Past event

Postgraduate Lecture Series - Plants: The Scientist, the Poison and the Future

Join the Provost for an evening of lectures presented by postgraduate researchers from the University. This event will focus on the main theme of plants with the following presentations:

– Sanne van den Berg, Classics – Poisonous plants and Roman politics in Tacitus' Annals
– Emma Hobbs, Biology – Engineering proteins for a greener future
– Elena Romero-Passerin D'Entreves, History – Plant professionals: The development of scientific jobs in eighteenth-century botanic gardens

Doors will open at 5.15 pm, presentations proceed at 5.30 pm. Refreshments and a light meal will be available. Please book a place in advance via PDMS.