Month: May 2020

Welcome to the Festival of Learning

Colleagues, Welcome to the Festival of Learning 2020, which celebrates your learning, teaching and assessment practices over a rather extraordinary academic year. Festival planning began before the world had embraced social distancing, but the theme of Designing Learning…

Academic Exchange 1A

Adopting technology for an enriching and sustainable learning experience What are Academic Exchanges? Our Academic Exchanges showcase innovative academic practice and support for learning from staff across the institution and partner colleges. Each colleague participating in an Exchange…

Academic Exchange 1B

Using technology to support a diverse and inclusive learning experience What are Academic Exchanges? Our Academic Exchanges showcase innovative academic practice and support for learning from staff across the institution and partner colleges. Each colleague participating in an…

Learning Innovation for Tomorrow – The LIFT Lab

The university’s Learning Innovation for Tomorrow (LIFT) programme supports academic teams to develop university experiences that are building the capacity of staff and students to create more equal and resilient futures for people and planet not just profit,…

Keynote Lecture

Engaging Students in Partnership with Staff in Learning and Teaching Professor Mick Healey and Dr Ruth Healey, Healey HE Consultants Recording of the interactive lecture (including an introduction from the Vice-Chancellor) View or download a copy of Mick…

Three Minute Thesis Final

80,000 word thesis, one slide, three minutes… who’s going to win? An 80,000 word thesis would take nine hours to present; our finalists have explained theirs in just three minutes with the aid of a single slide! The…

Academic Exchange 2A

Engaging students as partners in their learning What are Academic Exchanges? Our Academic Exchanges showcase innovative academic practice and support for learning from staff across the institution and partner colleges. Each colleague participating in an Exchange has produced…

Academic Exchange 2B

Creative learning in and beyond the classroom What are Academic Exchanges? Our Academic Exchanges showcase innovative academic practice and support for learning from staff across the institution and partner colleges. Each colleague participating in an Exchange has produced…

Women Professors’ Group and UoG Women’s Network

Women Negotiating Academia: Empowerment and Challenges An informal discussion hosted by the Women Professors’ Group and the UoG Women’s Network Recording of the Q&A webinar This session explored the ways that women can support and empower each other to…