Student IT Innovation

This category of the OxTALENT competition is for students who have made creative use of digital technology in learning or research at Oxford. Winners have used or developed any technology (software or hardware) that has made a difference to the … Continue reading

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Academic Podcasting

Since the release of our first titles on iTunes U and the Oxford Podcasts website in 2008, podcasting has become an integral part of Oxford’s outreach activities, both to disseminate research and to provide educational materials for schools and colleges. … Continue reading

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Outreach and Public Engagement – General

Since evidence of impact is now a key requirement of many funders, and global reach is a major priority of the University, it is unsurprising that researchers are devising creative ways to ensure that their work reaches the widest possible … Continue reading

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Outreach and Public Engagement – Harnessing the Power of the Crowd

Since evidence of impact is now a key requirement of many funders, and global reach is a major priority of the University, it is unsurprising that researchers are devising creative ways to ensure that their work reaches the widest possible … Continue reading

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Data Visualisation

Software is making it easier to create data visualisations that are interactive and can be shared via the web. For example, we can create maps with ArcGIS and QGIS, representations of networks with Gephi, interactive models of complex systems with … Continue reading

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Research Posters

This category showcases some of the creative poster designs that are created around the University in support of teaching, research and outreach. The IT Learning Programme delivers poster workshops to many departments, and a number of entries were from workshop … Continue reading

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Announcing the OxTALENT 2016 Speakers

The annual OxTALENT Awards Ceremony takes place at 5.15 tomorrow (Tuesday 14th) at the Oxford Martin School, and we are delighted to announce our guest speakers. Professor Louise Richardson FRSE was installed as the University’s 272nd Vice-Chancellor in January 2016. … Continue reading

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Join us in celebrating our 2016 OxTALENT winners!

The OxTALENT Annual Awards recognise members of the University who have made innovative use of digital technology in order to foster learning and academic practice, develop more effective links between teaching and research, or improve impact through outreach and public … Continue reading

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OxTALENT 2016: revised closing date – Friday 13th May

IT Services is delighted to announce OxTALENT 2016, celebrating and rewarding the innovative use of technology in teaching, learning, research and outreach at Oxford. Once again, we have an array of categories for both staff and students to enter, whether you have … Continue reading

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Coming soon: OxTALENT 2016

This year sees the 15th annual OxTALENT competition. 2015 was a bumper year for both the quantity and quality of entries, and we’re hoping to top that in 2016. We will open for entries on 1st March, and applicants will … Continue reading

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