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19 October 2022: International PhD Students' Meeting at Heldenbar

Our next International PhD Students' Meeting is a great occasion to meet fellow doctoral researchers, especially for newcomers, and to ask the BYRD team all sorts of questions. Germans who want to meet their international fellows are also very welcome!

Der Schatten des Denkmals der Bremer Stadtmusikanten auf dem Boden.

20 + 21 October 2022: Getting it Done. How to complete your dissertation – methods and motivation

The “Getting it Done”-workshop provides you with useful tools to tackle the final stage of your dissertation with as little hassle as possible. Get to know tried and tested methods for developing  your own realistic project schedule. It is also important for you to keep working continuously until you finally submit your dissertation: learn how to develop helpful strategies to cope with persistent levels of stress and strain. Depending on participants' specific needs and interests, we will also focus on techniques for efficient writing, the topic of supervision and support, and questions concerning the defense.

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Shut Up and Write! Bi-weekly online writing space for doctoral researchers

Writing is more fun when you're in good company - that's why we have established Shut Up and Write, a bi-weekly space for you to work on your dissertation. No registration necessary - just drop in and write! Please find the dates and the necessary Zoom information here.

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BYRD supports Postdoc Network Group "Health Humanities and Audiovisual Cultures"

BYRD now supports the interdisciplinary postdoc network "Health Humanities and Audiovisual Cultures (He:Ku)". The members from the faculties of health sciences and cultural studies focus on the relationship between health and media cultures/aesthetics. Following the groups "Inclusion Interdisciplinary (In+)" and "Learning (from) Transformation", this is the third postdoc network to realize joint research and networking projects with BYRD funding.

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