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  • Our second Faculty PGT Learning & Teaching Conference

    Sally Clift, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, gives an overview of our second Faculty PGT Learning & Teaching Conference: 'Defining Excellence in Postgraduate Education' and where we go from here: The conference Following on from the work of the ‘Defining...

  • Macro of the Month: Excerpt/Excerpt Include

    Introduction Excerpt Include is a macro which has to be used in combination with the macro Excerpt. Excerpt is used to define part of a page which you would like to include in additional places. Excerpt Include is used to define...

  • Have we met yet?

    Have we met yet? We've been introducing ourselves through meetings and events (such as the Faculty TEL event), but if we've not yet had the chance to speak with you, here's a reminder of who we are and what we...

  • Staying informed with internal comms

    Everyone’s different when it comes to how they like to receive information and in what format, so we’ve introduced new ways for you to keep up to date with what's going on in the Faculty. Sign up to our quarterly...

  • Macro of the month: Table of contents

    Introduction This feature aims to introduce you to the various macros (small pre-set programmes) that are available within Confluence. They are designed to help you with the layout and functionality of your content. Table of contents works with the use...

  • Faculty of Engineering & Design Technology Enhanced Learning: event write up

    Last week saw the first Faculty of Engineering & Design Technology Enhanced Learning event. The event followed on from on from last semester’s LITEbox Technology Panel Debate chaired by Peter Lambert. Jos Darling (Mechanical Engineering), Marcelle McManus (Mechanical Engineering), Mirella...

  • Reflecting on a year as President of IStructE

    Professor Tim Ibell, Associate Dean for Research, reflects on his year as President of the Institution of Structural Engineers: During 2015, I had the immense privilege of being President of the Institution of Structural Engineers. The Institution is the largest...

  • Faculty facilities refurbishment update

    Julian Sulley, Director of Technical Services for the Faculty, provides an update on refurbishment work within 2 East and 4 East: 4 East The new Gas Turbine Research Unit (GTRU) laboratory has recently been completed. We have installed 6” and...

  • Macro of the month - Expand

    Introduction This feature aims to introduce you to the various macros (small pre-set programmes) that are available within Confluence. They are designed to help you with the layout and functionality of your content. Expand is a very basic macro with...

  • Transitioning person profiles to the new content management system (CMS)

    The hard facts There are 199 published person profile web pages across our four Departments' website sections. These are mostly academic or academic-related with a smattering of Research Officers/Associates, Emeritus Professors and visiting staff. By Department, this looks like: Architecture...