PGR Freshers' Week

Mon 09 Oct 2017 11:00 - Sat 14 Oct 2017 21:00

PGR Freshers’ Week - 9th – 14th October

A week of events to welcome you to Northumbria! All PGR students are welcome. Email for more information


Monday 9th October

Doctoral Dilemmas: Getting started on your Doctorate

11.30am – 1.30pm, Domain

Panel discussion and lunch. Register online via:


Tuesday 10th October

Welcome BBQ

Free for first 100 PGR students, 6pm, Habita

Get your tickets on the day from the NSU Welcome Desk.


Wednesday 11th October

PGR Society Games Night

6pm, NSU Chillout Zone

A light-hearted and fun evening of board games, quizzes and free pizza. A great way to get to know your fellow PGR students.


Thursday 12th October

PGR Society Lunch

1pm, Meet at NSU Entrance

Join us for a leisurely lunch in one of our favourite city centre restaurants. Families welcome, vegetarian and halal options are available.


Friday 13th October

PGR Society Mexican Stand Off Food Battle

6pm, Meet at NSU Entrance

A Mexican street food battle held at Wylam Brewery, mixing great food with a great rang of local drinks and live music.


Saturday 14th October

PGR Society Beamish Museum Trip

9.45am, Meet at NSU Entrance

Come and experience life in the North East as it was 100 years ago. Beamish is a living, breathing, open air museum and a great day out for all. Tickets available to PGR Society Members from the NSU Welcome Desk.

PGR Freshers' Week