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COVID-19: The Impact on Technicians in UK Higher Education & Research

The Technician Commitment, in partnership with the Science Council, Institute of Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Society of Biology, Wellcome and the Research England funded TALENT programme are undertaking a survey to understand more fully the impact of COVID-19 on the technical community in higher education and research.

Tue 19 May 2020, 12:40


After another highly successful coffee morning where we discussed a vast array of topics from bicycles, unusual animals and return to campus the next coffee morning has been arranged for Wednesday 3rd June @11.00 via teams. This will be hosted by Ian and Liz from the Steering group. Feel free to drop in and share your thoughts, worries and experiences – or just have a chat. To access please join via this link : Join Microsoft Teams Meeting and bring your own coffee!


Wed 13 May 2020, 13:00

Coding and software development - online courses and virtual drop-in support available to start up or advance your skills

With more time working from home, you may be thinking about starting to learn some software development to further your research or to learn a new skill. However, getting started is often difficult and can be daunting. To help, the RSE team has compiled a list of excellent free online courses and will be hosting weekly drop-in sessions every Wednesday for additional support. Join them for:

"Inside a computer". It covers a brief overview of the parts of a computer and how you have to worry about them as a programmer-3pm on 6th May.

Mon 04 May 2020, 17:55

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