http://www.manchesterjewishstudies.org/screen-and-talk/ The University's Centre for Jewish Studies presents the public film screening of "Germans and Jews" with a Q&A with Dr Cathy Gelbin (Senior Lecturer in German Studies) on Wednesday 9 November. The date of the screening is selected for its commemorative symbolism for both Jewish and German history: the 1938 Reich … [Read more...] about Film screening: “Germans and Jews” Wed 9th Nov, 8:30pm at HOMEMcr
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JSPS Summer Programme 2017 Application Deadline: Sunday 15th January 2017 Fellowship to take place during fixed period: 13 June to 23 August 2017 The JSPS Summer Programme provides the opportunity for current MPhil or PhD students to receive a one week orientation on Japanese culture and research systems on arrival and then move to a host institution in Japan of their … [Read more...] about JSPS Summer Fellowship Programme 2017: Applications now open!
Resilience is now widely regarded as a ‘must have’ skill to deal with professional and personal challenge and change. Once learned, it strengthens the ability not just to ‘bounce back’ from adversity, but to learn, move forward and emerge better able to meet future challenges. This workshop is tailored specifically to the needs of Reseachers. It offers a background into the … [Read more...] about Upcoming workshop: “Resilience for Reseachers” Wed 9th Nov, 10am-1pm
A two-day ‘Mundane Methods’ extravaganza taking place at the University on Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th November, as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2016. The two days are jam-packed with talks, workshops, discussions and gatherings that are all free to attend and open to the public. There’s also a social event on the Monday evening with refreshments. Many … [Read more...] about #mundanemethods 7th & 8th Nov at the University of Manchester as part of the #ESRCfestival
In November 2016, we will join with other doctoral students and academics from around the world to participate in the popular Academic Writing Month or better known as AcWriMo. AcWriMo is an academic writing event open to anyone wishing to improve their writing productivity. Essentially participants set their own writing target that is both challenging yet realistic. For … [Read more...] about November 2016 is Academic Writing Month