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Traveling with Sunshine,...in England

That’s right, you read my title correctly. England decided to be consistently sunny for me. I know this probably has the most to do with the changing season and the gravitational pull, rotation, movement, etc. 1,658 more words

Exam Preparation Podcast Series Week 2: Revision Skills

Week 2 will look at Revision Skills. Podcasts will be released each week of the event on the UMASS website. Week 2 podcasts will look at different techniques on how to revise, Helen Gaffney will be talking about “Revising for School/College Exams”, and Nicola Grayson and John Hynes will be looking at “How to revise at university”.  192 more words

My Faith in Humanity Has Returned, Thanks to a Fellow Midwestern-er

So I’m a lot behind on this blog, so bare with me while I post about 2 or 3 when I should only be posting one. 970 more words


When I first came to university and discovered that I was expected to write 2500 word-long essays (emphasis on the plural of ESSAYS) my jaw hit the floor. 398 more words

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Delia Derbyshire Day 2014 Manchester

Happy DD Day 2014!

We are busy getting everything ready for our second Delia Derbyshire Day event here in Manchester, which is home to the Delia Derbyshire archive (University of Manchester). 245 more words

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Yggdrasill Online

Recently digitsed and now available online are twenty-two manuscript copies of the Ashburne Hall Magazine, Yggdrasill, c.1901-1909. These beautiful magazines are a wonderful snapshot of life in the contemporaneous Hall and are undoubtedly a rich source of research material for scholars of many disciplines.  537 more words


Corridor8 collaboration ...

The Researchers in Residence project has been invited by Corridor8 to provide material for their new online research space. This provides an opportunity to increase the reach of your work and material from your RinR projects and your cultural organisations. 161 more words