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ARC2020

Save the Date: ARC 2020 will take place on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th June 2020 as part of Researcher’s week which takes place from Monday 15th – Friday 19th June 2020.

The week aims to provide postgraduate researchers with the opportunity to develop their research skills and knowledge development, as well as their networks with other researchers and their community of practice. Whether you book for the whole week or just a couple of days, we look forward to seeing you there.

ARC Promotional Video

To find out more about ARC from the viewpoint of our staff and students, watch the video filmed during the 2018 conference below:

ARC 2019 Round-up

The Programme

ARC 2019 took place on Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th June 2019.

Download the full Researcher's Week 2019 Programme (PDF)

[This programme is correct at time of publishing but may be subject to change due to circumstances outside of our control. Please refer back to www.wlv.ac.uk/arc for any updates to the schedule.]

Competition Winners

Congratulations to the 5 poster competition winners as selected by the judges:

1st  Morgan Hughes FSE Challenging common misconceptions about urban wildlife
2nd  Emily Elwell FSE Using Scents to Improve the Welfare of Primates in Zoos
3rd  Natalie Quinn-Walker ICRD Do healthcare professionals delivering emergency services have adequate knowledge and awareness to identify and support male domestic abuse victims?
4th  James Stanyer ICRD Inclusive Growth in the West Midlands – An Analysis of the Processes and Structures within the West Midlands Combined Authority
5th Jasleen Kandhari FoA Sikh Pop Art & Socio-Religious Identity: Visual Culture of the Sikh Community in Mombasa, Britain & the Punjab

And the peer review winners as voted by visitors to the conference:

Visual Impact Phillipa Peart FEHW An Examination of Economic Evaluation Approaches in Mental Health Promotion Initiatives Targeted At Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Communities In The UK
Importance to Society Bumi Jang FEHW The views and perspectives of mothers on malaria control strategies regarding neonatal and infant health in Nigeria
Clarity of message Priscilla Eke FoSS Women and Leadership in Nigeria

 And the winners of the Doctoral Depictions Photo Competition:

Winner Paul Barnsley - Erased? Masculinity & Identity in a Post-Industrial Black Country Community FoSS
Runner-up Hamlet Reynoso Vanderhorst - Strategy of drone adoption in the construction industry FSE
Public Vote Morgan Hughes - Looking Closer at Urban Wildlife FSE

The winning posters and Doctoral Depictions are available to view here ARC2019 Prize Winners

Archive

Have a look at the pages for each year to find out more about the themes, speakers, and view the poster winners: