Category: News

CIDRAL videos: Kevin Malone and James Heartfield

For those of you who wanted to make it to either or both of the last two CIDRAL events, but were unable to, you can now watch recordings of them here:James Heartfield on the medicalization of society in the pandemicKevin Malone on artivism Related...

Research IT Updates

Analysing Tweets from Twitter Twitter has just announced a new programme to allow researchers to interact with Twitter to extract data for research purposes. In this blog Peter Crowther, a Research Software Engineer in Research IT, gives an introduction to interacting...

Obituary: Bex Lewis

It is with very real regret and sadness that CIDRAL has heard about the death of Dr Bex Lewis recently. Bex was the very supportive administrator for CIDRA, as it was then, between 2005 and 2008. She went on to become Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing at Manchester...

Wellbeing Wednesday

Wellbeing WednesdayWhether you’re feeling a boost of motivation after the recent Government update or unnerved by change, prioritising our wellbeing can help us to better process and manage these emotions. Be sure to check out this week’s Wellbeing Wednesday if you’re...

Research Associate – Jobs at Lancaster University

The Department of English Literature and Creative Writing is seeking to appoint a Research Associate on a full-time basis to work on the AHRC-funded Davy Notebooks Project.You will assist the Project’s Principal Investigator (PI), Professor Sharon Ruston, and the...

Wellbeing Wednesday

Wellbeing WednesdayAs we settle into a new semester, now might be a good time to shake up your routine and explore new ways to look after your wellbeing. As tomorrow is Wellbeing Wednesday, we wanted to share some free and simple activity ideas for anyone needing...

Research IT Updates

Village Stories LaunchOur Research Software Engineer have been working with a team of Humanities researchers to produce an interactive website for an ESRC-funded research project.  The website will collect people’s memories of Manchester’s Gay Village and hopes for...

Student Support website survey

We really want to make sure that we are sharing information about the support that’s available at University in the best and most accessible way possible. That’s why we are currently looking to make some improvements to the Student Support website and we would love to...