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Jun
25

Women’s Health Research Symposium

The symposium will include keynote speakers from women’s health research in Dorset and showcase the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, PhD researchers.

Jul
1
- Jul
5

Aimed at postgraduate researchers and early career researchers, ֱ’s Digital Methods Summer School will be running from 1 to 5 July 2024. Now in its second year, the week-long event will cover several digital methods from data to collection to analysis and visualisation.

Jul
1

Drop-in for anyone affected by sexual violence

If you or someone you know is having a tough time as a result of sexual violence, The Shores is providing a monthly drop-in at the University Retreat on Talbot Campus. It's completely confidential, no appointment needed, just drop-in and speak to a member of our team.