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LSE Event: Understand Today, Shape Tomorrow
LSE is delighted to welcome back to campus alumna Ruth Porat (MSc Industrial Relations 1981), Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Alphabet and Google and journalist, television presenter and LSE alumnus Martin Lewis (BSc Government and Law 1994), – founder of Money Saving Expert and The Money & Mental Health Policy Institute, to take part in the launch of LSE 2030.
LSE Director, Minouche Shafik (MSc Economics 1986) and Ruth will take part in a fireside chat about the role of LSE and how it can shape the world in turbulent times of economic uncertainty and social transformations. Their discussion will also touch on the importance of diversity, lifelong learning and Ruth’s own career path from her time as an MSc student at LSE, to her current leadership role.
Following this Minouche will be in conversation with Martin where they discuss his time at LSE (where he was elected General Secretary of the Students’ Union) and his ongoing relationship with the School (he serves as a Governor) and the impact that has had on his hugely successful career in a number of different industries.
19 September @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
25 September 2019
Bringing joy and colour to the Northbank, St Mary Le Strand will be exhibiting the work of the artist Veronica von Degenfeld. This FREE exhibition within the church is a brilliant chance to see and reflect upon some amazing work.
27 September 2019
We’re the new kid on the festival block. We’re big on creativity, low on convention. Over two nights in September, Emerge Festival will see a creative kaleidoscope of events take over 11 London Boroughs. With one ticket, you’ll have access to all the night’s venues and some of the best breakthrough artists in town. Their stage? 50 of the capital’s iconic buildings from Tower Bridge’s glass walkway to The Design Museum’s paraboloid hall. We’ve curated nine jam-packed circuits to enthral…
1 October 2019
An incredibly eye opening and important exhibition from Kings College London. Estimated to affect 40 million people worldwide, London-based Syrian artist Sara Shamma brings to light the global issue of human trafficking and modern slavery in this free art exhibition.
2 October 2019
Back with Embankment Garden Cinema for a limited time, BFI London Film Festival is an excellent showcase for film and the final piece to Northbank's puzzle as a riverside cultural quarter.