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Status update

The Business and Engagement team in RBS have recently launched a new blog to share the latest news, events and best practice in business and public engagement. Check it out here and also have a follow on Twitter.

Jun 07

Off to ARMA… Back Soon!

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It’s that time of year again – most of us are off to the ARMA (Association of Research Managers and Administrators) conference next week in Nottingham, so the blog will be a bit quiet for a week or so. This year’s highlights include a session on public engagement and impact by our very own Alexandra …

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Jun 12

Preparing for ARMA 2012

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A few of us from RBS are heading down to Southampton tonight for this year’s Association of Research Managers and Administrators conference, subtitled “Making a Difference!”. Taking place over 12th-13th June, the conference provides an opportunity to hear from our peers on a range of topics related to research management, from ways to improve pre-award …

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Jun 07

Blog reaches 100 post milestone!

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Last week the Northumbria Research Support Blog hit a milestone of 100 posts! Now that we’ve been running for 6 months, it’s a good time to take stock of where we are and look ahead to some new things that you’ll see over the next few months on the blog. Where we are now: Looking …

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Feb 04

Welcome To Our Blog’s New Home!

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Thanks to the helpful folk in the Northumbria University LTech department, we’ve recently moved our blog from it’s old home on wordpress.com to research.northumbria.ac.uk/support. Although you probably won’t notice any major differences in the way the blog looks (at least not yet!), this move to a hosted WordPress installation will allow us more flexibility and …

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Jan 09

Funding Calendar Now Available

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The blog now sports a lovely colour-coded calendar of forthcoming funding opportunities, courtesy of Research Professional and Google Calendar. It looks like this: The colour key to the different types of events is as follows: FP7 Funding Non-FP EU Funding RCUK Funding Postgraduate Funding Travel Funding You can click on the individual funding opportunities to …

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Jan 03

Welcome to the Northumbria Research Support Blog

Welcome to the new blog from the Research Support team at Northumbria University. We are part of the Research & Business Services department and we provide research funding support, advice, and guidance across the University. On this blog, we’ll be writing about research funding news, opportunities, events, hints, tips, and policy analysis. Our aim is …

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