QRCA Global Outreach Scholarship

Just a quick post to share my exciting news. Later this year I will be traveling to Las Vegas to attend the QRCA annual conference. I’m honored to be receiving the QRCA’s Global Outreach Scholarship. I first heard about this opportunity through the AMSRS’ Independent Researchers group. It is a wonderful initiative – the scholarship…

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Semi-WHAT?-ics

A couple of weeks ago I attended a Winter School training course on Semiotics, run by the most excellent Susan Bell (you can find her here). She started the session with a video clip that I love, and had used before to ‘define semiotics’ BBT: Sheldon Explains Semiotics   I think Semiotics is a fascinating…

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Why I love twitter (or Twitter for #MRX 101)

I first joined twitter on 12th February 2009.   I set up an account with a username I’d picked based on a personal joke we had going in the office (it’s a long story, and one I suspect is not actually that funny in the retelling, so I will spare you here).  I probably picked the…

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