GSA elections: nominations open

If you have the passion and drive to represent postgrads, nominate yourself to become a GSA Sabbatical Officer. Nominations are now open for the GSA elections. Find out about positions you can run for and more about the process on the GSA website. Nominations close on Friday 8 May. GSA elections

What is the GSA? What does it involve?

The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) is an organisation for postgraduate students (Masters and PhD students) that arranges activities. It also provides support in students’ academic and well-being. As a postgraduate student, I have been involved in different kinds of activities, ranging from welcome week events, parties and trips. I have met a lot of new … Continue reading What is the GSA? What does it involve?

Rumours About Masters Degrees (and why they’re not true)

Applying to study a Masters degree can be a stressful time. And it doesn’t help that there are always rumours flying about what postgraduate study is really like. I’ve just finished my first semester as an MSc Bioarchaeology student, and I wanted to sift through the rumours and myths about PG study for anyone who’s … Continue reading Rumours About Masters Degrees (and why they’re not true)

Christmas on campus

Read the Graduate Students’ Association guide to Christmas on campus – including social events, catering opening times, student support services availability, and emergency information.