Posts By: Charlotte Martin

Understanding the importance of social networks for student wellbeing at BU

This seminar highlights the results of George Ellis’ recent research project in which he investigated the importance of social networks on anxiety and depression levels within the BU MSc student cohorts of 2014-2016. We are keen to share this information so that people may be able to use it for planning MSc student inductions and… Read more »

Applying for HEA Fellowship Session

Applying for HEA Fellowship Session One of BU’s key performance indicators in BU2018 is that every academic member of staff has either Fellowship (or higher) of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) or a teaching qualification.   If you’d like to find out more about applying for HEA Fellowship in 2017 Dr Sue Eccles (CEL) will… Read more »

Download this game from the App Store to help with Dementia research

Yes I know this is a bit more BUDI than CEL!  However this research has received a much greater response than expected.  Conversely this game measures depletion in what has previously been learnt rather than excellence in learning.  But could this inspire your thinking about augmented reality? What do you think? Here’s the link: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sea-hero-quest/id1034383306?mt=8… Read more »