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Welcome!

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  Welcome to the UK & Ireland Regional Student Chapter of the Society for Marine Mammalogy (SMM). Established in 2006, the chapter’s aim is to bring together students who are interested in and study marine mammals from across the United Kingdom & Ireland. Find out more about us here.

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2020 registration now open!

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2020 registration is now open! We are pleased to announce that the registration and abstract submission for the 14th annual UK & Ireland Regional Student Chapter of the Society for Marine Mammalogy conference is now open! Deadline for both registration and abstract submission is Friday 20th December 2019. Check out our 2020 conference page for details of the event.

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2020 Conference Announcement!

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The UK and Ireland Regional Student Chapter (UKIRSC) of the Society for Marine Mammalogy is pleased to announce its 14th annual student conference. The meeting will take place on the 10th – 11th of January 2020 at the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in Galway, Republic of Ireland. Deadline for registration and abstract submission is 20th December 2019. For further details, visit our 2020 conference page. We’ll hopefully see you there! Cynthia, Izzy, Laura, María, Becky & Natalie UKIRSC...

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Meet the UKIRSC 2020 committee!

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The UKIRSC has a new committee for 2020! We are Cynthia Barile (Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology), Izzy Langley (Sea Mammal Research Unit), Laura Oller (Abertay University), María Pérez Tadeo (Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology), Becky Phillips (Swansea University) and Natalie Sinclair (University of St Andrews). Check out the committee page to find out more about us… After a fantastic and well attended conference in Swansea 2019, we can’t wait to see you all at the UKIRSC 2020. We thank the members of the 2019 committee for...

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Announcement of 2019 UKIRSC Conference!

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The UK and Ireland Regional Student Chapter (UKIRSC) of the Society for Marine Mammalogy is pleased to announce its 13th annual student conference. The meeting will take place on the 24th – 26th of January 2019 at Swansea University, Wales. Deadline for registration and abstract submission is 5th January 2019. For full details and to register, visit our 2019 conference page.   All the best, Will, Claudia, Katherine, Heather & Alesha UKIRSC Committee

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Announcement of 2018 UKIRSC Conference

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  The UK and Ireland Regional Student Chapter (UKIRSC) of the Society for Marine Mammalogy is pleased to announce its 12th annual student conference. The meeting will take place on the 17th – 19th of January 2018 at the University of St Andrews, Scotland. Deadline for registration and abstract submission is 5th January 2018. For full details and to register, visit our 2018 conference page. All the best, UKIRSC Committee

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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 Committee

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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: https://twitter.com/UKIRSC_SMM All the best, UKIRSC Committee

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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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