UKRI Policy Internship with the Youth and Social Action Team, by Jacob Downs
Another successful Researcher Employability Project features in this week’s blog, as Jacob Downs shares his experiences of working in Whitehall.
The ‘Switch off and Connect’ PhD Retreat, by Marc Yeats
In May of this year, Marc Yeats and a small group of fellow PhD students took time out of their busy lives to take part in the ‘Switch Off and Connect’ retreat in the isolated Lake District. In this feature-length post, Marc reflects on this unique and beneficial experience.
Grappling with Voice Science and Spectrographs in Downtown LA, by Catherine Fahy
In December of last year, Catherine Fahy completed her Researcher Employability Project with voicescienceworks.org in Los Angeles. In this post, she reflects on the work she undertook and the valuable experience she gained from the project.
WRoCAH and Utrecht University, by Professor Julian Richards
On 11 March 2019 WRoCAH and the three White Rose universities signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Utrecht University in the Netherlands. The MoU is wide-ranging but aims to enhance collaboration between the four universities through PhD training and support. Specific provisions include: making WRoCAH training courses available to Utrecht PhD researchers on a reciprocal…
‘Dear John’: Collaborating with the British Library on a Research-Based Performance, by Helen Piel
This March, WRoCAH CDP student Helen Piel wrote and co-presented a public engagement event based on her research at the British Library. Here, she describes the event itself and reflects more widely on the collaborative research process.