Urban Studies Events
Urban Studies at Glasgow (USG) organises a range of events on a regular basis for the benefit of staff, postgraduate researchers, students, academics from other institutions, policy-makers and practitioners, and members of the public and local communities. Click on the panels below to learn about recent or current events in our various series.
The Urban Studies Seminar Series
is sponsored by the McFie Bequest, and is open to all students and staff of the University as as well as people from outside the University.
Urban Studies Research Workshops
Convened by Dr Sohail Admad and Dr Varum Raturi, our Research Workshops are an opportunity for staff and postgraduate researchers to learn about each other’s work and to develop new research skills together.
City Planning Film Club
Curated by Dr Andrew Hoolachan, the City Planning Film Club is open to postgraduate students and staff.
Urban Theory Reading Group
Convened by Dr David Waite, the purpose of the Urban Theory Reading Group is to introduce or reinforce the importance of urban theory within urban studies.
John Smith Centre Power Hours
Each Power Hour session seeks to examine a different aspect of power in politics and public life.