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Constitutional Change in Canada and the UK - Challenges to Devolution and Federalism


 
This free two-day conference, joint with the Royal Society of Canada, will discuss various aspects of devolution including questions of national recognition, comparing the place of Scotland in the UK with that of Quebec in Canada.

Monday 14 September, 9 am-5 pm
Tuesday 15 Setpember, 9 am-3 pm.

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 Bordering on the Supernatural

Bordering on the Supernatural

22 Aug 2015

Join us at Bowhill House, Selkirk, to hear three expert speakers discuss the engagement with the supernatural in Borders Literature, notably in the Border Ballads and in the work of Walter Scott and James Hogg. THIS LECTURE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. WAITING LIST IN OPERATION.

The Twist in Light's Tail

The Twist in Light's Tail

14 Sep 2015

Professor Miles J Padgett FRS FRSE, Vice-Principal for Research and Kelvin Chair of Natural Philosophy (Physics and Astronomy), University of Glasgow will discuss light's energy and light's twist.

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