Friday 14th June 2019 – Women Strike

Dear all,

A Women Strike will be taking place this Friday 14th June 2019 in Switzerland!

Indeed, on 14th June 1991, around 500’000 women across Switzerland united to demand substantial improvement in regards to gender equality. As we are still waiting for this to happen at many levels, women wish to reinforce their demand and call all members of the community to join on 14th June 2019.

As a Doctoral student, you also have the right to strike, because striking is a right in the Swiss law!

If you wish to join the strike, ADAS is organising a “workshop” starting from 15h30 at the CHUV (Room SAMOS at the PMU, see map below) to prepare banners and signs for the Women Strike march!

Also, most people taking part in the strike will be wearing purple or pink coloured clothes, so check your wardrobe!

For more details, keep reading below.

 

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Pint of Science! 20-21-22 May 2019

Image result for pint of science switzerlandDuring May 20-22 2019, researchers across 24 countries will be sharing their discoveries with you in their local pub, bar or cafe.

Pint of Science is organised by a grass-root community of thousands of scientists across the world – come and meet us over a drink.

Learn all about the Pint of Science here and make sure to check the Lausanne program here!

 

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Coming events!

D-DAY 2019 – 10th April

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It’s already that time of the year, the D.Day is coming!
Come all to present your work to your colleagues and see inspiring talks!

On Wednesday 10th April 2019 at the Auditoire A. Yersin in the main building of the CHUV

Check the D-Day page for more info.


BBQ 2019 – Thursday 18th July

Let’s enjoy Lausanne’s best place: the lake!

No worries, we’ll wait until the sunny days have come, but we already have a date so you can put it up on your calendar, start the countdown and not miss the annual PhD and Post-Doc BBQ!

Thursday 18th July 2019 at Parc Louis Bourget starting at 6pm!

Always at the lake, always with music, food and drinks. Hopefully with sun!

Check the BBQ page for more info.

Share your doctoral expertise through Wikipedia !

Do you want to improve your vulgarization skills ? Do you want to share your doctoral expertise to the community ?

If it is the case, the ADAS is happy to invite you for a workshop entitled : Share your doctoral expertise through Wikipedia”  !

This workshop, given by Dr. Fédéric Schutz (vulgarization specialist and Wikipedia curator) will consist in a 3-hour-session where it is planned to:

  • provide a general introduction on Wikipedia
  • give you tips on the best ways to vulgarize science
  • identify Wikipedia pages where your contribution would be the most needed (linked to the topic of your thesis).
Then, your contributions will be followed over a 1-month period by Frédéric Schutz with an expected personal work of ~10h. After the evaluation of your contributions, you will be able to validate 0.5 ECTS credits to the doctoral school.
 
This workshop, sponsored by the Graduate Campus, will take place on Monday January 28 between 9h and 12h30 (coffee and croissants provided) in Amphimax room 412. 

Registration is mandatory and places are limited, so please respond back to our e-mail (adas@unil.ch) in order to subscribe to the event !

ADAS General Assembly

As every year, we gladly invite you to the ADAS General Assembly, followed by drinks and finger food partly sponsored by the ADAS.

When? Wednesday 7th November 2017 at 18h00

Where? Auditoire A. Yersin – BH08 – CHUV

New bylaws proposal and last AG PV will be distributed at the begining of the AG.

You will have the opportunity to meet fellow PhD students and assistants and discover what the ADAS does during the year!

The AG will be followed by an “Apéritif dînatoire” at Taco’s Bar, Rue de Genève 17, 1003 Lausanne.

Drinks and food will be served at 8:30pm for a special price of CHF20.- per person

ADAS will be covering the rest of the expenses of the event. You will need to pay directly at the bar.

Registration is open, please subscribe by writing to adas@unil.ch.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE is on 5th November 2018.