Month: December 2017

African musicians

Towards an Inclusive University –
Widening Participation’s 2017 Successes

The Widening Participation Unit (WPU) has successfully rounded off 2017 with various notable achievements.

/ 14 December, 2017
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Just Stay Calm – And Engage Technology

Technology is meant to empower the participants in this teaching-learning dance while maintaining the boundaries between human and machine.

/ 14 December, 2017
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Invitation To Provide Feedback On The Draft Academic Integrity Policy

A draft Academic Integrity Policy and supporting Schedules have been developed and following consultation and approval, will replace the existing Academic Honesty Policy.

/ 14 December, 2017
Cool Guy and Gal - Photo Mike Catabay for LIH

Pracademics – (making time to) Shut Up And Write

Shut Up And Write asks you to block out time for writing; it asks you to make a commitment to writing; and it asks you to collaborate-in-writing with others in a way that is simultaneously independent and collective - perfect...

/ 14 December, 2017
Thinking - Photo Mike Catabay for LIH

Do You Have A Teaching Philosophy?

Do you have a teaching philosophy? It’s a definite advantage to have one prepared, so here are some pointers.

/ 14 December, 2017
Academic Senate Meeting - Photo by Chris Stacey

Academic Senate Vlog October 2017

Find out what happened at the October 17, 2017 Senate meeting.

/ 13 December, 2017
Walanga Murus Rising stars 2017

Walanga Muru’s Rising Stars

Walanga Muru continued to build the momentum for success in 2017. A pilot Critical Thinking Unit stream and a Rising Stars Leadership camp were held in session 1 and 2 respectively.

/ 13 December, 2017
Macquarie Lighthouse

Your Town Hall Questions Answered

The DVCA Kevin Jameson recently held a “Town Hall” on the state of the DVCA extended portfolio. At the end of the session, a Q&A forum was held. Here are your questions answered.

/ 13 December, 2017
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Tech To Amplify Our Shared Humanity: The 5 Rs of ASCILITE 2017

The themes that really stood out during ASCILITE17 were the concepts of simplicity, humanity and connection.

/ 7 December, 2017