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MRes fees-only scholarships

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USAR part of inter-agency response to global humanitarian system inquiry

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Applications Now Open: CARE International UK/USAR EngD Vacancy

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Typhoon Haiyan Response

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Save the Date: Conference 2017

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The 3rd International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience will take place on 13 and 14 June 2017 in Bloomsbury, London. Further details will be issued shortly but for now, please save the dates! Please direct any queries to usarconference2017@ucl.ac.uk

MRes fees-only scholarships

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MRes Urban Sustainability and Resilience: Up to four Home/EU fees –only scholarships available for September 2016 entry.  APPLY NOW!

USAR part of inter-agency response to global humanitarian system inquiry

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USAR has joined several humanitarian, research and evaluation organisations in calling for better evidence to inform humanitarian interventions worldwide. A short position paper was recently submitted to the House of Commons International Development Committee's inquiry into the global humanitarian system. The paper will also be issued at the forthcoming World Humanitarian Summit.

Applications Now Open: CARE International UK/USAR EngD Vacancy

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CARE International UK and USAR invite applications for a four year funded EngD: ‘What is self-recovery? How do communities and individuals self-build their homes after disaster and how does the international community support this process? Application deadline 31 July 2015.Further details.

Typhoon Haiyan Response

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USAR PhD student Victoria Maynard has co-authored an article on supporting shelter self-recovery in the Humanitarian Exchange Magazine.

USAR Student named ‘Postgraduate Student of the Year’

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On 13th November, USAR EngD student Georgios Katsigiannis was named "Postgraduate Student of the Year" by Ground Engineering Magazine at their Next Generation Awards 2014.

USAR Member Shortlisted for Postgraduate Student Award

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USAR EngD studentGeorgios Katsigiannis has been shortlisted in the “Postgraduate Student of the Year” category by the Ground Engineering magazine. The Ground Engineering Next Generation Awards 2014 celebrate the most talented young engineers in the geotechnics business. GE's new awards event will be held on 13 November 2014 at the Grange St. Paul’s Hotel Sky Bar.  The awards will recognise the talented young professionals that have started to impact on the industry and play a key role in shaping the future of the ground engineering market. For more info please visit http://www.nce.co.uk/awards/ge-next-generation-awards/

Conference Deadline Reminder

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USAR Conference 2014: The extended deadlines for the submission of full papers and the early bird delegate fee is midnight tomorrow (7th October). Please register to attend via: http://onlinestore.ucl.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?compid=1&modid=2&catid=37

USAR EngD Student Invited to Speak by BGA and ICE

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Georgios Katsigiannis has been invited to speak on "How Eurocode 7 Gets Misunderstood" by the British Geotechnical Association and the ICE for their third Early Career Members event of 2014. The lecture will take place on the 22nd of September at 6pm. http://www.ice.org.uk/Events-conferences/Events/BGA-How-Eurocode-

Important Conference Deadlines

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The deadline for the submission of full papers for the 2nd International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience (3 – 5 November 2014, London)

USAR conference 3rd-5th November 2014: save the date

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Conference information is update here.

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