October 2022 Calendar

‘It’s October 2022, already?!’ was pretty much our thought when we took over from the outgoing scholars. The year that in moments felt like moving slowly seems to have reached October in a blink of an eye. With October comes, the realisation that summer is over and the winter is setting in. As we make sense of the change in weather and layer up and … Continue reading October 2022 Calendar

May 2022 Calendar

An exciting month ahead! This May, we are organising our first ever research methods conference, Hive Virtual Conference 2022 on the 9th and 10th of May. Read on for more details on this and other events! Hive Events/Activities Hive Virtual Conference 2022 The Sussex Research Hive Scholars is pleased to announce our virtual doctoral conference on inclusion, accessibility and solidarity through methods, taking place on the 9th and 10th … Continue reading May 2022 Calendar

April 2022 Calendar

Yay, spring is finally here, and so is our April calendar! Spring Vacation – 2nd to 24th April 2022 If you haven’t already noticed, the massive gap in our calendar marks the Spring vacation – so, we won’t be hosting any events or activities, as we will be taking this time to rest and recharge to bring you more when term resumes. We strongly encourage … Continue reading April 2022 Calendar

March 2022 Calendar

Hello researchers! We’ve got lots of exciting events and activities on our March calendar. Just like last month, we haven’t included any events that fall on strike action days on our calendar in solidarity with our colleagues who are striking – so please check the the Doctoral School and the Careers & Entrepreneurship schedules for more information on any events taking place on strike days. … Continue reading March 2022 Calendar

February 2022 Calendar

Hello and welcome (back) to the Spring Term! Here’s a lowdown on events and activities happening in February for doctoral researchers. Hive Events/Activities Hive Shut & Write This semester our Shut Up And Write sessions will be run as hybrid sessions most Tuesday and Wednesday (1-3pm) – meaning you can attend in person in the Hive Space (Group Study Room 2.1 & 2.2), or online … Continue reading February 2022 Calendar

November 2021 Calendar

November is here and so is our Hive calendar for November! Hive Shut Up & Write This month, we’re carrying on with our weekly writing session, Hive Shut Up & Write on Tuesdays (online) and Wednesdays (in-person @ Room 2.1 and 2.2 in the Hive, Library 3rd floor). To those of you who have been to the online sessions, the Zoom link will remain the … Continue reading November 2021 Calendar

October 2021 Calendar

The month of October has gone by really quickly, but we’ve managed to squeeze in a few activities/events in our calendar this month! Hive Happy Halloween! Following a successful (and incredibly fun) #HiveHappyHour last month, we’re bringing back the pub quiz this month – join us at our next social event, Hive Happy Halloween, on October 28th at 4pm (location TBC). Bookings for this will … Continue reading October 2021 Calendar

Welcoming New Researchers and More Hive Events

The Hive is looking forward to welcoming new researchers joining Sussex this January. We imagine it must be a strange time to be starting your PhD journey but we, the Hive and the existing researchers, hope that we can offer support and community. We’d like to welcome you – the new researchers – over our traditional game of ‘Lie to the Hive’ on 19th January … Continue reading Welcoming New Researchers and More Hive Events

Ten Ways to Well-Being by Sussex Partnership

This World Mental Health Day, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is launching a #Ten4Ten campaign, which highlights 10 key ways to look after you mental health and well-being. As a part of their campaign, Student nurse Kuda-Kwashé has written and performed the 10 ways to well-being rap, which will be released on 10th October: World Mental Health Day 2020! They are also calling on local … Continue reading Ten Ways to Well-Being by Sussex Partnership

Whizzing into Welcome Week: Get to know our new Doctoral Researchers!

All Doctoral Researchers are invited to join the Hive for a game of ‘Lie to the Hive’ on Wednesday 23rd September from 3-4pm. Those who started their PhD in September 2019 may remember the game from our meet and greet, which last year took place in our physical Hive space. This year, we will be meeting on Zoom, but the game is the same! Lie … Continue reading Whizzing into Welcome Week: Get to know our new Doctoral Researchers!