When I heard the Science of Happiness course was being made available, I was immediately curious. Not only did Bruce Hood’s course offering provide the prospect of doing something to cheer me up during lockdown, … Continue reading
This might not seem like a time of opportunity. Everything is cancelled or postponed, and it seems like our worlds are shrinking (both metaphorically, and physically – something I’m acutely aware of as I’m currently … Continue reading
University of Bristol students have come together to host a free wellbeing conference open to students, staff and members of the public.
The conference, which is themed ‘Looking to the Future’, is being held on … Continue reading
Speaker: Eithne Hunt
Room: G.01 Lecture Theatre – 43 Woodland Road
Dr. Hunt will deliver a seminar on Thursday 23rd January on a new programme that she has developed to assist first year … Continue reading
Speakers: Fabienne Vailes (School of Modern Languages) and Richard Cook
If you have been wondering why so many young people in HE are reporting higher levels of mental distress and how students … Continue reading
Hiya kind readers, Owen here.
I am in my final year of study on the Master of Liberal Arts degree programme majoring in Philosophy and minoring in History. I recently returned to Bristol fresh-faced and … Continue reading
**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBC**
This conference will be hosted by Bristol Institute for Learning and Teaching at the University of Bristol.
This conference is for anyone interested in enhancing the … Continue reading
The student hackathon continued last week, looking at the theme ‘Balancing wellbeing, freedom, independence and success’, with students exploring concepts of cohort identity, attendance and engagement at lectures and the personal tutoring system. As well … Continue reading
In the crisp sunshine of a Saturday morning, I walked to Whiteladies BTP to have a coffee with John Gilbert, fifth year medical student and former Faculty Rep for Health Sciences. John pioneered the establishment … Continue reading
The following post was written by Fabienne Vailes, the Language Director for French and holder of a University Teaching Fellowship.
There were the Millennials (Generation Y – born in the 1980s and 1990s), children of … Continue reading