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For doctoral and early career researchers

2021 Full-day Writing Retreats: #WriteForCara

2021 Full-day Writing Retreats: #WriteForCara

Collective writing has been such a core part of The Thriving Researcher activities from its very beginning and in 2021, we'll be adding an additional strand to our writing programme: three stand-alone full-day writing retreats to raise funds and awareness for the...

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The questions asked of others

The questions asked of others

Why ignore hundreds of free micro-trainings a year? A quick poll of 12 PhD students indicated that, on average, around 7 questions are asked of the speaker at every seminar they attended. At a rate of just one seminar a week during term time, that's roughly 210...

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You know how one good chat can help reframe your mindset? Well, I’ve just had one of those with Eleanor at The Thriving Researcher – she gave me some really good ideas about some things I can do to try and anchor my PhD when it feels like it’s floating away
Anna

University of Durham