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The Mental Elf - how guest blogging can develop your skills

The following is a guest post by Elly O’Brien. Elly is an Information Specialist who has worked on a variety systematic reviews, value demonstration and health communication projects for Bazian Ltd (part of Economist Intelligence Unit). 1,047 more words

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Wallington Music Festival Saturday 27th June

Wallington is to hold its first Music Festival on Saturday 27th June 12-4pm in the Wallington Library Gardens.

Based around our new bandstand we will be showcasing local musical talent from bands, choirs and individuals. 232 more words

Information

Soapbox Science

Dr Michelle Ma is a Research Associate within the Department of Imaging Chemistry & Biology, King’s College London. Her work focuses on designing new pharmaceuticals that can help diagnose cancer. 781 more words

Public Engagement

On Hyperauthorship at The Conversation UK

I‘ve neglected this blog of late, but there’s been lots of activity elsewhere (don’t miss the latest posts here).

Today in The Conversation UK, my piece on hyperauthorship… what happens to the concept of ‘author’ when articles creidt thousands of authors? 12 more words

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Celebrating Success in the University

Some excellent news……..

Kasia’s hard work in organising and delivering “Genetics Matters” has been recognised by the University and she has been invited by the Vice-Chancellor to attend the “Celebrating Success Event”.

Rare Disease

My Week In Happy: make mine a pint (of science)

I feel truly blessed to live in a city where there are more ‘ideas’ type events than it would be physically possible for me to attend. 319 more words

Manchester

The Explorer of the World playshop series - 2015

Explorer of the World playshops: seeing the world through a new lens

The Explorer of the World playshop series is part of a set of projects developing tools and methods that enable individuals, regardless of background or geographic location, to (re)build relations with their environment, collaboratively and creatively devising solutions to the real problems they face. 538 more words

DIY Tools And Methodologies