This is the first of a planned series of one-day conferences aimed at PhD students and early career scholars from across the Humanities and beyond. The University of Manchester - 16th June 2017 The conference aims to serve as an interdisciplinary forum for discussion, analysis and reflection on the concept of femininity and gender representations, which are socially, … [Read more...] about CfP: Women on the Verge – Transformations in Literature, Gender and Society deadline 15th March
Archives for March 2017
Thesis Boot Camp JUNE 2017 Wednesday 14th June – Friday 16th June. Venue: Cliff College (Peak District) Cost: FREE Guidance notes and application form: http://documents.manchester.ac.uk/display.aspx?DocID=30389 Are you planning on submitting your thesis by September 2017 but are finding it difficult to finish? Why not apply to Thesis Boot Camp, a … [Read more...] about Thesis Boot Camp June 2017 – Applications now OPEN
Watch the Budget live, with expert speakers, Manchester academics and the Policy@Manchester team all on hand to discuss the topics, policies and ideas that matter to you. Write or film a response (solo or team!) and be published on Manchester Policy Blogs. Bring your laptop, bring your ideas and join the hack! Whether this is coming together to watch the Budget itself, … [Read more...] about #BudgetHack with Policy@Manchester, 8th March
Psychologist Dr Peter Hawkins and his colleagues write, "Many people wait for their ideal career to fall into their lap. We can assure them that this is not going to happen." This 1 hour session will introduce a tool kit of career management strategies that you can choose from to build your own approach for managing your career now and after your PhD. Your ideal career may not … [Read more...] about Career Management Strategies workshop – 21st March, 1-4pm
Be big. A quick way to instantly feel more confident is to make yourself big. Stretch out and hold your hands high above your head, stand firm with your feet slightly apart, lift your head and chest and stretch to the ceiling. This is a power pose and can instantly increase your confidence. It promotes more positive body language, helps you to breath more easily and deeply and … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 7 : Be big!