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AfriSoc and other African-Related Events around Oxford

  • An Evening with Dame Sharon White, DBE, Chair of the John Lewis Partnership
    An Evening with Dame Sharon White, DBE, Chair of the John Lewis Partnership
    Thu, 06 Apr
    Cottingham
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 07 Apr 2023, 19:00
    Cottingham, Castle Rd, Cottingham HU16 5JQ, UK
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 07 Apr 2023, 19:00
    Cottingham, Castle Rd, Cottingham HU16 5JQ, UK
    The Principal and Fellows of St Anne’s College are delighted to welcome Dame Sharon White for a student-led panel interview. As Chair of the John Lewis Partnership, Dame Sharon heads one of the most well-known British brands that features in towns and cities across the country.
  • Kiswahili Classes
    Kiswahili Classes
    Thu, 06 Apr
    Oxford
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 18 May 2023, 19:00
    Oxford, 13 Bevington Rd, Oxford OX2 6LH, UK
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 18 May 2023, 19:00
    Oxford, 13 Bevington Rd, Oxford OX2 6LH, UK
    Kiswahili Classes are back in session! The AfriSoc Swahili language classes are a great opportunity to practice, perfect, polish, or even begin learning Swahili.
  • DPhil Mixer
    DPhil Mixer
    Thu, 06 Apr
    Hub, Kellogg College uk
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 07 Apr 2023, 19:00
    Hub, Kellogg College uk, Hub, Kellogg College
    06 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 07 Apr 2023, 19:00
    Hub, Kellogg College uk, Hub, Kellogg College
    Postgraduate studies can be a lonely journey. Each term, the Africa Oxford Initiative (AfOx) organises DPhil Mixers that bring together African DPhil students across different disciplines and fields of study. DPhil Mixers are a valuable space of support for those travelling the DPhil journey
  • Eco-Poetry and Petro-Politics in the Niger Delta
    Eco-Poetry and Petro-Politics in the Niger Delta
    Thu, 23 Mar
    Oxford
    23 Mar 2023, 09:13 – 09:28 GMT
    Oxford, 13 Bevington Rd, Oxford OX2 6LH, UK
    23 Mar 2023, 09:13 – 09:28 GMT
    Oxford, 13 Bevington Rd, Oxford OX2 6LH, UK
    The Niger Delta region has produced some of the Nigeria’s fiercest eco-activists whose voices highlighted the ecological devastation and economic injustice of oil extraction in Nigeria. Asides the renowned Ken Saro-Wiwa, individuals like Ojaide Tanure, Ibiwari Ikiriko and Ogaga Ifowodo
  •  DPhil Mixer
     DPhil Mixer
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, 23 Mar
    Park Town
    23 Mar 2023, 09:10 – 9:25
    Park Town, Kellogg College, Park Town, Oxford OX2, UK
    23 Mar 2023, 09:10 – 9:25
    Park Town, Kellogg College, Park Town, Oxford OX2, UK
    The AfOx DPhil Mixer is finally here!!! Postgraduate studies can be a lonely journey. Each term, the Africa Oxford Initiative (AfOx) organises DPhil Mixers that bring together African DPhil students across different disciplines and fields of study.
  • Pioneering Evidence-Driven Innovations in Global Development: Opportunities and Challenges from 50 Years of BRAC Program
    Pioneering Evidence-Driven Innovations in Global Development: Opportunities and Challenges from 50 Years of BRAC Program
    Fri, 03 Mar
    Oxford
    03 Mar 2023, 23:00 – 23:15
    Oxford, 34 Broad St, Oxford OX1 3BD, UK
    03 Mar 2023, 23:00 – 23:15
    Oxford, 34 Broad St, Oxford OX1 3BD, UK
    The Future of Development Programme are excited to host a lecture with the Senior Leadership team of BRAC as they celebrate their 50th anniversary. BRAC is a pioneer in the international development field for its work in education, microfinance, and poverty reduction in Asia and Africa,
  • AfriSoc Kiswahili Classes
    AfriSoc Kiswahili Classes
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 03 Mar
    African Studies Centre (ASC)
    03 Mar 2023, 15:30 – 16:30
    African Studies Centre (ASC), African Studies Centre (ASC)
    03 Mar 2023, 15:30 – 16:30
    African Studies Centre (ASC), African Studies Centre (ASC)
    Kiswahili Classes are back in session! The AfriSoc Swahili language classes are a great opportunity to practice, perfect, polish, or even begin learning Swahili.
  • An Evening with Dame Sharon White, DBE, Chair of the John Lewis Partnership
    An Evening with Dame Sharon White, DBE, Chair of the John Lewis Partnership
    Thu, 02 Mar
    Oxford
    02 Mar 2023, 18:00
    Oxford, 56 Woodstock Rd, Oxford OX2 6HS, UK
    02 Mar 2023, 18:00
    Oxford, 56 Woodstock Rd, Oxford OX2 6HS, UK
    The Principal and Fellows of St Anne’s College are delighted to welcome Dame Sharon White for a student-led panel interview. As Chair of the John Lewis Partnership, Dame Sharon heads one of the most well-known British brands that features in towns and cities across the country. Prior to John Lewis,
  • AfriSoc Reading Corner with Afua Hirsch
    AfriSoc Reading Corner with Afua Hirsch
    Mon, 22 Nov
    Hovenden Room, All Souls College
    22 Nov 2021, 17:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Hovenden Room, All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, UK
    22 Nov 2021, 17:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Hovenden Room, All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, UK
    Join us for a conversation with Afua Hirsch that will be moderated by Nana Oforiatta Ayim at All Souls College. Afua will discuss her latest book Brit(ish): On Race, Identity, and Belonging and signed copies of the book will be available. Refreshments will be provided.
  • Oxford African and Caribbean Society Official Handover Ball
    Oxford African and Caribbean Society Official Handover Ball
    Sat, 09 Oct
    Oxford
    09 Oct 2021, 19:00 – 23:59
    Oxford, Parks Rd, Oxford OX1 3PW, UK
    09 Oct 2021, 19:00 – 23:59
    Oxford, Parks Rd, Oxford OX1 3PW, UK
    Join ACS members to celebrate the past year! Although the site says ACS members only, 40-50 spots have been allocated to AfriSoc members as part of the continued collaboration between ACS and AfriSoc.
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