tracey tried to record the entire African continent but was anybody listening? Noel Lobley 10 Feb 2010
8 Lyophilization of Protein Pharmaceuticals Colloquia Week 3 HT10 - Dr Heiko Schiffter; "Lyophilization of Protein Pharmaceuticals". Heiko Schiffter 03 Feb 2010
9 The Science Museum, London - an educational institution? Colloquium week 7 MT09 (Junior member speaker). Thad Parsons III 26 Nov 2009
10 'Fly Genetics': What can fruit flies tell us about our immune system? Colloquium - Week 5 MT09 (Senior Speaker). Petros Ligoxygakis 11 Nov 2009
11 Sino-Japanese Relations beyond ODA 'Sino-Japanese Relations beyond ODA' Colloquium - week 2 MT09. Matt Bilski 06 Nov 2009
12 Week 6 - "The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Failed States" "The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Failed States: Somalia, State Collapse and the Global War on Terror" A paper presented during the weekly Colloquium. Harry Verhoeven 16 Jun 2009
13 Colloquium Week 7: "What are the social work types and why should we care?" A paper presented on Tuesday 9th June 2009 at the St Cross College Colloquium. Tracy Wharton 10 Jun 2009
14 Colloquium Week 5: "Funding Conservation and Development in the Dominican Republic" A Paper detailing fieldwork analysing funding for conservation and development in the Dominican Republic. Laura Sauls 10 Jun 2009
15 Colloquium Week 2: Myths about the Medieval World There are some standard modern myths (e.g. "medieval people thought the earth was flat"; "they were considered old at the age of 30", etc.) which historians are always encountering in their audiences, and I will try to de-bunk some of these. Emilie Savage-Smith 05 Jun 2009