Monthly Archives: January 2018

HE Policy Briefing

Have you been keeping up with all the policy changes that are affecting higher education?  Do you know your TEF from your KEF?  How will these changes impact your practice at BU – and what can you do now to prepare for them? Whether you are a member of academic staff or a member of… Read more »

Using Reference Managers with your students

Dr. Andrew Callaway, Senior Lecturer in Sports Management shares his second video in a series about how he uses Reference Managers with his students. For more information, please e-mail him at: acallaway@bournemouth.ac.uk

Sign Up Now! Flipped Learning, Flipped Pancakes!

Celebrate Shove Tuesday (Pancake Day) by learning about Flipped Learning Come have FREE pancakes and interact with our fabulous new touch screen in the Staff Centre and learn about flipped learning. Professor Michael Wilmore, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Media and Communication, will help to launch our ‘Flipped learning’ event with a talk about his recent research… Read more »

TOMORROW: Theme Leader Drop In Sessions

These sessions are tailored to YOU! Come along with your question, problem or concern and we’ll help you solve them! Technology Enhanced Learning (Dr Ann Luce) We all need a little help from time-to-time when it comes to using technology in the classroom. These drop in sessions are available to support colleagues with your technology… Read more »

Invitation to Inaugural Lecture and Technology Showcase

#hashtags, handhelds and handbags: enabling students to blend life and learning In the hours leading up to CEL’s own Professor Debbie Holley’s inaugural lecture, you are cordially invited to engage with the high-tech kit we use across the university, and why not try out the VR Occulus Rift while you’re there! We’ll have on display:… Read more »

Save the Date: iVLE Workshop (PREP Activity)

This year’s PREP activity across all Faculties is called iVLE. It is an opportunity for you to share best practice on your use of the VLE: MyBU or Brightspace and how this contributes to the student experience. The areas of education practice that comprise iVLE include but are not limited to: Content of units, ie learning… Read more »

Thank you for coming to this session: Why gratitude matters

As part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science, Dr. Fiona Cownie, Senior Principal Academic in FMC and Kate Bond, Matron at Royal Bournemouth Hospital hosted a session on November 10th on the power and challenges of expressing gratitude. During the session, we argued: Feelings and expressions of gratitude are important because they can motivate… Read more »

HE Policy Briefing

Have you been keeping up with all the policy changes that are affecting higher education?  Do you know your TEF from your KEF?  How will these changes impact your practice at BU – and what can you do now to prepare for them? Whether you are a member of academic staff or a member of… Read more »