Past Events

This is an archive of past events at AUR - you can filter these by 'associated academic program' using the drop-down list above.

International migration poses a number of important challenges in today's globalized world. In the last twenty years, the Mediterranean  has been the center of several migratory routes connecting the Middle East and the Southern rim of the"Mare Nostrum" to Europe. Governmental and non governmental actors have recently clashed over what is the right way to address the ongoing "migratory crisis". This conference brings together Dr Antonio Marchesi (Professor of International Law and President of Amnesty International Italy), Dr Gabriele Eminente (Director General Médecins Sans Frontières - MSF)and Dr Lyal Sunga (Professor of International Law, AUR and Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law), three  leading  experts who will discuss whether as some claim life-saving operations a threat to security, or rather constitute a necessary response to a humanitarian emergency.

13 Nov 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Robben Island, situated 8km off the coast of Cape Town, or Mother City as it is affectionately known, is unmistakably etched into the horizon and ‘visible’ in more ways than one to the local, as well as visiting eye.

9 Nov 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

It's coming soon! 

Freak Show
9 Nov 2017, 18:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 4

Fabrizia LanzaFabrizia Lanza is the owner and director of the Anna Tasca Lanza Cooking School located on her family’s 200-year-old agricultural estate in the heart of Sicily.

6 Nov 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

October 26-29, 2017, University of Copenhagen 

26 Oct 2017, 8:45
Karen Blixens Plads 8

Are the Rebel Alliance headquarters on Yavin 4 similar to the Mayan pyramids? Should the crumbling film sets of Tataouine that still stand in the Tunisian desert be considered an archaeological monument?

19 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

The second in our Fall series of Business Lectures sees us welcome back Bronwyn Sweeney (Bus ’06) to give insight into the day-to-day life of an Advertising Copywriter.

18 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Louise Schofield has been working in Ethiopia since 2006, directing archaeological, conservation and development projects in that extraordinary country.  The search for the Queen of Sheba brought her to her current site in Tigray, northeastern Ethiopia.

17 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 4
Kip Knight, an American international marketing expert with a focus on media literacy and misinformation, will discuss how global networks and human information processing have altered traditional conceptualization of authority and expertise.
17 Oct 2017, 17:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Judith Baumel is a poet, critic and translator.  She is Professor of English and was Founding Director of the Creative Writing Program at Adelphi University.  She lectures on modern and contemporary American poetry at Oxford University, UK.  A former director of the Poetry Society of America, her

16 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16