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Wed 26th September

Conversation Corner: Women Students
10am - noon
Beorma Bar
A relaxed and welcoming space to meet other women and non-binary students - with free tea and coffee!
Crafting for Charity: Make a Card
11am - 3:30pm
Harvey Milk Room, Guild of Students
Get a taste of volunteering and do some good by making a card to brighten the day of someone in your community.
Employability Skills Fair
11am - 2pm
Rosa Parks Room
Come along and learn about all of the support available to you at University to help you succeed in the graduate employment market!
Societies Fair: Day 1
11am - 4pm
Marquee & Underground
Meet over 300+ student groups, across 3 days - and discover what you love! Today, see the following types of groups : Activity : Interests & Appreciation : Media : Performance
PhD Insider Secrets
noon - 2pm
Westmere
Insider Secrets for Postgraduate Researchers...
Big Brum Bus Tour
3pm - 5pm
From Jarratt Hall
Hop on board and explore all that your new city has to offer.
Lapworth Museum Guided Tour
3pm - 5pm
Mermaid Square
The Lapworth Museum of Geology enables visitors to explore life over the past 3.5 billion years!
Postgrad Yoga
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Westmere
Join our yoga session for healthy body & mind...
Games Night
5:30pm - 7pm
The Melt, Shackleton
A fun evening of nostalgic board games and free snacks! Residents welcome from all accommodation sites.
Board Games with PGMSA
6pm - 9pm
Beorma Bar, Guild of Students
Bring your competitive spirits as we are hosting a night of fun and games this Thursday in the Guild!
Halls Reps Open Air Cinema Presents....
7pm - 10pm
The Vale
A night of open-air movie magic on the Vale...

Thu 27th September

Conversation Corner: Parents and Carers
noon - 2pm
Amos Room
A relaxed and welcoming space for student parents and carers to meet over a free cuppa.
Crafting for Charity: Make an Origami Crane
noon - 3:30pm
Harvey Milk Room
Come along to help us create 1000 paper cranes to be donated to those with long term illnesses.
Big Brum Bus Tour
3pm - 5pm
From Pritchatts Park
Hop on board and explore all that your new city has to offer.
Conversation Corner: International Students
3pm - 5pm
Amos Room
A chance for students joining us from all over the world to meet their international community on campus.
Garden Games
3pm - 7pm
Liberty Gardens
Meet new people and test your skills against our GIANT garden games - with FREE ice cream thrown in for good measure.
Postgraduate BBQ
5pm - 7pm
Westmere
What better way to start the new academic year with a BBQ at the Westmere PGR Hub...
International Welcome Evening
7pm - 9:30pm
Leo's Lounge (Prtichatts Park)
A chance to meet other international students in a relaxed environment. Buffet and refreshments provided.
Roller Disco
7:30pm - 11:59pm
Deb Hall - Guild of Students

Fri 28th September

PhD Treasure Trail
11am - 1pm
University Station
Join our PhD treasure trail to discover our beautiful campus and meet new friends.
Tea with PGMSA Committee
noon - 1pm
Mandela Room
Come join PGMSA for a cuppa and meet your committee.
Postgrad Trip to the Barber Institute
2pm - 4pm
Barber Institute
Join our PG community for a visit to the Barber Institute.

Sat 29th September

Insider Secrets for Part-time and Distance PGRs
10am - 4pm
Westmere
If you are a part-time or distance postgraduate researcher at the University of Birmingham, then this is a session not to be missed.

Sun 30th September

Postgrad Mixer
5pm - 8pm
Joe's Bar
Find other postgraduates and explore the Guild at our Postgrad Mixer!

Mon 1st October

Postgraduate Coffee & Cake
2pm - 3:30pm
Westmere
Join us to meet our friendly members of staff from different departments also network with other postgraduate researchers.

Tue 2nd October

Chocolate Tasting Event
6pm - 8pm
Liberty Court Common Room
The sweetest way to chill out with your flat mates - we promise it'll be a fun-do!

Wed 3rd October

Shut Up & Work
9:30am - 5pm
Westmere
Who said writing (or reading) needs to be a solitary experience?
Trip to Winterbourne Gardens
2pm - 4pm
Winterbourne Gardens (2pm) or leave Guild of Students (1:45pm)

Thu 4th October

Fri 5th October

Postgrad Friday
6pm - 9pm
Mermaid Bar
Come along for a chilled out drink make some new friends!

Tue 9th October

Research Showcase & Human Bingo
1pm - 3pm
Marquee next to Bramall Building
Join us to find out about the exciting research conducted by our postgraduate researchers at the University of Birmingham and join our human bingo to meet your fellow researchers.

Wed 10th October

Make a Canvas Bag for charity
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Harvey Milk Room, Guild of Students
Upcycle your old t-shirts into canvas bags to be used by local charities.

Fri 12th October

PGR Walk and Talk
noon - 1:15pm
Winterbourne
Join our wellbeing walk in Winterbourne to de-stress and end the week feeling relaxed.
Arts and Crafts Session
4pm - 6pm
Harvey Milk Room
Join the Environmental Society for an Arts and Crafts workshop using recycled materials!

Wed 7th November

Make a Hickman Line bag for a child in hospital
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Harvey Milk Room, Guild of Students
Make a Hickman Line bag for a child in hospital.

Wed 21st November

Make a Positive Note
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Harvey Milk Room, Guild of Students
We will be making positive notes to give to people around you. Sew, draw or craft a feel-good message.

Sat 1st December

Fab N Fresh
11pm - 4am
Guild Of Students
The Weekend Has Arrived

Sat 8th December

Fab N Fresh
11pm - 4am
Guild Of Students
The Weekend Has Arrived
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