Visit

  • A Collection in Honour of Global Chair Philip Power

    Academics from the Department of Chemistry invited to edit a journal collection for Phil Power’s 65th Birthday. This week we welcome Prof Philip P Power, FRS to the University as a Global Chair. Professor Power recently turned 65 and, in...

  • Health inequalities in older people: A plan for action

    A research sandpit focused on “health inequalities in older people” brought together a number of scholars and community members on the 8th and 9th March 2018 in Bristol. Lecturers from the Department of Health at Bath, Dr Nikki Coghill and...

  • The importance of interdisciplinary collaboration in scientific research

    This communication attempts to share my experience as a visiting PhD researcher at the Department of Wood and Forestry Sciences, University Laval, Canada. Explicitly, I was part of the Industrial Research Chair in Eco-Responsible Wood Construction (CIRCERB). While the significance...

  • Visiting our Study & Work Abroad students in Asia

    Kirsten Brown, Placements Manager in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, tells us about her experience of meeting our Study & Work Abroad programme students in Hong Kong and Singapore. The beginning of September saw me visiting the first cohort...

  • HSS delegation visit Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    I write from Colombia where this week I led a delegation from the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences to visit international colleagues at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia (UNAL) in Bogota. With staff from our Departments of Education, Psychology,...

  • My internship at Université Laval, Canada

    I have recently returned from Quebec City, Canada after completing a six-month internship at the Department of Wood and Forestry Sciences, Université Laval. It was funded by the Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship worth CAD $11,000. This scholarship aims...

  • MAIT students on internship at EU delegation in China

    We are currently on a several-month-long translation and interpreting internship at the EU delegation in Beijing, China, where we are working under the tutelage of Tom Peart, the in-house interpreter at the EU delegation in Beijing, to translate important documents...

  • Interpreting for the Portuguese Prime Minister

    I’ve just returned from China where, as an interpreter, I was part of the official five-day state visit led by the Portuguese Prime Minister, António Costa, designed to strengthen ties between the two nations. This is not the first time...

  • October visits from Oman and Jordan

    This month we welcomed delegations from Oman and Jordan. Visit from Oman Ministry of Education, 11 October Dr Al Kharusi was here to gain an understanding of our student support services and work placement options, as well as exploring the possibility of...

  • Greetings from Seoul!

    Seoul in September is a city in transition from the baking heat and humidity of high summer to something crisper and altogether more comfortable for a northern European like me. Over the 10 days I have been in South Korea,...