Bloggers wanted for Belfast Festival

September 13, 2013


  Do you enjoy the arts? Are you creative, opinionated, imaginative and a current student at Queen’s? If so, register your interest in being a guest student blogger for the Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s.  We are giving you and a friend tickets to attend at least three events then the opportunity for you […]

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Our Guide to Submitting your PhD

September 10, 2013


            Where do I submit my thesis? The Student Records and Exams Office, located in the Student Guidance Centre   When to submit: For Christmas Graduation: Monday 16th September (sometimes there are a few days of flexibility after this, ask your supervisor)   What do I need to do in […]

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Our Guide to Submitting your Master’s Dissertation

September 9, 2013


Submitting your Dissertation Hang in there! This time text week you will be sipping drinks or sleeping deeply, so here’s our guide to help you submit without a blip! Deadlines Your Dissertation should be submitted no later than Monday 16 September. If you think you qualify for extra time under extenuating circumstances, read these guidelines and look at […]

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Item of the Week

September 7, 2013


  Truly the most disgusting drink ever concocted, with a putrid malodorous perfume of saccharine acid, the Red Bull energy drink is nevertheless our begrudging Item of the Week. As The Week of Doom approaches for all Masters and final year PhD students aiming to submit on the 16th, the humble can of Red Bull […]

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Preview: Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

September 6, 2013


Mad Hatter’s Tea Party/Crafternoon: Tuesday 24th September Back by popular demand, the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party is an afternoon of amazing cakes and pies, hosted by the postgraduate Cake Club. This year, to spice things up further we have added a ‘Crafternoon’ element to the event. We’ll provide some undecorated buns and decorating materials and […]

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Invitation to join Bright Club Belfast

August 30, 2013


A letter from one of the Bright Club founders to postgraduate students…   Dear Postgrads,   Have you ever heard of Bright Club? It’s an endeavour started in UCL in London and now spreading to various UK cities, getting academics and researchers to do a short (7-10 mins) stand-up comedy set based on their research. […]

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Photography Walking Tour Preview

August 28, 2013


The photography walking tour is proving to be a popular addition to Welcome Week, and today we did a practice run to ensure that it will be an awesome experience for all! Route: International and Postgraduate Student Centre – Botanic Train Station (5 mins) – Take train to Titanic Quarter Train Station – Titanic Quarter – […]

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