Wellington-based Events for Summer 2020/2021
Some of these events are free or low-cost. We encourage you to do at least one before staff return to campus in mid-January. Please feel free to email your friends, or the mailing lists: email@example.com
to find people with similar interests. These are listed in no particular order.
Safety Information for Summer 2020/2021
All students need to add 0800 842 8888 to their cell phones/mobile devices so that you can call Security if something happens over the break. There will be no ECS staff on campus between 21st December 2020 and 11th January 2021.
Please ensure you are checking your Student Email
, Staff Email
, and ECS Email regularly
for important information sent by the University.
Please keep logging your movements on the Covid Tracer App
. Additionally, it's up to you
to keep up to date with the latest cases and alert levels during the break. You can use the government's official site: Unite Against Covid
VUW Summer Support
page has lots of information, especially for international students
Some suggested (not required) Summer Reading
Effective PhD Supervision
Making the Most of Winter (or Summer!) Break
Thesis Whisperer Blog
Research Whisperer Blog
Finish Your Thesis Blog
Group Study/Work Sessions
If you'd like to host a virtual or in-person get together over the holiday break to get some focussed work done, please feel free to email the firstname.lastname@example.org
Remember that you have access to a free, unlimited time, 300-person Zoom account by registering with your
for a full Zoom account here: https://vuw.zoom.us/signin