1. Plastics Shaken Up

    9 days to go to tell the UK government that the polymer and plastics industry needs investment to train and educate the next generation of a sustainable workforce. Get in touch via DM or email (s.bon@warwick.ac.uk) and become a partner. The more companies and organisations on boa
  2. I started reading Du Bois' Black Reconstruction in America yesterday and happened upon this paragraph in his conclusion of the third chapter. He published Black Reconstruction in 1935 and historians are still continuing to wrestle with his conclusions nearly ninety years later. Th
  3. Aha!

    It's pretty amazing how you see the way the historiography of a particular historical event or person fits together as you begin to engage with it (Reconstruction in this case). Call it an aha moment. There will be more on this later. Count on it. #reading #historiography #history #
  4. Next up on the reading list: you guessed it, more Reconstruction. Blum's Reforging the White Republic: Race, Religion, and American Nationalism, 1865-1898 Richardson's West from Appomattox: The Reconstruction of America after the Civil War I am not familiar at all with either of the
  5. Looking for a PhD researcher to join us

    We have a fantastic 4-year PhD opportunity in sustainable polymer synthesis, fully funded in collaboration with industry. Start dates window oct 2023-jan 2024. Interested? get in touch #PhDposition #Jobs #plastics #phdstudent #sustainability #biobased #polymerscience