Grimshaw Club Events

As a society we hold many events throughout the academic year on LSE's premises, online and around London. Among these events are deep-dive lectures from specialists, informal discussions of current affairs, workshops and socials to meet other society members. Below you will be able to see what events we will be holding soon!


November 12th 2021

Myanmar Crisis Panel Discussion

The crisis in Myanmar has ramped up recently, with the international community rejecting the new military government. Join us for a discussion on how it got to this point and what the international community can do to help resolve the crisis.


October 28th 2021

Postgrad Pancakes

Are you a postgrad student wanting to meet new people through Grimshaw? Come to our Pancake-based social at My Old Dutch pancake house in MT05!


October 19th 2021

Careers in Think Tanks Panel Event

Join us on the evening of the 19th of October for a panel with representatives from Chatham House, the ECFR and the IEA to discuss how you can get involved in the thinktank and research industries once you leave university.

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October 7th-8th 2021

Trips Info Sessions

Come along to our trips info sessions for more info about what our trips are, how you can go on a trip and how to apply to be a trip leader this year for the Grimshaw Club!


September 29th 2021

Grimshaw AGM

Join us for our yearly AGM where we will launch the club and meet the new committee! We will discuss plans for the new academic year.

After the AGM concludes we plan to go to the IR department party!


November 11th 2021

Trip Leaders Briefing

This essential briefing for our selected team leaders will prepare you for planning your trip and getting ready to go. If you've been invited and can't make it, please contact us to get the information provided during this session.


October 27th 2021

IR100 Essay Workshop

Need to write an IR100 essay but don't know where to start? We have an upcoming IR100 essay writing workshop in MT05 where we will guide you in writing your first International Relations essay.


October 14th 2021

Women's Voices in IR Coffee Morning

Join us on Thursday 14th October for a coffee morning with Dr Katharine Millar discussing Women's voices in IR. This event will begin at 10:30am in the New Academic Building.

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October 7th 2021

Haiti Coffee Evening

Join us on the evening of the 7th of October for an academic discussion about the historical and contemporary context in which Haiti operates with Shodona Kettle and Professor Matthew J. Smith.


November 9th 2021

Headlines: On COP26 and Climate Negotiations

Join us for breakfast on Tuesday 9th November at 10am where we'll discuss the trials and tribulations (and the memes) that have come about because of the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow this year.


October 27th 2021

Russian Elections Coffee Morning

Interested in Russian politics and the aftermath of the election? Join us for a coffee morning with Professor Lankina in MT05 where she will discuss her upcoming book.

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October 11th 2021

German Embassy Visit

On Monday 11th October Grimshaw will visit the German embassy. We will discuss the implications of the recent election for diplomacy, meet with officials and tour the building.

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October 1st 2021

Afghanistan Coffee Morning

Join us for an informal conversation with Dr Antonio Giustozzi on the recent US troops withdrawal from Afghanistan, the consequent Taliban takeover and the significance of such developments for the future of the country. 

The event will start at 10:30am in the Weston Café (SU 6th floor). Come a bit earlier at 10am if you'd like to have a little breakfast with pastries and coffee (on us!).