Fistral to attend Vitae RDIC 2014
Pauline has now booked her early-bird spot at the Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2014
, in the Manchester Midlands Hotel Tues 9th and Wed 10th September 2014.
Conference themes this year link to: policy developments, building institutional capacity, demonstrating value, and sustainable practice. Visit the Vitae RDIC 2014 website
for more info. The workshops deadline has passed, but the Special Interest Session proposal
deadline is Friday 11th July 2014.
Pauline's looking forward to seeing many colleagues there and, as is quickly becoming traditional, she will be in the bar before the main conference dinner on Tues 9th to buy some drinks and say hello to friends new and old.
If you still want to take advantage of the early bird rate, be sure to book by 16th July 2014. See the Vitae booking form link
for more info.
THE SPOTLIGHT IS ON... Tabby McTat
Who, for those of you who don't know, "Is a busker's cat". And recently, Fraser was on stage as 'The Thief' in Tabby McTat
by Julia Donaldson
- he "eyed it he spied it he ran".
If you have kids and haven't read this yet, it comes second only (in his opinion) to "The Snail and the Whale" - another great book by the previous Children's Laureate
Julia Donaldson, from Glasgow, also wrote many other great poems including: "The Gruffalo" series, "Tyrannosaurus Drip", "Room on the Broom", "Tiddler", and "Zog
Apart from recommendations, here's a shot of Fraser hand-picked by Julia to star as the thief [he couldn't have shaved that day!] during the Aye Write Book Festival
earlier this year.
Fraser (LHS) & Julia (middle): "Sock and McTat had a cat-to-cat chat"