Remembering ‘the War to End All Wars’

On the centenary of Britain’s entry into the First World War we remember the combatants and civilians who died or suffered during that terrible conflict, as well as those soldiers who returned to pick up their lives – often bearing … Continue reading

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Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2014

James Cummings and colleagues in Academic IT Services are busy during the week 14th-18th July with the Digital Humanities Summer School (DHOxSS). This annual training event introduces researchers, project managers, students, and anyone interested in digital humanities to a range … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Melissa Highton

At the end of June we said goodbye to Melissa, who after six years in Oxford has moved to a new post at the University of Edinburgh. Melissa joined as Head of the Learning Technologies Group and subsequently became Co-Director … Continue reading

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OxTALENT: a bumper crop of entries and awards

The OxTALENT awards for innovation and creativity in the use of digital technology in the University were presented in a packed Isis room at IT Services on Wednesday 18th June. This has been a particularly fruitful year, with the number … Continue reading

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Learning Activity Management

Five LTG staff will  be at the  European LAMS conference being held at Oxford this week, including Dr Liz Masterman as keynote speaker. Melissa Highton, Dr Jill Fresen, Lisa Mansell and Dr Ylva Berglund-Prytz will also present.

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Open content

More than 70  Oxford University colleagues have released their material as Open Content this year as part of the OpenSpires project.   Thank you to you all.

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Funding for projects (Art Design Media)

The Art Design Media Subject Centre (ADM-HEA) is pleased to invite funding proposals for projects of 12 months duration, which will run from March 2010 to March 2011. There are three key themes for applications this year, which align with … Continue reading

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Academic Podcasting Prizes

Two podcasting prizes were awarded at the 2009 OxTALENT awards in OUCS. Podcasting at Oxford this year has been an outstanding success with a rapidly growing community of staff and student podcasters. Nearly 50 hours of educational content is created … Continue reading

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