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  • TEL: latest news... Moodle upgrade and more

    With Induction week drawing to an end, it already seems a while since the summer months. During that time, we have upgraded to Moodle 3.0, and we also have a new look Moodle theme. I’m sure you will have already...

  • Apprentice Technician: Everyday something new

    Emma Walker, former Apprentice Mechanical Engineering Technician, has been nominated to receive the Building Services Construction & Engineering Work Place Learner of the Year Award. This award recognises the hard work, application and excellence in both her academic studies and...

  • Sharing thoughts from the Association for Learning Technology conference (ALT-C 2016)

    Last week I made a trip to the University of Warwick for the Association for Learning Technology conference (ALT-C 2016). I joined on the final day of the three day event. Even attending for just one day, there was a...

  • New woodworking and timber engineering workshop in 4ES

    Julian Sulley, Director of Technical Services, updates us on 4 East South developments: After months of planning, the ACE woodwork and timber engineering workshop moved into its new facility back in June. We now have a much larger workshop capacity...

  • Macro of the Month: Search box

    Introduction Search box is another basic macro with one specific use. It enables visitors to find information on the space relating to their choice of search term Application(s) Search box has one function: allows you to create a search box...

  • Handing over admissions

    During his time as Admissions Tutor, Dr John Chew has seen applications for Chemical Engineering increase by 50%. As he hands over the role, John shares his experiences with us: I was the undergraduate Admissions Tutor (AT) for the Department of Chemical Engineering...

  • Staff share experiences from the AUA annual conference 2016

    Those who attended the annual Association of University Administrators conference shared their experiences with other University of Bath staff members recently. Rosie Hart, Programmes officer, reports on the session: We invited Association of University Administrators (AUA) members to a feedback...

  • Effective staff induction

    We are working on a new Faculty staff induction to complement the activities that happen at a departmental and University level. As part of this project we interviewed new staff about their experiences joining the University. We also asked some...

  • New Head of Department for ACE

    Professor Pete Walker, outgoing Head of Department, looks back at his time in the role: The past three years have literally flown by. When I joined the University of Bath in 1998 I did not anticipate that one day I...

  • Top 5 worries for new MSc students

    I surveyed our current and recently graduated MSc students to find out what their worries were about starting an MSc. 1.    Getting back into the momentum of studying as quickly as others on your course You may have had an...