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Beautiful setting for Writers’ Retreat

Writers’ Retreat, The Botanic Gardens, BristolOur ever-popular Writers’ Retreat took place in July. It offered students the opportunity to devote an entire day to writing in a quiet, structured and supportive atmosphere.The retreat was facilitated by Pam Lock, GW4 Developing People Officer. It included short discussions on good writing practice and how to approach writing as a professio...

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SWWDTP Post Graduate Researcher Susan Greaney talks about her research

I’m an archaeologist with a specialist interest in the Neolithic and early Bronze Age of the British Isles. Although I rarely get the opportunity to head out into the field with my trowel these days; you are much more likely to find me buried in a museum archive or surrounded by library books!This blog posts sets out my career so far, why I chose to do a PhD, what my research is about and ...

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