Aanchal Vij, Devyn Glass and Louise De Azambuja Elali

The Sussex Hive Scholars for 2019: Aanchal Vij is a doctoral researcher in the School of English, where her research explores the relationship between nostalgia and American exceptionalism in comics and other literature. Devyn Glass is a doctoral researcher in psychology, and her research focuses on interpersonal synchrony in autism spectrum conditions. Louise De Azambuja Elali, a doctoral researcher at the School of Media, Film and Music, researches how international students (particularly PhD researchers) build their identity through social media.

Coping with COVID-19 as a Research Community: The Sussex Hive Experience

When COVID-19 came around, an obvious joke went around in academic circles: PhD students are already isolated, so nothing will change for them. But nothing could be further than the truth. COVID-19 lockdown and university closures mean a big aggravation to the isolation already experienced by researchers.

3 years ago