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Timely but useful chatter from the Doctoral College - guest contributions welcome.

Chicken with Curry Sauce and Couscous

During this year’s Doctoral Wellbeing Fortnight, we asked Doctoral Researchers to contribute towards our PHooD blog series (PhD + Food = PHooD!) by sharing their ‘go-to’ recipes that are tasty and either quick to make and/or nutritious and/or cheap and/or comforting… enjoy! Chicken Sauce with Couscous– Recipe by Tunmike Olowe For more of Tunmike’s delicious recipes […]

Spinach and Ricotta Pasta Bake

During this year’s Doctoral Wellbeing Fortnight, we asked Doctoral Researchers to contribute towards our PHooD blog series (PhD + Food = PHooD!) by sharing their ‘go-to’ recipes that are tasty and either quick to make and/or nutritious and/or cheap and/or comforting… enjoy! Spinach and Ricotta Pasta Bake – Recipe by Katrina Duncumb This is a great […]

Jollof Rice!

During this year’s Doctoral Wellbeing Fortnight, we asked Doctoral Researchers to contribute towards our PHooD blog series (PhD + Food = PHooD!) by sharing their ‘go-to’ recipes that are tasty and either quick to make and/or nutritious and/or cheap and/or comforting… enjoy! Jollof Rice – Recipe by Tunmike Olowe For more of Tunmike’s delicious recipes […]

Coming soon…Doctoral Wellbeing Fortnight 2021!

Written by Dr Katryna Kalawsky It’s currently my first week back at work after the festive period and although things are still very challenging for many of us (to put it mildly) because of Covid-19 and the latest lockdown, I thought I’d take some time out to write a short blog post about something that […]

Reflecting on ‘A Day in the Life of a Doctoral Researcher’ 2020

Written by Dr Katryna Kalawsky It’s just over a month ago since I facilitated the Doctoral College’s annual ‘A Day in the Life of a Doctoral Researcher’ and usually after any event or workshop that i’ve organised, I like to take a step back and reflect so I can feed-forward onto the next. But rather […]

Introducing your Lead Representatives!

Written by Nathan Richie (Doctoral Researcher Co-President) Unlike in previous academic years, our representatives may not be as physically visible around campus. Many are working remotely, but still helping and representing their community from afar. In response to this challenge, the Presidential Team want to make our Lead Representatives as visible online as possible. One […]

Reflecting on the Loughborough 2020 PhD Awards!

Written by Thomas Baker and Rieman Rudra Hello everyone! Your ex-Presidential Team of 2019-2020 here! We celebrated the PhD Awards in August so it is high time we did full justice to all the wonderful individuals and teams who were nominated for them! We had 146 individuals or groups of individuals who were nominated which […]

Introducing your LSU Doctoral Researcher Co-Presidents (2020-21)

Written by Callie Merrick and Nathan Ritchie Callie Merrick: Hello! I am Callie Merrick and I am one half of the LSU Doctoral Researcher Presidents Team for the coming academic year. Myself and Nathan Ritchie will be leading and representing the doctoral community, with almost fifteen years of experience between us. We hope to be […]