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Retrofitting dynamism

Published on May 18, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Consulting , AUA Updates

Retrofitting dynamism I feel fairly safe in making the generalisation that the pandemic has created a period of swift change for us all.  We have had to negotiate so much loss and illness in our families, friends and communities.  We have had to adapt overnight to new restrictions, new ways of working, what we are […]

Andrew Unwin appointed Yorkshire and North East Network Coordinator

Published on May 11, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Andrew Unwin appointed Yorkshire and North East Network Coordinator Andrew Unwin has been appointed Yorkshire and North East Network Coordinator. We asked Andrew to share a little bit about himself. Andrew’s background I have worked in Higher Education for 20 years now and have done so in a number of different roles (central, departmental and […]

Call for proposals Autumn Conference 2021

Published on May 6, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Call for Session Proposals We are now inviting working session proposals for the Autumn Conference 2021 which will be held online Thursday, 18 November 2021. The focus of this year’s Autumn Conference is: Enhancing HE: Innovating, adapting, improving Out of necessity, we’ve all been doing things differently. We’ve been required to adapt what we do and how we […]

Learning from AUA Consulting

Published on Apr 22, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Consulting , AUA Updates

Learning from AUA Consulting In 2019 AUA launched a consulting practice AUA Consulting as a new strand in our range of activities in the HE sector.  What have we learned as an association from this new initiative over the last two years?  How is AUA Consulting benefiting AUA, our members and the wider sector?  In […]

South network digital resources

Published on Apr 15, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Here you can access videos from sessions organised by our AUA South regional network. This page will be updated as more recordings are made available. Opportunities for Enhancing Student Experience Through Internationalisation at Home – Dr Anthony Manning, University of Kent This session was delivered by Dr Anthony Manning, Dean for Internationalisation at the University […]

April 2021 Member Spotlight – Loretta Gibson

Published on Apr 15, 2021 / No Comments

Category: Member Spotlight , PgCert , Professional Development

The April member spotlight is on Loretta Gibson, Director of Administration for the Faculty of Engineering and Design at the University of Bath. Loretta is a Fellow Representative on the AUA’s Board of Studies and is a mentor on the PgCert programme. Why do you do it? The AUA as an organisation and as a […]

Scotland network digital resources

Published on Apr 14, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Here you can access videos from sessions organised by our AUA Scotland regional network Please note that while some of these are available to both members and non-members, some are only available to current AUA members Talk by Ruth Moir – Heriot-Watt University session Talk by Lucy Everest – Heriot-Watt University session Talk by Richard […]

Underlining HE’s value through student personal and professional development

Published on Apr 13, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

AUA Annual Conference 2021 Sponsor BlogDr John Miles, CEO, Inkpath______________________________ After a year of living with COVID-19, universities will be reflecting on the endless challenges that came their way over the past 12 months. University teams have continued to work hard to keep students motivated and to support their progress, despite all of the difficulties […]

Student experience events and conferences in 2021

Published on Apr 9, 2021 by Chris Whitehead & / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Student experience events and conferences in 2021 One aim of the AUA’s Student Experience and Engagement network is to make it easier for those working in this field to seek and share best practice. To help achieve this, we’ve compiled a list of events and conferences related to the student experience that are taking place this year. […]

AUA Conference 2021

Published on Apr 9, 2021 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

AUA 2021 | A Summary