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We have over 100 scholarships available to fund talented new postgraduate students in 2018. Don't miss out. Find out if you're eligible for a scholarship worth £10,000. Government loans of over £10,000 are also available.Find out more>
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Helen Kennedy joins world leading digital experts at Facebook HQ for social research 'un-conference'
Professor Helen Kennedy was recently one of a small number of digital experts from around the world to be hand-picked to attend an exclusive social research event at Facebook’s headquarters in California, USA.Find out more>