Building Community: What, Why, and How

As a starting postgraduate researcher (PGR), the most important relationship seems to be the one with your supervisor (and by extension, your second supervisor and review panel). In second place you might see the colleagues in your research group and others with whom you will collaborate. Thirdly, perhaps the support staff that will teach you […]

PhD Procrastination: Piled Higher and Deeper

We had the pleasure of hosting Jorge Cham, inventor of Piled Higher and Deeper, also known as PHD Comics on Tuesday 3rd November in the Sir Charles Wilson building. Jorge talked us through his experiences as a PhD student and how he started to create the comics. It was a fantastic talk that highlighted the […]