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Thursday, May 30, 2013

The Postgraduate Summer Party Friday 14 June, 8pm until 2am @ The Vanilla Rooms, Park House Cardiff At our recent PhD Comics event, we asked the attendees to give us suggestions for a summer social event. The majority of feedback called for an event where postgraduate students could get together in an informal and friendly [...]

LAST CALL FOR DELEGATES for ‘Buildings, Towns, Cities and People’ Interdisciplinary Conference – 14 June

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Buildings, towns, cities and people: a forum for interdisciplinary connections in postgraduate research Friday 14 June 2013 9.00am – 5.30pm Glamorgan Building, Committee Rooms 1 & 2 All PhD students are welcome. Admission is free. Registration for delegates extended to the 3rd of June This interdisciplinary event brings together postgraduate researchers with an interest in [...]

NEW WORKSHOPS! ‘R’ software for Data Analysis and Graphics – 12 June

Thursday, May 30, 2013

R for Data Analysis and Graphics Wednesday 12 June, 1pm Heath Park Campus Cochrane Building Health Library IT room 1.06 or Cardiff Business School room F44 at 4 p.m. ‘R’ Is free software for data analysis and graphics that works with Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. In these 1.5 hour sessions, interdisciplinary group members [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for Translations Conference – 27 & 28 June

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Call for Delegates Translations: Exchange of Ideas An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference June 27th – 28th 2013, Cardiff University Keynote Speakers: Dr Eileen Brennan (St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University) Dr Elizabeth Wren-Owens (Cardiff University) Doctoral researchers from the humanities and social sciences are invited to attend this interdisciplinary postgraduate conference that explores the concept of [...]

Free HEA Webinar! – Friday 31 May

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

‘An introduction to the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) and advice about applying.’ Friday 31 May Richard Brawn, an expert in Consultancy & Accreditation from the HEA, will be discussing the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) at this free webinar. You will be able to ask Richard questions and find out how you can use [...]

JOMEC PhD Conference – Wednesday 5 June

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

JOMEC PhD Conference Bute Building, Room 0.14 Wednesday 5 June All Cardiff PhD students and supervisors are welcome. Booking is not necessary. Schedule: 10.00 Dafina Paca Neither Here nor There: Kosovo Albanian Identity in Diaspora 10.30 Ahmed Topkev How is Faith Reported? Designing Comparative Research into UK, Israeli and Turkish Journalism 11.00 Carlo Piccinini The Challenges of [...]

WISERD 2013 Annual Conference – Tuesday 25 & Wednesday 26 June

Friday, May 10, 2013

WISERD 2013 Annual Conference Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 June 2013 University of South Wales Bookings are now open for Wales’ largest social science conference! Wales’ largest social science conference will take place on 25t and 26 June at the University of South Wales. This annual conference showcases policy relevant research in Wales and attracts [...]

PRES Survey – Can you help us reach 50%?

Thursday, May 9, 2013

So far, we’ve had a 48.9% response rate to the PRES survey. We only need 21 more responses to reach our goal of 50%. Please help us reach this important goal. Eligible students will have received an email which includes an online link to the survey. Look for your email from Student Surveys and respond [...]

Open Access Publishing Workshop – Friday 24 May

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Open Access Publishing Workshop Friday 24 May, 10.30am – 12.30pm Bute Building, Room 1.50 This workshop is open to all authors, researchers, and research students who would like to know what they can expect from publishers with regards to Open Access, and what they can ask for. The workshop will be presented by Wilma Mossinck [...]

Postgrad BBQ! – Friday 10 May

Friday, May 3, 2013

Postgrad BBQ on the Balcony Friday 10 May, 6pm-9pm Fancy socialising with your fellow postgrad students over a fun and informal BBQ? When the sun is out (and we’re keeping our fingers crossed that it will be!), there’s no better place to enjoy it than on the Graduate Centre balcony! Tickets are only £6 for [...]