22 September 2009
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Welcome to Craig Bartle, Research Associate
HEFCE retention project
belonging and intimacy factors for the retention of students
questionnaire to first year students in first semester - will be piloted in biological sciences
quantitative and qualitative data will be collected
Annette is attending http://www.issotl.org/ conference in October. Recommends we put in papers to the next year's conference which will be in Liverpool.
19-22 Otc 2010 Liverpool http://www.issotl.org/conferences.html
Will Rifkin - day in the life website - http://www.dayinscience.unsw.edu.au/ paper Jon circulated will be presented at Australian conference in next few weeks.
College theme now formally approved
ReSULT = research and scholarship underinning learning and teaching
- web page
propose a joint mtg with med ed once a term.
Alan has proposed a joint seminar on citeulike to Adrian Hastings
Jo drew attention to genetics seminar by Cameron Neylon on web 2.0 for science on weds 14th October. Cameron is a proponent of open science and blogs regularly on the topic.
Date for next meeting - Jon will circulate an alternative date.