Since July, the CECS has provided on-site assistance to researchers, which is subject to prior appointment by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Minho will be closed between 10 and 21 August. CECS services also resume activity on August 24th.
Summer with Science: two schools, 25 scholarship"Africas: mobility, violence, memory and creativity" and "Summer School in Communication and Culture for Development" are the names of the two CECS projects included in the "Summer with Science" program. In operation between July and October, the initiative aims to stimulate the development of "Summer Schools", with integrated initiatives of R&D and higher education in person. In this context, 20 research grants and 5 research initiation grants were awarded to the CECS.
II International Conference on Culture & Society – What Literacy (s) for Economic and Social Justice?The call for papers for the "II International Conference on Culture & Society - What Literacy(s) for Economic and Social Justice?", which will take place at the University of Zambeze, in Mozambique, is open until December 15th.
Special volume of Comunicação e Sociedade on “Advanced public relations studies” availableA special volume of the Comunicação e Sociedade journal has just been launched, dedicated to the theme "Advanced public relations studies". This volume of the CECS journal was in charge of Teresa Ruão and Ana Belén Fernández-Souto.
CECS researcher receives new award for thesis on Mental DisabilityPhD in Sociology from the University of Minho, Luísa Alexandra Martins Fernandes was one of the winning researchers at the XXIV Prize for Social Sciences, from the Vicente Risco Foundation, as a reflection of the quality of her doctoral research produced at the Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS).
Larissa Schögl: new PhD in Communication SciencesThe PhD exams in Communication Sciences by Larissa Schögl took place on July 3rd, at 3 pm. The thesis, supervised by Nelson Zagalo and Daniel Brandão, has the title “The cinematic narrative poetics and the representation of the family in Walt Disney Pictures films, from animation to live action”.
Marta Martins: new PhD in SociologyOn July 22nd, at 2:30 pm, took place the doctoral exams in Sociology by Marta Martins. The thesis, supervised by Miguel Bandeira and Flávio Nunes, has the title “Socio-spatial segregation in an urban context. A comparative study between Braga-Portugal and Aracaju-Brazil ”.
Anselmo Belém Machado: new PhD in Human GeographyOn July 21st, at 2:30 pm, took place the doctoral exams in Human Geography by Anselmo Belém Machado. The thesis, supervised by Miguel Bandeira and Flávio Nunes, has the title “Socio-spatial segregation in an urban context. A comparative study between Braga-Portugal and Aracaju-Brazil ”.