All posts by Geraldine Timmins

I am the Community and Engagement Lead for the Learning Innovation Hub and Teche Editor. I like joining the dots and starting conversations. Feel free to get in touch with story and event ideas.

Day In The Life: Mirjana Jovancevic

Mirjana Jovancevic is the Associate Director, MUIC Programs. She talks about her early morning exercise routine, how she loves MUIC's diversity, and likens MUIC's fast-paced delivery model to hurdling.

/ 20 September, 2018
Ian Paulsen

Professors Profess: Ian Paulsen

Professor Ian Paulsen expresses his mutual love of science and gaming and the problem solving involved in both, his initial concerns about teaching and how diversifying and seizing opportunities is the way to survive the academic adventure.

/ 29 August, 2018
Zoe, Pierre, Matthew and Jacqueline

The Hum: Humans Of Macquarie

Zoe talks about Macquarie's collegial spirit, Pierre shares how he loves helping people, Jacqueline recalls how happy she's been to help establish the Medical Faculty and Matthew explains why uni's more enjoyable than school.

/ 23 August, 2018
Lighthouse beacon

Project Beacon Kicks Off

Project Beacon, the newly named Student Management Program Project, has kicked off Phase 1 this week with a demo of the chosen Curriculum Management System, CourseLoop.

/ 22 August, 2018
Macquarie Lighthouse

Curriculum Renewal: One Week Left For EOIs, Support Portal Info and Comp Winner Announced

A reminder there's one week left for Faculties to submit EOIs (the first stage of the submission process for 2020 course offerings); support portal and key resource links provided; and the new name for the Student Management Program is revealed.

/ 17 August, 2018
Large hall with lots of people looking at various stalls

Careers Week – An Opportunity For Students To Research Options And Pathways Beyond Graduation

Careers Week will be held from 13-17 August with events for students at all stages of their study program and from all faculties.

/ 6 August, 2018
Macquarie Lighthouse

Curriculum Architecture Policy Approved – Project Moves To Coursework Suite Renewal 

As the Curriculum Architecture Policy has now been approved and the Principles endorsed, the work moves to the Faculties to commence the Coursework Suite Renewal. Here is an overview of key dates, activities and where to find support.

/ 2 August, 2018
Sherman Young. Photo by Mike Catabay

Farewell to our PVC Learning and Teaching, Professor Sherman Young

Colleagues of Sherman Young share a few parting words as he finishes his time as Pro Vice-Chancellor Learning and Teaching.

/ 31 July, 2018

Curriculum Architecture Town Hall Wrap Up & Your Questions Answered

An overview of this week's Curriculum Architecture Town Hall, with links to the revised principles, information on the naming competitions and questions posed at the Town Hall are answered here.

/ 19 July, 2018