Impact and creativity in your writing

“Do nothing for five minutes!” Isn’t that a brave opening to a lesson? This was trainer, Dannie-Lu Carr, at the start of Writing for impact and creativity, a Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) course which I attended last month. I have … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi College education roadshow

On Thursday 1st June 11am-2pm why not pop into Corpus Christi College to see the University’s learning technologists – and: Experience virtual reality (VR); Hear how technologies like VR are already in use in the University; and Try a touchscreen … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding: Lest We Forget

This summer, Oxford University is launching ‘Lest We Forget’, a new community-based initiative to preserve materials held by the public dating from the First World War. Lest We Forget builds on the success of Academic IT’s The Great War Archive … Continue reading

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Don’t waste time on social media

Loughborough University’s multi-award-winning digital comms team led a workshop Purposeful Social Media for Education and Skills Communicators on 17th May. Here Alun Edwards, service delivery manager for Public Engagement and Outreach, reports back from this event run by the CIPR Education … Continue reading

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Book your FREE consultation with the University’s learning technologists

We can help you with ideas and approaches that are changing teaching and learning – online, face-to-face, or both. And, on Thursday lunchtimes you can visit our Digital Education drop-in sessions at the Mathematical Institute and in Corpus Christi College. … Continue reading

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Enhancing teaching and learning with technology: two events for your diary

Enhancing teaching and learning with technology Wednesday 1 March 14:00-17:00 Join Dr Xavier Laurent and Emma Procter-Legg for a hands-on workshop that explores how to integrate technology in teaching to enhance student engagement. In this session you will learn how to: improve in-class … Continue reading

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Engage up and running

Our Engage programme on the use of digital technologies in impact, outreach and engagement is now well under way. Slides are now available online from last week’s presentation on the OxReach crowdfunding platform project, and the considerable engagement required for successful crowdfunding and … Continue reading

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Events calendar on the Digital Education at Oxford website

Can you help build a calendar of events for all in Oxford who are interested in educational technologies and techniques, for students, for teaching, and public engagement and outreach? We have started to add events to the Digital Education at … Continue reading

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Heads-up: session for IT Innovation Challenges – Student 2017

Students can win up to £15,000 worth of funding by submitting an idea to IT Innovation Challenges today! There will be an information session on Monday January 23rd at 12:30 (IT Services, 13 Banbury Road), please feel free to join us. … Continue reading

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