Upcoming Events

The School of Philosophy organises various events and courses for the enjoyment of students and visitors. This page lists upcoming offerings that complement the School’s Philosophy courses and bring practical philosophy to everyday living.

You can also read more about featured events in the Features section of this site.

On the Calendar

  • Practical Wisdom Workshop - How do I make Better Choices? - Saturday, 30 September, 2017 - see below
  • Mindfulness for Life: science, practice and philosophy - October 3, 10, 17 and 24 - refer to Features page
  • Practical Wisdom Workshop - Democracy, Plato & the Freedom Trap - Saturday, 21 October, 2017 - see below
  • Cultural Day - Sunday 12th November, 2017
  • Practical Wisdom Workshop - Heartfulness - Saturday, 25 November, 2017 - see below

Practical Wisdom Workshops

More discourse than lecture, these presentations offer you the opportunity to engage with the subject matter, question, and discuss with like-minded people.  Join the discovery of practical wisdom and how it could be applied to daily life.

Current workshops are:

  • Saturday, 30 September - How do I make Better Choices?, presented by Mr Stephen Abrahams.
  • Saturday, 21 October - Democracy, Plato and the Freedom Trap, presented by Dr Craig Hassed.
  • Saturday, 25 November - Heartfulness, presented by Dr Stephen McKenzie.

For more information and to register, go to https://www.practicalwisdomworkshops.org/

Each workshop is limited to 20 attendees.

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Lifestyle & Culture Lectures

Lifestyle & Culture Lectures

The Lifestyle & Culture Lecture Series presents unique and exciting talks that explore issues of health and well-being, the arts and society, and the quest for happiness and self-knowledge.

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Cultural Day

Cultural Day

The Cultural Day is a wonderful opportunity for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students—along with family and friends—to take part in a range of workshops spanning the arts and sciences.

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Cultural Evenings at Croydon

Cultural Evenings at Croydon

The Cultural Evenings at Croydon are an opportunity for students of the School, along with family and friends, to enjoy engaging talks on a wide range of engaging topics in a lovely setting.

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Just This Day

Just This Day

Go beyond nationality, religious belief or difference and remember the still, silent present where everything is united—just this day. A worldwide event by our sister school in London.

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