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CALL FOR PAPERS for Speaking of Science Conference – Deadline 21 March

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Speaking of Science Thursday 8 May 2014 The annual Speaking of Science conference is a unique and very popular student led event for all postgraduate researchers in the physical, biomedical and life sciences at Cardiff University and neighbouring institutions. The conference provides a valuable opportunity for postgraduates to find out about research being pursued and [...]

Dr Who Visits the Home of the UGC

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

There was much excitement today as a film crew arrived and transformed the Hadyn Ellis Building into a set for the new series of Dr Who. Click here to read a report from Wales Online. With both Sherlock Holmes and Dr Who being filmed at the Hadyn Ellis Building over the last few months, it [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia: Biomedical and Life Sciences – 11 April

Friday, March 14, 2014

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia: Biomedical and Life Sciences Friday 11 April, 13:45 – 17:00 This event for postgraduate research students and research staff provides an opportunity to explore the range of career opportunities available within the biomedical and life sciences beyond academia. Speakers from a range of employers, both public and private sector, will [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for ‘Our Physical World’ Postgraduate Research Event – 27 March

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

‘Our Physical World’ Postgraduate Research Event Thursday 27th March 2014, 2.30 – 5 pm Hadyn Ellis Building, Maindy Road We are pleased to present this new event, featuring a poster competition for PSE postgraduate researchers. The event also offers the chance to network and hear from the following special guest speakers: Professor Hywel Thomas, Pro [...]

University Graduate College Newsletter – March to May 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

The University Graduate College is pleased to share with you the latest issue of the University Graduate College Newsletter, which provides an overview of our recent work. Please click here for the English and here for the Welsh PDFs, or find them attached below. We hope you enjoy this new issue. If you have any [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for Voice of Humanities Conference – 20 March

Monday, March 3, 2014

Voice of Humanities Thursday 20 March 2014 CALL FOR DELEGATES Postgraduate students from Cardiff University and the neighbouring institutions are invited to attend this exciting interdisciplinary humanities conference. It will be held on Thursday 20 March at Cardiff University Haydn Ellis building. The aim is to provide Humanities-based MPhil and PhD students with an opportunity [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference – DEADLINE EXTENDED to 7 March

Friday, February 28, 2014

Spotlight on Social Sciences Tuesday 15 April 2014 A Conference and Poster Competition for Postgraduate Researchers at Cardiff University and Neighbouring Institutions Would you like the opportunity to present your research in an open, friendly and informal environment? Then look no further than the Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference. The conference is a student-led, interdisciplinary [...]

Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) – 20 May

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) Tuesday 20 May, 17:00 -19:00 Hadyn Ellis Building Lecture Theatre This entertaining event aims to de-mystify the PhD viva by providing an example of a ‘good viva’ and a ‘bad viva’. A team of staff will take on the roles of Chairman of Examiners, Internal Examiner, External Examiner, PhD [...]

Leadership at Lunchtime: Developing Yourself and Your Leadership Skills – 3 March

Monday, February 24, 2014

Leadership at Lunchtime: Developing Yourself and Your Leadership Skills (Facilitated by Professor Paola Borri, Cardiff School of Biosciences) Monday 3 March, 13:00 – 14:00 Hadyn Ellis Building This programme of lunchtime talks considers aspects of leadership in the context of research or academia in general. Each session will involve a short talk from someone in [...]

Academic Careers in the Humanities and Social Sciences – 13 March

Friday, February 21, 2014

Academic Careers in the Humanities and Social Sciences Thursday 13 March 2014, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) The University Graduate College is hosting a new careers event on Academic Careers in the Humanities and Social Sciences on the afternoon of Thursday 13 March 2014. This event for postgraduate [...]

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