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Here you can find highlights of what is happening at Queen's that are of interest to postgraduates. If you'd like more information about events happening at Queen's, click here.
Library Training and Support
Open Access: The Future of Academic Publishing
Tuesday 15 October, 11.00am - 12.00pm, MBC 01/004
- An overview of open access & its benefits
- What to consider when publishing
- The support and guidance available to Queen's researchers
Please login to MyFuture to book a place.
You can also email email@example.com for more information.
Innovation for Growth in SMEs
Exploring Successful Innovation Practice
Wednesday 16 October, 08.30am - 10.30am, Riddel Hall
An innovation masterclass presented by Dr Lawrence Dooley, Business School, University College Cork.
- 8.30am - Networking Breakfast
- 9.00am - 'Innovation for Growth in SMEs: Exploring Successful Innovation Practice'
Masterclass led by from Dr Lawrence Dooley, University College Cork
Green at Queen's
Environmental Leadership Programme
Do you have an interest in climate change and the environment?
Would you be interested in the opportunity to learn new skills and improve your C.V?
Explore the exciting opportunities available to you through the Route A Degree Plus Environmental Leadership Programme:
- Workshops and Events
- Environmental Volunteering Activities throughout Campus
- Implementation of an Environmental Project
- Organisation of Environmental Awareness Events for Queen’s Environmental Campaigns – Green Week
Find out more: go.qub.ac.uk/greenatqueens
QUBSU Parents & Carers Network
Parents & Carers Lunch Time Catch Up
Thursday 17 October, 12.00pm - 1.00pm
Clubroom 3, QUB Student's Union
This is an event for all new and returning students with parenting and caring responsibilities to meet, network and find out more about the support we have available.
Please RSVP by Tuesday 15 October to Gift Sotonye-Frank, firstname.lastname@example.org, indicating any dietary requirements.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: A One-Day Introduction
Saturday 19 October, 10.00am to 4.00pm, QUB Campus (Exact location TBC)
Frank Liddy, CSCT Adv Dip Counselling
This is a one-day experiential introduction to Mindfulness. It has been known for centuries in the meditative tradition that the sustained practice of mindfulness meditation can have profoundly healing and transformative effects in one's life. Mindfulness is the ability to engage with the present moment without stress provoking negative judgments. Participants will learn the basic units of Mindfulness in action.
Price: £33 (no concession)
To enrol online, go to www.qub.ac.uk/ol
For more information, contact 028 9097 3323/3539 or email email@example.com.
Institute of Irish Studies
"Celebrating Gender History at Queen's University"
Friday 25 October, 1.30pm - 6.00pm, PFC 02.026
Celebrating Gender History at Queen's University
The Institute of Irish Studies and the School of History Anthropology Philosophy and Politics are hosting a conference on Gender History to celebrate the work and career of Professor Mary O’ Dowd, MRIA, First professor of Gender History at QUB.
Followed by the opening of an exhibition on Women and History in honour of Professor O’Dowd by Queen’s Special Collections and Archives, in co-operation with the Institute of Irish Studies and HAPP
Speakers will include members of Queen’s academic staff, including our new professor of Gender History, Diane Urquhart. Also Professors Maria Luddy (Sussex) Gerardine Meaney (UCD) and Bernadette Whelan (Documents in Irish Foreign Policy).
Please register for this free event via Eventbrite.
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
PhD Afternoon Tea
Thursday 28 November, 3.00pm - 4.30pm, Riddel Hall
This event will be hosted by AHSS academics and current PhD students and will give you the opportunity to find out more about PhD study.
Please RSVP before 14 November here.
Careers, Employability & Skills
Queen's Students' Union