We’ve just published our new IT training schedule for January-May 2018.
Professor Dame Anne Glover to leave University
After 34 years, Professor Dame Anne Glover will be leaving the University at the end of January 2018 to pursue new opportunities. She said “I have had a long and fulfilling career at the University and the highlight has been the many excellent colleagues I have worked with. The University...
MS Office training - tailored for your team!
Did you know that in addition to our regular IT training courses, we offer bespoke MS Office training for teams?
End to End Challenge
Last Friday (27 October) marked the final day of the University’s End to End challenge, which saw colleagues run, walk, cycle and dance 874 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats. Over 160 staff from across the institution took part in the challenge which launched in March. Director of Health, Safety...
University welcomes languages alumni
The Careers Service and the School of LLMVC welcomed languages alumni to the University this week. The guests spoke to existing students about their career journeys and provided helpful information around skills development and work experience possibilities. “We were delighted to be able to host graduates from companies such as East...
Peter McGeorge Open Session
Professor Peter McGeorge, Vice Principal for Teaching & Learning, hosted two open sessions last week to discuss some of the initiatives and activities aimed at improving the student experience. A video of the session is available here.
Beginning Pedagogic Research
Develop your skills in teaching research and scholarship. The Centre for Academic Development is hosting a workshop Beginning Pedagogic Research on Thursday 2 November at 12.00 in room MR613, MacRobert. Lead by CAD staff and academic colleagues across the University, this workshop will explain how to evaluate what you do...
The Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service will be in Elphinstone Hall on Thursday 9 November, offering staff and students the opportunity to donate blood.
The Call for Ideas for the May Festival 2018 is now open!
The 2018 May Festival will take place from 25- 27 May 2018.
Travelling on University business
If you’re required to travel on University business, whether it’s regularly or rarely, staff and students must adhere to the following steps before booking and departing on your trip: Check travel information provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Under the "travel advice" section of their website you will find...