Insight Talks

Insight Talks

 A series of lunchtime talks given by experts from The Hunterian and the University of Glasgow.  

These talks offer an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections and current research at the University of Glasgow. 

The talks last approximately 10 minutes and take place every Tuesday at 1.00pm in various Hunterian locations.

Admission is free and all are welcome!

A list of previous Insight Talks can be found here.

Unfolding Whistler's Screen
Date: 24 May 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Katie O’Neill, Museum Studies Student
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Wildebeest, Drones and Computer Vision: Tools for understanding collective movement
Date: 31 May 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Elaine Ferguson, PhD Student, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow
Location: Hunterian Museum

Moments in History: Medals as Propaganda
Date: 7 June 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Jesper Ericsson, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Title to be confirmed
Date: 14 June 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: To be confirmed
Location: To be confirmed

Title to be confirmed
Date: 21 June 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: John Faithfull, The Hunterian
Location: To be confirmed

Muirhead Bone’s Pavilions of Progress
Date: 28 June 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Isobel MacDonald, Hunterian Associate
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Ichthyosaurs
Date: 5 July 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Neil Clark, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Museum

Lord Boyd Orr’s MC from Somme
Date: 12 July 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Jesper Ericcson, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Museum

Renaissance Prints
Date: 19 July 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Peter Black, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Tracking Animals
Date: 26 July 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Nicky Reeves, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Museum