February 28, 2018, by Lisa Chin
Graduate School Bulletin, March 2018
Issue 02/2018 (07)
This bulletin provides monthly updates on upcoming events and activities by the Graduate School.
Researcher Development Programme
Upcoming RDP courses are listed below:
|5 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Nature of the PhD and the Supervision Process|
|5 March 2018||2pm – 4pm||Introduction to Development Needs Analysis|
|6 March 2018||10an – 12 noon||Planning Research and Time Management|
|6 March 2018||2pm – 4pm||Philosophy of Science|
|7 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Creative Thinking|
|8 March 2018||10am – 5pm||How to be an Effective Researcher|
|9 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Getting into the Habit of Writing|
|12 March 2018||10am – 3pm||Presentation Skills
*Presented as part of the Postgraduate Student Teacher’s Programme (PST)
|14 March 2018||10am – 1pm||Further Presentation Skills|
|16 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||What Do I Want to Get Out of Conference|
|19 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Introduction to the Skills of Teamwork for Researchers|
|21 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Getting Going on Your Thesis|
|26 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Finishing Your Thesis|
|28 March 2018||10am – 12 noon||Preparing for Your Annual Review|
To register, please click on the course title. This will direct you to our Moodle page where you can log in using your university credentials.
Call for Applications: Postgraduate Showcase 2018
Our annual Research Showcase is back with a new name, Postgraduate Showcase. This competition is a great opportunity for postgraduate taught and research students to share their passions for their research projects, practice their presentation skills and engage with the wider audience.
To apply to take part in the showcase, submit a press release outlining your research and why it is interesting to the wider community.
Press Release submission deadline: 5 March 2018 (3pm)
Invitation: Movie Night
We will be holding informal movie nights for postgraduates on a Thursday every two months. The first session is scheduled for 1 March 2018 at 7pm in H1B13.
We welcome all our postgraduate students to join.
Invitation: Games & Pizza Night
The Postgraduate Students’ Network (PGSN) will be holding a Games & Pizza Night on 9 March 2018 at 6.30pm in H1B11.
It’s FREE and open to all postgraduate students.
Invitation: Coffee and Cake
Our second coffee and cake session for 2018 will be held on 23 March 2018 at 3pm in H1B13.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any enquiries.