Archive for June 2018

University Athena SWAN USAT Chair

Internal applicants from all genders and backgrounds are encouraged to apply

Staff Spotlight on… Juliet Somma

Juliet of IMI talks internships and brief music video fame...

EduFest 2018 - an opportunity to reflect

The Centre for Learning and Teaching recently hosted its very first EduFest

Building and Testing - launching a High Altitude Balloon

Student blog post: progress update on Jacob's project to take photos of the earth from space

SDPR For Education & Research Staff: 29 Jun

Places available to book, please visit the course webpage for more information

New Social Media Café: 24 July

Book now to have your social media questions answered by our Social Media Executive

Science recognises excellence

Kit Yates, Alex Cousen and Josh Byers have won the 2018 Faculty of Science Teaching Awards

Proposed new direct rail link from the West to Heathrow

Public consultation - 11 May to 22 June 2018

Volunteers needed for research on the shared brain

Psychology researcher is examining shared identities using interviews and EEGs, and is looking for participants to get involved.

Designing Bioneer: an Instagram story

Student blog post: The design process behind the 2017 Basil Spence winning project

Chemistry professor elected to prestigious fellowship

Professor Paul Raithby has been elected to the European Academy of Sciences for his contributions to chemistry research and support in the scientific community.

Staff Recognition Awards

Winners and highly commended list: Thank you to all those who took the time to nominate professional

Last week to see Uriel Orlow exhibition on campus

View three works in The Edge galleries, touching on topics of traditional medicine and indigenous knowledge in South Africa.

Researcher part of Harvard conference on sports inclusion

Dr Darragh McGee was part of the organising committee and the academic theme lead for the panel discussion on migration and child welfare in sport.

The Milner Centre for Evolution Project Update - June 2018

Roof works are continuing and the Bauder roof system has been installed to 98% of the main roof.

Polden development update - June 2018

The outside of our building is taking shape now, with progress to the stone cladding and other elements of the façade.

Word training: Manage dissertations and long documents

This training course is available to all staff and postgraduate students. You'll learn how to use headers, footers, content pages and sections in Word.

IMI: Water reservoirs, bimolecular reactions & gamma-rays

IMI’s 26 summer research internship projects get underway

Dr Sarah Bailey in conversation with artist Uriel Orlow: Weds 20 Jun

A free talk at 1.15pm with refreshments and discussions on pharmaceuticals, traditional medicine and indigenous knowledge

Conversation with cake: Learning & teaching journal club

Big brother or harbinger of best practice: Can lecture capture actually improve teaching?