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  • Graduate School Welcome Event

    Date: 25 April 2017
    Venue: Room 4D24 (Level 4 of Library), Frenchay Campus

    This popular, informal event enables recently registered postgraduate researchers to get an overview of the institutional support available throughout their research degree programmes.

  • CALR Forum - Supporting survivors of sexual violence beyond disclosure

    Date: 25 April 2017
    Venue: Room 3A022, Frenchay Campus

    The Centre for Applied Legal Research is hosting a CALR Forum event featuring Rowan Miller who is Director of Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS). Rowan will be giving a talk entitled: 'Supporting survivors of sexual violence beyond disclosure'.

  • Looking After Yourself during a doctorate

    Date: 27 April 2017
    Venue: 4D24 (Level 4), Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    This session will equip you with some useful techniques such as mindfulness, resilience, and relaxation to help you cope with any difficulties that arise.

  • Preparing to Teach

    Date: 02 May 2017
    Venue: Room 6X109, X Block (Frenchay Campus), Floor 6, Bristol Business Engagement Centre (BBEC)

    This session will explore the principles of teaching and learning and will focus on the needs of those who are new to teaching. It will allow you to discuss how adults learn, how you can use your research experience in the classroom, learn how to manage a group of learners and how to conduct an assessment of student work.

  • The Beginners' Guide to the Research Degree

    Date: 03 May 2017
    Venue: 4D24 (Level 4), Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    This workshop presents an overview of the research degree programme at UWE, including helpful advice on planning your research project, applying for ethical approval and arrangements for protecting the intellectual property generated.

  • 5th International Conference on Bio-Sensing Technology

    Date: 07 May - 10 May 2017
    Venue: Riva del Garda Congress Centre (on Lake Garda), Italy

    Following the success of the first four conferences, the 5th International Conference on Bio-Sensing Technology will continue to bring together leaders from industry and academia to exchange and share their experiences, present research results, explore collaborations and to spark new ideas, with the aim of developing new projects and exploiting new technology for bio-sensing applications.

  • The Socially Enterprising Researcher

    Date: 08 May 2017
    Venue: 4D24 (Level 4), Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    This course will introduce you to the concept of social enterprise, showing how you can apply your research talents, experience, and values in finding innovative solutions to social and environmental problems using an increasingly popular business model.

  • Data Management Best Practice

    Date: 10 May 2017
    Venue: 4D24 (Level 4), Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    Good data management is a fundamental part of good research practice. If research data are well organised, documented, preserved and accessible, and their accuracy and validity is controlled, the result is high quality data, and efficient and cost effective research.

  • Managing Long Documents in Microsoft Word 2010

    Date: 11 May 2017
    Venue: IT Training room, Learning and Development Centre, Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC)

    A workshop concentrating on using advanced facilities in Microsoft Word such as master documents, outlining, referencing and indexing to keep your thesis well organised and easy to manage. Suitable for all research students who have an intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word.

  • Social Science Research Group - Research, Partnership working and Knowledge Exchange Event

    Date: 18 May 2017
    Venue: The Watershed, Bristol

    This event will showcase the collaborative research partnerships that Social Science academics from UWE have been involved in. It will be a mix of presentations, research posters, and opportunities to network and collaborate with external partners.

  • The Intervention Initiative: Development, implementation and facilitation

    Date: 18 May 2017
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, UWE

    The Intervention Initiative is an evidence-based bystander programme commissioned by Public Health England for the prevention of sexual and domestic violence in university settings. The bystander approach is recommended by Universities UK.

    This event is suitable for senior university managers, academic staff, professional service staff, Student Union staff and Presidents, professional facilitators in the third sector.

  • NVivo 10: Software for Qualitative Data Analysis

    Date: 22 May - 23 May 2017
    Venue: IT Training rooms, Learning and Development Centre, Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC)

    This two day workshop will introduce you to the principles, functionality and application of NVivo in the context of real research projects, illustrating how it can be used throughout the research process; from research design and literature review, through data analysis and write-up.

  • Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences: Invitation to register for Professor Nicola Walsh's Inaugural Lecture

    Date: 24 May 2017
    Venue: Glenside Campus, Bristol

    'The Long and Winding Road': Establishing clinical and cost-effective management for people with osteoarthritis. Event Details 8.75 million people in the UK experience pain and reduced function as a result of osteoarthritic joint pain, a figure that is projected to increase as the population gets older, heavier and less active. Research evidence clearly demonstrates the benefits of exercise and self-management strategies in managing symptoms.

  • Housekeeping for your research data

    Date: 25 May 2017
    Venue: 4D26 (Level 4), Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    Based on guidance from the Digital Curation Centre (, this introductory session will look at some of the practical activities that relate to data management, preservation, and potential sharing and re-use. It will give an overview of a range of issues from data management planning, describing data, deciding what data to keep, to finding a suitable long term home for your data.

  • Reconstructing Organization: The 'Loungification' of Society

    Date: 07 June 2017
    Venue: 2X242 Faculty of Business and Law (New Building), Frenchay Campus

    Dr Damian P. O'Doherty Senior Lecturer in Organization Analysis, University of Manchester will present: Reconstructing Organization: The 'Loungification' of Society.

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