Image © Aleksandra Wierzbowska
12 March 2020
Exhibition Road doors and Map Room bar open at 6.00pm
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
From £9.00 per person
An evening packed with tales of adventure and discovery to entertain and inspire. Discussion encouraged afterwards in the bar.
Hosted by anthropologist and broadcaster Mary-Ann Ochota, Geographical journeys: microlectures is an annual event organised by the Society’s Younger Members' Committee. All welcome.
A hard day's light: racing the sun across Hadrian's Wall
Can Jamie Rutherford follow the wall and run the width of England before the sun sets?
Image © Jade Rogers
In search of a lost 'house' in Bangladesh
70 years after Partition, Shreyashi Dasgupta goes in search of her grandfather's old home.
Image © Shreyashi Dasgupta
Buried treasure: unearthing an archipelago’s lost ecosystem
Alvaro Castilla-Beltrán takes us to Cape Verde to understand the impact of humans on biodiversity, exploring the soils beneath his feet.
Image © Autylio Gonçalvez Gonçalvez
Project Armenia: climbing above the clouds
On an expedition to scout new routes, Peter Rosso is challenged to address long-term mental health issues while high on the cliff walls.
Rhythm revolution: exploring Iran through its rich musical heritage
Ruairi Glasheen meets the young musicians drumming new life into ancient Persian traditions.
Image © Yury Sharov
Last stop in the remote Pacific
Leading an expedition to the Marquesas Islands to study a rare parrot, Liv Grant treks uninhabited islands, swims shark-filled waters and joins a festival of feathers.
Image © George Verdon
Around the world on nothing but optimism
Becca Marsh, Maximillian White and Joel Chevallier take adventures to misrepresented places, beginning with a trip around the globe in a £75 car.
Image © Andre Correia
Every landscape has a story to tell, and Britain has many landscapes.
20 March 2020
These events provide sixth form students with the experience to bridge the gap between school and university and explore what studying geography at university level is like.
26 March 2020
Join us to celebrate another sucessful year for the Society.
1 June 2020
A day of informative sessions for Year 12 pupils who are considering geography as a career option to find out more about where studying geography can lead.
7 July 2020
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