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The Alumni Association hosts and takes part in a number of events across the world to celebrate all things Sunderland and to keep you globally connected for life. We work with partners such as the British Council to publicise events open to alumni of British universities.  Our calender is also available to promote reunion events and assist with bookings.

 

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Community Lecture: My Life on the Docks

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 14:00 - 15:00
Time Zone: Europe/London
Local Time: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 14:00 - 15:00

A personal memoir of living in Sunderland’s Hudson Docks.

This talk is a history and personal memoir of living in Sunderland’s Hudson Docks, during a fascinating period of history around the Second World War.

Jack is a former engineer turned writer, poet and local speaker, and member of Living History North East and Sunderland Maritime Heritage Trust. He has recently written a book on John Murray, the resident harbour engineer of Sunderland who designed and built the South Dock.

A series of six FREE entertaining lectures by authoritative speakers, celebrating the 300th anniversary of the River Wear Commissioners, founded in 1717. 

Location: Sir Tom Cowie Lecture Theatre, Sir Tom Cowie Campus at St Peter's. Sunderland
Fees: Free
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