The latest batch of student bloggers have just started writing for Hi and this year a few new things are being introduced. Most notably they're also making use of Twitter. It's still early days but it's a great insight into student life at Edge Hill. Over the coming months we'll be making more use of … Continue reading Student Life
In July I delivered a presentation at the IWMW in York entitled "Let the students do the talking..." and yesterday I travelled to Edinburgh to deliver a varient of this at the annual CASE Conference. I was slightly anxious about telling Marketing and PR people to put everything in the hands of the students but … Continue reading Case Conference Presentation
Earlier this year we launched a website to allow our applicants to talk to each other and our current students. The idea behind it was to create a virtual community of applicants and to allow real students to answer questions about life at Edge Hill. The site is public but only applicants and/or students can … Continue reading Honesty is the best policy…
I will be giving a presentation at the IWMW in July entitled "Let the students do the talking..." and in advance of this Brian Kelly (UKOLN) asked me to write a blog post relating to my talk. When I submitted my abstract back in February I was thinking of social networking and collaborative tools and … Continue reading A question of confidence?!
This year we're launching our first "Online Excellence Scholarship" in a bid to reward students who are excelling inÂ the construction andÂ creative and interesting use of new media. Successful applicants could be upwarded Â£1,000 over 1 year (for PGCE students) or Â£2,000 over 3 years (for undergraduates) an attractive bonus for any student. So how will … Continue reading Online Excellence Scholarships