February 2014

  • User testing with staff

    Following on from our user testing with students, we recently ran some testing with staff for a new website that collected all the online materials relating to Agresso - the purchasing system used by the University - ahead of a new...

  • The Students' homepage has changed

    The Students' homepage has changed based on feedback from students. It’s the same information as before but improved in three ways: 1. Links to Webmail, Moodle, Samis etc are now at the top of the page 2. The same page...

  • Showing off our Images of Research on Flickr

    Last Wednesday saw the launch of our 2014 Images of Research competition, open to our research staff, postgraduate research students and academics. Researchers submit an image depicting their work, along with a short description. All entries are later available to...

  • Support review of 2013

    As a Web Supporter, one of the aspects of my role is to produce a support report every month which details what has been happening with support over the previous month. At the end of each year I then consolidate...

  • 2013 was... the Year Of The Snake

    We're now two months on since 2013 ended and many will say that a year review of 2013 would seem quite late. Yes, ok, if you're going to be all Gregorian about your calendars it is - but I'll be...