Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

Blank signage on campus. Mike Catabay for LIH.

Lost? You’re Not Alone

Check out a handy new building name/location converter that has sprung up to assist with the way-finding transition.

/ 13 March, 2018
Composite photo of Julie, Tasnim, Laura, Erin

The Hum, Women of Macquarie

This International Women's Day, we randomly asked 4 women what it means to be a women in 2018. Photography by Michael Garganera.

/ 8 March, 2018
traffic light signalling wait

An ‘In-Built’ Urge That Hinders Teaching… And An Easy Way To Fix It

An average person can tolerate only 0.6 seconds of silence mid-sentence. What does that mean for teaching? It's important to allow students enough time to answer questions.

/ 8 March, 2018
Reflective mirrors

Reflection for Learning – The Basics

This post looks at different models of reflection and how to apply reflective tasks in your teaching.

/ 2 March, 2018
Making a list

Pracademics: The Go-To Lesson Plan

This one's for those of you who don't have a go-to basic lesson plan.

/ 1 March, 2018
Amanda Parker. Photo by Mike Catabay for Learning Innovation Hub

New iLearn Tools To Enhance And Streamline Your Unit 

Making use of these time-saving features will free up time to focus on teaching.  

/ 1 March, 2018
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Messaging Students In iLearn

A recent student focus group helped us refine the potential of sending messages to students through iLearn.

/ 28 February, 2018
Swimming Pool

Pracademics – the First Time Teaching

Your first teaching experience can feel like being thrown into the deep end. We understand.

/ 22 February, 2018

The HUM – O-Week Student Edition

This week we chatted to students about how they're embracing O-week.

/ 22 February, 2018