Archive for April 2016

Academic Reps rewarded at awards ceremony

The awards ceremony on 14 April congratulated Academic Reps and teaching staff alike, recognising their consistent dedication and enthusiasm towards providing an outstanding Learning & Teaching experience for our students.

Let’s Talk: Thanks for taking part

You can now watch the recording online, if you couldn’t join us at our Let's Talk meeting on Thursday

Please join our team of Open Day helpers

Are you able to volunteer to help at our summer Open Days on Thursday 16 & Friday 17 June?

Home quartet selected for Rio Olympics

Team GB officially announced their swimming squad for this summer’s Olympic Games at the STV

University of Bath professor honoured in Biochemical Society Awards

Professor Geoff Holman has been awarded a prestigious lectureship by the Biochemical Society

Web update from Senate 13 April 2016

A summary of the issues that were discussed at the recent meeting of Senate.

Get involved with Science Showoff at The Edge on 5 May

Do you have something to say about science, art or both? Participants wanted for Science Showoff on 5 May.

West car park access: Fri 22 Apr

The roadway by the 10 West entrance is being resurfaced on Friday 22 April from 7am - 5pm.

New IT training dates available: Apr - Jul

Feel like brushing up on your IT skills this spring/summer? Sign up for a course now.

Earthquake in Ecuador

We were shocked and saddened to learn of the recent Ecuadorian earthquake and offer our deepest sympathies to all those affected.

Jason Hart: Reclaiming compassion, rethinking aid

A compelling TEDx talk

CSCT student gives RSC public lecture on nanoporous materials

Student Jemma Rowlandson has been invited to give a Royal Society of Chemistry public lecture on nanoporous materials on 21 April.

Which support staff deserve recognition?

Do you know a member of our support staff (or a small group) who shows excellence in the way they undertake their duties, and who contributes to the broader life of the University?

See award-winning films at The Edge

Great films coming up at The Edge, from exploring Norman Foster’s architecture to The Look of Silence.

Need to know more about copyright?

Sign up for this LITEbox training session introducing copyright issues for all staff on Tuesday 26 April

Giving students audio feedback is easy with an app

Watch a video to seen how Dr James Betts, Department for Health, uses an app on a tablet to provide audio feedback to his students.

New Staff Development courses

Sign up for training courses.

Semester 2 Unit Evaluations now open

Please encourage your students to give their feedback in the Unit Evaluations

Dr Sally Clift reflecting on e-Learning

Dr Sally Clift blogs about taking up the role of Project Director for a new e-learning project on Reflective Writing

Pint of Science Bath to take latest local science breakthroughs to our city pubs

Pub locals in Bath will hear talks on everything from the maths of beer to how blind people can see with their ears. The Pint of Science festival runs from 23 – 25 May.