Monthly Archives: October 2008

New books and journals October 2008

A selection of recent books and journals is available in the CLTR Delicious bookmarks collection: Books from Blackwell’s October 2008 Journals from Informaworld October 2008 The collection is also continuously updated with links to resources relevant to the area of … Continue reading

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Research networking

Dr. Richard Price, Prize Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford, writes: “Together with a team of people from Stanford University and Cambridge University, I’ve just launched a website,, which does two things: – It displays academics around the world in … Continue reading

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7th Learning and Teaching Symposium

2nd CALL FOR PROPOSALS Wednesday 3rd December, 13:00-17:00 Ormskirk Campus (Lunch from 12 noon) The aim of the symposium is to provide an opportunity for colleagues to discuss current ideas in learning and teaching research, with a view to encouraging … Continue reading

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Do fear the Powerpoint?

Seth Godin is an American author of numerous business books and one of the most popular blogs in the world. In a recent post, Nine steps to Powerpoint magic, his provocative first suggestion is: Don’t use Powerpoint at all. Most … Continue reading

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