Lowbury in lockdown

By Amy C. Smith (Curator, Ure Museum) Through her explorations in the archives at the Ure Museum & elsewhere, Amara Thornton helped us to (re)write the history of the Ure…Read More >

An Understudied History

BAME students in the early years of the university (by Amara Thornton, former Research Officer at the Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology) As part of her research into the history…Read More >

Miss Ashford’s Painting

By Amara Thornton (Research Officer, Ure Museum) Last week, University of Reading Art Collections tweeted a picture of a painting called “Roman Wall from Sewingshields Crags”.  This painting now hangs…Read More >