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No.  Hold your horses!  If you get any more excited you’ll come down with a touch of the vapours (and it is not easy to administer smelling salts via the web – and I continue to resist the clamour to start making house calls).   945 more words

Researcher Spotlight: Alex Julyan

Artist Alex Julyan is one of our Wellcome Trust Public Engagement Fellows. Her work takes her from festivals to hospital waiting rooms, exploring the relationship between the architecture of healthcare buildings and the wellbeing of the people who use them… 1,324 more words

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PhD Spotlight - Rachel Flight

Rachel Flight won the poster prize at the Medical Image Understanding and Analysis Conference (MIUA) 2015 which took place at the University of Lincoln in Lincolnshire in July 2015.   177 more words

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Tape in Bute Park, Cardiff

I’ve always enjoyed Cardiff. Its development over the last decade has seen it become a popular tourist destination and hub for modern Welsh culture. From its variety of restaurants and independent bars and arcade shops to its involvement in festivals and street art, it’s clear that Cardiff is making a positive statement as a leading UK city. 421 more words


World Wide Views bloggers begin to weigh in on deliberations from around the globe

Bloggers from around the world have begun to share their thoughts and experiences with the World Wide Views Climate and Energy deliberations on June 6th. In this short video, Zeynab Wandati, a business reporter for Kenya’s National Media Group, explains the significance of the World Wide Views Kenyan deliberation and interviews several participants, allowing viewers insight into both the process itself as well as the issues discussed. 662 more words

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I Can Engage Publics Me

This summer, I’m enrolled in one summer school as a student, and in two as a teacher. (The term ‘summer vacation’ is not one which applies to PhDs as far as I know.) This week, I’m a student: today is day two of the TORCH Public Engagement Summer School, which is intended to teach us how to communicate better with, among others, you who are reading this. 402 more words