Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5, April 2019

Check out the Top 5 items discussed at the April meeting of the Academic Senate.

/ 8 May, 2019
MQ student in MAZE on campus

Involved in international education or with our international students? Note these funding and awards opportunities!

Grants up to $110,000 for projects promoting international education and the experience of MQ international students: MQ internal submission deadline 13 May

/ 12 March, 2019
student working

Careers Week and employability for students

Employability is a major motivator for students seeking qualification through higher education. Let your students know about the resources available!

/ 8 March, 2019
student finding their way

Welcome back to Teaching – Session 1, 2019

Feeling frazzled with the start of session? Here's some tips for you and your students and links to resources.

/ 26 February, 2019
L2C Macquarie Theatre

AV Lectern Training – New lectern types have arrived on Campus

Are you mystified by the various lecterns at Macquarie? No problem, the AVTS Team are running Lectern training sessions to ensure you can work it like a pro!

/ 21 February, 2019
ASR echo360

Help students engage better with lecture recordings with the trial of speech recognition transcripts

Echo360’s new automatic transcription feature converts lecture recordings into searchable text. Find out more about this feature and how your unit can be part of the trial.

/ 19 February, 2019
Sea of mortar boards at a graduation

How do we turn moments of racism in the classroom into meaningful moments of learning, for every student present?

We teachers have each faced moments in our face-to-face teaching where we have had to respond quickly to racist assumptions/comments, be these explicit or subtle. We wondered how others teach their way through these moments so ran a campus-wide workshop...

/ 12 February, 2019
2019 MQ HEA Fellowship applicants

HEA Fellowship Program @ MQ now open for 2019 applications

Macquarie’s Advance HE (HEA) Fellowship program is now open for new applications in 2019. HEA Fellowships provide formal recognition of professional practice in higher education teaching and learning support. They are awarded to university teachers and learning professionals who have...

/ 6 February, 2019
Macquarie's HEA Fellows Feb 2019

Senior HEA Fellow, Dr Olga Kozar, shares her HEA application story

Olga (in the middle of the photo in the red top) gives an insider's view on what it's like applying for HEA Fellowship here at Macquarie.

/ 6 February, 2019