Hello and welcome to the new academic year from the Hive Scholars!

We’ve had so much fun meeting and connecting in-person with doctoral researchers at various welcome/induction events from different Schools   over the last two weeks. For some of us, it was lovely to meet with fellow researchers again in-person; whilst for others, who started their PhDs during the pandemic, it was an exciting new experience! We’re also very pleased to report that our first social event … Continue reading Hello and welcome to the new academic year from the Hive Scholars!

And Now, the End is Here – Goodbye to an Unforgettable Year – Abigail

It’s the end of my year as a Hive scholar and looking back it’s hard to say what the best bit was. It has been a real pleasure and a privilege to be involved with the various welcome events for new researchers throughout the year and meeting so many people starting out on their PhD journey. I remember going to a welcome event when I … Continue reading And Now, the End is Here – Goodbye to an Unforgettable Year – Abigail

Opportunity to tell us what you think – Research Hive Evaluation

Hi all! Here is hoping that everyone is having a great summer. We at the Hive have certainly been seeing the same amount of users meaning most of us are still around and working hard through the summer. That is a good thing. We wanted to alert you about the Hive Evaluation – an opportunity for you to tell us what you think about the Hive, … Continue reading Opportunity to tell us what you think – Research Hive Evaluation

Be or not to be… A Research Hive Scholar?

As the end of our, this year’s hive scholars’, ‘reign’ is slowly approaching and posters advertising opening of the new positions are hung everyone around the campus, I keep going back to all the joys, little successes and challenges that filled this academic year, my year at the hive. Applying for the scholarship one year ago exactly, preparing for the interview in between packing and … Continue reading Be or not to be… A Research Hive Scholar?