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New Website

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You may have noticed that we have a shiny new website here at the UKIRSC! Over the coming weeks, we’ll also be updating the student resources section of the website. These pages are for you (our student members), so please let us know if there’s anything you’d like to see or share with our members. All the best, UKIRSC...

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UKIRSC on Twitter

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The UKIRSC is making a splash into the world of Twitter! Why not check out our page and give us a follow? We will be sharing marine mammal news and job adverts, as well as updates from the committee and fellow members. And if you haven’t joined Twitter yet- why not join us and give it a go? We’ll even be your first follower! Check out our page here: All the best, UKIRSC...

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Welcome to our new committee!

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We are excited to announce that we have a new committee here at UKIRSC. This year the UKIRSC will be run by Leah (Plymouth University), Will (Swansea University), Alesha (University of Chester), Heather (University of St Andrews) and Katherine (University of St Andrews). Check out the committee page to find out a bit more about us. After a successful conference in Plymouth, we are all looking forward to bringing postgraduate students together again in 2018. Our thanks go out to the departing committee members for all their hard work...

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Tips and Advice for the Publication Process

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As promised, here is a link to the output that Dr. Kimberley Bennett very kindly put together for us. This output is from the workshop we recently had at our annual conference in Plymouth. You will find a complete survival guide to publishing, managing co-authors, choosing a journal etc. with some useful links to writing resources too. This new page will have useful resources to you with marine mammal related work. If there’s anything that you have/want and think would be useful for the rest of the student population, let us...

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All the information you’re going to need for the UKIRSC 2017 conference

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We’re pleased to provide you with everything you need to get, be at, and enjoy our annual conference. Click here. Looking forward to meeting you all soon! UKIRSC Committee

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Key Speakers, workshops and icebreaker venue announced!

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The UKIRSC Committee are pleased to announce that the 2017 Conference in Plymouth will open with an Ice Breaker event at the National Marine Aquarium on the evening of the 18th of January! Our key note speakers this year on the 19th and 20th of January are Dr. Iain Staniland, a marine mammal ecologist from the British Antarctic Survey, Abby Crosby, the Marine Conservation Officer from the Cornwall Wildlife Trust, and Dr. Kimberely Bennett, a marine mammal physiologist and lecturer in biomedical science at Abertay University. In addition, Paul...

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