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  • Date and time: Thursday 22 November 2018, 6pm to 9pm
  • Location: Spring Lane Building, Campus West, University of York (Map)
  • Audience: Open to Public
  • Admission: Free admission, booking recommended

Event details

The Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC) Photography Competition, ‘Celebrating People and Places Globally’, has now closed after receiving a fantastic response from staff and students across the University of York.

The top 20 shortlisted photographs will be on display at a FREE photography exhibition in the Spring Lane Building Atrium, Monday 19th - Thursday 22nd November. Come along to view the photographs and pick your favourite to win the People’s Choice Award. Voting for the award is open for the duration of the exhibition and takes place via ballot box in the Spring Lane Building or the competition website.

The IGDC invites you to attend the public Evening Awards Ceremony on Thursday 22nd November, 18:00-20:00, in the Spring Lane Building Atrium where the competition winners will be announced. This event will celebrate international diversity and raise awareness of global development here at the University of York by featuring international food and entertainment, an expert judging panel, guest speakers and the opportunity to view all of the shortlisted photographs.

Book your ticket now!

Awards Ceremony Programme:





Arrival Drinks

Spring Lane Atrium


Welcome Speech

  • Professor Jean Grugel (Director, IGDC)

  • John Robinson (PVC for Teaching and Learning)

Spring Lane Atrium


York International Showcase:

Entertainment & Stalls

Spring Lane Atrium


Guest Speaker Presentations

Spring Lane Lecture Theatre


IGDC Photography Competition Awards Ceremony

Spring Lane Lecture Theatre



Spring Lane Atrium