GradFest 2017 Programme of Events!

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Monday 20th February

Before 13:00, Free entry to QMotion gym.

10:00-12:00, Connecting with patients for Translational Research (HEP Connect) (Whitechapel Campus)

11:00 – 13:00, A brief introduction to MATLAB

11:00-13:00, Housing Precarity in London Today: Action Research and Creating Change

14:00- 16:00, “Respective Lenses” Uncomfortable reflections on inter-disciplinary collaboration and why it’s worth the risk! (Whitechapel Campus)

15:30 – 17:00, Introduction to 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. 

17:30-18:30, Picture This:  Research Through a Lens Exhibition and Wine Reception

18:30 – 20:30, Café Scientifique

Tuesday 21st February

Before 13:00, Free entry to QMotion gym.

9:30 – 11:00, Getting started with stats and SPSS

11:00 – 13:00, WISE@QMUL: How to Present Your Most Confusing Results with Confidence. 

13:30 – 14:30, WISE@QMUL Networking Lunch
Graduate Centre Common Room – 7th Floor Graduate Centre, Mile End.  All Welcome!

14:30-15:30, How to make your research collaborative and interdisciplinary.

15:30-17:30, Mural Painting with artist Caroline Derveaux-Berté (Part of Making your research collaborative and interdisciplinary) 

14:00-17:00, Decent Exposure: Enhance your academic web presence with an outstanding WordPress profile!

14:30 – 17:00, So you’re thinking of becoming a Postdoc?

18:00-20:00, Other languages; embodying intersections. When poetry erodes borders. 

Wednesday 22nd February

Before 13:00, Free entry to QMotion gym.

09:30-10:30, Free Yoga for PhD students. (Charterhouse Square Campus)

 12:00-14:00, PhD Parents and Carers

14:00-16:00 How to find and fund a Postdoc

17:30-21:00, PhD Show Off comedy and drinks!

Thursday 23rd February

Before 13:00, Free entry to QMotion gym.

09:30-10:30, Free Yoga for PhD students. (Whitechapel Campus)

11:00-13:00, Publishing in Academic Journals

14:00-16:00, Drone Building Worksop

14:30-17:00, Introduction to Public Engagement

16:00-18:00, Image J – workshop

18:00-21:00, Seeking Sanctuary – Refugees and Migrants Welcome at QMUL (with live music and wine reception.)

Friday 24th February

Before 13:00, Free entry to QMotion gym.

09:30-10:30, Free Yoga for PhD students.

11:00-12:30, LinkedIn Secrets for researchers: an introduction to finding jobs outside academia

13:00-17:00, Graduate Centre 2.03 -Sound Installation – Grief Cries

  • Please drop in to hear this sound installation of Irish Keening.

15:00-17:00 Grief Cries Seminar

14:00-16:00, Adding solutions, solving crimes: the reality behind Numb3rs (TV series)