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.

 

15th Mar 2011
Attitudes to Disability in Northern Ireland
Goretti Horgan

ARK Seminar Series 2011/12

This Seminar was presented on the 15th March 2011 at NICVA Headquarters, Duncairn Gdns, Belfast.

19th Jan 2011
Biographical stories of transition to adulthood: Growing up in Northern Ireland 1997- 2010
Sheena McGrellis (Senior Research Fellow at London South Bank University/University of Ulster)

ARK Seminar Series 2011/12

This seminar by Sheena McGrellis (Senior Research Fellow at London South Bank University/University of Ulster) will draw on data from a qualitative longitudinal study which spans over a decade of social, economic and political change.

This Seminar was presented NICVA Headquarters, Duncairn Gdns, Belfast on the 18th January 2011.

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16th Nov 2010
Protecting the Vunerable
Professor Chris Whelan

ARK Seminar Series 2010/11

Professor Chris Whelan, University College Dublin, will explore poverty and social exclusion in the Republic within the context of the current economic crisis.

This Seminar was presented on the 16th November 2010 at NICVA Headquarters, Duncairn Gdns, Belfast

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19th Oct 2010
Get up and go!
Katie Liston and Paula Devine.

ARK Seminar Series 2010/11:

Katie Liston, School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, will discuss participation in sport and other leisure activities, using findings from the 2009 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey.

This Seminar was presented NICVA Headquarters, Duncairn Gdns, Belfast on the 19th October 2010.

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26th Apr 2010
Preview of the 2009 Young Life and Times Survey Results
Dr. Dirk Schubotz (QUB), Wendy Osborne (OBE), (Director of the Volunteer Development Agency) and Meave Hully, (Chief Officer of the Patient and Client Council)

Preview of the 2009 Young Life and Times Survey Results.

2009 YLT key findings will be presented on the issues of community relations, volunteering and attitudes to mental health services for young people. Co-presenters of the findings will be Wendy Osborne (OBE), Director of the Volunteer Development Agency, and Meave Hully, Chief Officer of the Patient and Client Council.

This Seminar was presented at NICCY, 17-25 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA on 26 April 2010.

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23rd Mar 2010
Bullies and Victims at School: How many are involved, what are the health effects, and what are the issues for schools?
Dr. Conor McGuckin, Trinity College Dublin

ARK Seminar Series 2010/11

Bullies and Victims at School: How many are involved, what are the health effects, and what are the issues for schools?

 

This Seminar was presented at NICVA, Duncairn Gardens, Belfast on 23 March 2010.

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10th Feb 2010
Vacant Seats and Empty Pews
Bernadette C. Hayes and Lizanne Dowds

ARK Seminar Series 2010/11

Shifting Sands - Religious Change in Northern Ireland.

This Seminar was presented Belfast on 23 February 2010 at NICVA, Duncairn Gardens

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19th Jan 2010
Should we worry about Child Poverty in Northern Ireland?
Goretti Horgan

ARK Seminar Series 2010/11

This Seminar was presented on 19 January 2010 at NICVA, Duncairn Gardens, Belfast

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17th Nov 2009
Prejudice and Tolerance in Northern Ireland
Dr. Neil Jarman, Institute for Conflict Research

ARK Seminar Series 2009/10

This Seminar was presented on 18 November 2009 at NICVA, Duncairn Gardens, Belfast

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19th Oct 2009
The school starting age - too much too soon for four year olds?
Sue Palmer, Professor Peter Tymms, Mark Langhammer, Dr Liz Fawcett,

ARK Seminar Series 2009/10

ARK seminar presented jointly with Queens University Belfast School of Education.

Keynote speakers:

  • Sue Palmer, Writer broadcaster and consultant. Author of Toxic Childhood and 21st Century Boys.
  • Professor Peter Tymms, Director, Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring, School of Education, Durham University.

Contributing Speakers:

  • Mark Langhammer, Director ATL Northern Ireland
  • Dr Liz Fawcett, Parent