“Welcome” is…

…by Jana / from Germany / studied at The University of Edinburgh on exchange as part of ERASMUS+ …much more than a word. It is a feeling. Filled with excitement and the thrill of a new beginning. It’s being invited. Invited to come and stay and to share your story. It means being allowed to … More “Welcome” is…

How to grow happy researchers: From kindness bubbles to bright ideas…

…by Bérengère / from France / PhD Psychiatry / 5th Year Sometimes I still can’t believe how lucky I am to be working with such wonderful people. From my team mates (who once organised a chocolate hunt just for me around my office) to my supervisors (who gave me the sunniest desk of the whole … More How to grow happy researchers: From kindness bubbles to bright ideas…

The Power of Media…

…by Priya / from India / PhD Edinburgh Cancer Research Centre 2013-2017 We all hate answering questions we don’t have an answer to. For me, one of those questions has been answered today, whilst simultaneously opening my mind to other more thought provoking questions. Who inspires you? For a long time, I’ve struggled to answer … More The Power of Media…