Public events

Public engagement is very important to the Oxford Neuroscience community. Watch this space for details of events and activities that the public can get involved with.

Through the looking glass - a  microscopy and ART exhibition in University Parks

12 June - 7 July 2017

Oxford University Parks

The Oxford Branch of the British  Science Association, in collaboration with several departments in University of Oxford, is happy to announce the opening of “Through the looking glass”, a science and art exhibition in University Parks. A series of beautiful microscopy images will be displayed from 12th June to 7th July, 8am – 8.30pm. This upcoming Saturday June 17, an opening event will run in the Parks from 11am to 2pm: learn more about microscopic worlds through hands-on activities, suitable for adults and kids, with real microscopes and several samples. Have a go yourself! Moreover, you can vote for your favourite image using hashtags in Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to select the exhibition winner!

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Brain DIARIES: modern neuroscience in action

10 March 2017 - 1 January 2018

Oxford University Museum of Natural History in partnership with Oxford Neuroscience

Throughout your life, your brain undergoes extraordinary changes. Fascinating physical developments in your brain unlock each new chapter as you grow. With billions of neurons and trillions of connections, your brain responds to your experiences to make you the person you are.

The Brain Diaries exhibition and event programme, launched to coincide with Brain Awareness Week,  reveal how the latest neuroscience is transforming what we know about our brains, from birth to the end of life. 

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Past events

See what we got up to for the Oxfordshire Science Festival in 2016.

Take a look at the programme of events we organised for Brain Awareness Week 2016.