ARK Research Seminar Videos


Below is a listing of all the ARK research seminars that have been recorded for online viewing since 2004. Included are any documentation and press releases associated with each seminar where applicable. However, if you require hard copy versions of these documents, please contact us by phone (+44 (0) 2871 375513) or send an email to our secretary.

All work that refers to an ARK Research Update should acknowledge it using the appropriate bibliographic citation. For example:

Lloyd, Katrina and Devine, Paula, 2006, To stay or not to stay: that is the question, ARK Research Update 45, Belfast: ARK <http://www.ark.ac.uk/publications/updates/update45.pdf >

 

There are over 100 ARK Research Seminar Videos with associated documents. You can the search facility below with keywords or names to help find the ARK Research Seminars you are interested in.

 

13th Jun 2018
Public Attitudes to UK Armed Forces
Professor Chérie Armour and Dr Bethany Waterhouse-Bradley (Ulster University)

ARK - Seminar Series 2017 - 2018

Launch of the 2017 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey

This events marks the launch of the findings of the 2017 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey. This seminar, by Professor Chérie Armour and Dr Bethany Waterhouse-Bradley (Ulster University), reports on the first ever survey of public attitudes to Armed Forces veterans conducted in Northern Ireland.

This seminar took place in the Skainos Centre, Newtownards Road, Belfast on the 13 June 2018.

Updates
update121.pdf271.82 KB
23rd May 2018
Young Peoples Experiences of "Stop and Search" Powers in Northern Ireland
by Dr John Topping (Lecturer of Criminology, QUB)

ARK - Seminar Series 2017 - 2018

Launch of the 2017 Young Life and Times Survey

Dr John Topping from Queens University delivers a presentation based on the results of the 2017 Young Life and Times (YLT) Survey focusing on Young Peoples Experiences of "Stop and Search" Powers in Northern Ireland.

The venue for this event was: Room OG/007 Queen’s University 69/71 University Street Belfast BT7 1HL

Updates
update120.pdf360.99 KB
14th May 2018
Healthy Eating and Lifestyles: involving children in developing questions for KLT
by Lesley Emerson (Advisory Group working with St Ita's Primary School)

ARK - Seminar Series 2017 - 2018

Launch of the 2017 Young Life and Times Survey

Lesley Emerson, Advisory Group working with St Ita's Primary School, talking about the problems and successes involved in creating survey questions for primary school children.

KLT and YLT are annual surveys run by ARK that record the views of P7 children (KLT) and 16- year olds (YLT) living in Northern Ireland about issues that affect them.

The venue for this event was: Room OG/007 Queen’s University 69/71 University Street Belfast BT7 1HL

13th May 2018
Findings from the Launch of the 2017 Young Life and Times Survey.
by Dr Dirk Schubotz, (Director of the Young Life and Times Survey, QUB)

ARK - Seminar Series 2017 - 2018

Launch of the 2017 Young Life and Times Survey.

A presentation of some of the 2017 findings.

 

22nd Nov 2017
Bonfires, Flags, Identity and Cultural Traditions
Gillian Robinson and Paula Devine

ARK Seminar Series 2017- 2018

Bonfires, Flags, Identity and Cultural Traditions

This seminar took place in Baskin Room, Skainos Centre,
239 Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 1AF, on Wednesday 22 November from 12 noon.

Updates
update119.pdf436.26 KB
Slides
16th Nov 2017
Relationships in the Round in Adult Safeguarding: messages from recent research in England
by Professor Jill Manthrope (Kings University London).

ARK - Seminar Series 2017 - 2018

'Relationships in the Round' in Adult Safeguarding:
messages from research in England

This seminar took place in Queen's University Belfast, on Thursday 16 November at 3:30pm.

Slides
jmnov17s.pdf652.77 KB
23rd Jun 2017
Waking up in a different country: Brexit and Northern Ireland
Cathy Gormley-Heenan, Arthur Aughey and Paula Devine

Cathy Gormley-Heenan (Ulster University) discusses public attitudes to, and expectations of, Brexit, based findings from the 2016 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey.
For more information on the survey, see www.ark.ac.uk/nilt/2016

Updates
update116.pdf196.08 KB
19th Jun 2017
2016 KLT and YLT Survey Results Launch.
Dirk Schubotz (ARK), Dr Mark Browne (The Executive Office) and Grace Kelly (ARK).

ARK - Launch of the 2016 Northern Ireland
Young Life & Times (YLT) and Kid's Life& Times (KLT) Surveys

This seminar took place 19 June 2017, Room G026 School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, Queen’s University Belfast

16th Jun 2017
Attitudes to abortion in Northern Ireland
Professor Ann Marie Gray (Ulster University).

ARK - Launch of 2016 NI Life & Times Survey Public attitudes to abortion

Public attitudes to abortion

This seminar took place in NICVA, 61 Duncairn Gardens, on Friday 16 June at 11am.

Updates
update115.pdf324.46 KB
07th Jun 2017
Hearing the voice of kinship foster carers in Northern Ireland
by Mandi MacDonald (QUB) and Kathleen Toner (The Fostering Network in Northern Ireland)

ARK Workshop

Exploring Inequalities in caring: grandparents’ experiences of kinship care from multiple perspective.

The aim of this workshop is to explore issues related to older kinship carers from different perspectives – research, personal experience, NGO organisation, practitioner, and policy. The event is organised by ARK Ageing Programme, and supported by BSGNI, and Keele University.

Slides