If you could Change One Thing – about the Students’ Union, University, or even the world – what would it be?
As part of this year’s Union Annual General Meeting (AGM), we’re giving you the chance to make key decisions about the future of the Union in the year ahead. We’re asking you to suggest one thing you’d like to change. It could be anything from stocking your favourite chocolate bar in The Shop to a radical change such as a new building! Or it might be something you want to change in the University, or even the world! We’re … Read the rest
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The summer term kicks off tomorrow – but it’s not officially summer until you’ve had a BBQ!
That’s right: the annual WSA End of Term BBQ is back on 02 June.
We’ve got lots of surprises in store for you, including some amazing entertainment and, of course, plenty of good Barbie grub!
So save the date and make sure you don’t miss out on one of the highlight events in the WSA Calendar.
Tickets will be coming to the WSA Cafe very soon!… Read the rest
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We asked postgraduate student Zoe M. Harris to write a post to give students some advice for new and current PhD students. She has done just that and some of her gems of knowledge may be useful to undergraduates as well! Zoe’s advice will appear in a weekly series starting with this post with tips on the PhD. Stay tuned for next week’s post about the job hunt.
After handing in my thesis and waiting to viva (this is an oral examination for those that don’t know!), I was applying for jobs and working as a research assistant writing papers … Read the rest
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