Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

The HUM, pictures by Michael Garganera

The HUM,
Humans of Macquarie

On our walk around campus this week we met a Big History convenor, a Mental Health Research Assistant, an AV Technician and student and an FBE lecturer.

/ 7 February, 2018
Scrabble pieces spelling out prepared

Ready for battle?
Session 1 Learning Technology Essentials

The Learning Technology Services team has put together a quick list of resources to help you get set up for Session 1.

/ 7 February, 2018
Boat in ice water

Icebreakers – Get The Party Started

Consider introducing an Icebreaker into your iLearn unit, Lecture or Tutorial to facilitate socialisation in your cohort.

/ 7 February, 2018

VoiceThread: Create Engaging Multimodal Learning Activities

Discussion forums, quizzes, and presentations are about to change.

/ 6 February, 2018
Play/Pause symbol

Pressing pause on FiLT (but TIP is still playing)

We're pausing Foundations in Learning and Teaching (FiLT) for the first half of 2018, but there are still professional learning options available.

/ 1 February, 2018
Phil Duncan. Photo by Mike Catabay for Learning Innovation Hub

A Day In The Life:
Phil Duncan,
Aboriginal Cultural Training Coordinator

Phil Duncan, Aboriginal Cultural Training Coordinator in Walanga Muru, takes us through his daily routine.

/ 1 February, 2018
Man rock climbing

Macquarie’s Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellowship program now open for 2018

The Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellowship program will open for new applications for HEA Fellowship from Macquarie staff from February 2018.

/ 30 January, 2018
Professor David Rooney by Michael Catabay

Professors Profess: David Rooney

Somehow a series of accidents led me into teaching and then into becoming a business school lecturer.

/ 24 January, 2018
Child at the bottom of steps - Photo by Mikito Tateisi on Unsplash

What Is Innovation Anyway?

An exploration of the ubiquitous concept of innovation, trying to understand why the word can be confusing, misleading and misunderstood.

/ 18 January, 2018