Monthly Archives: June 2010

Graduation Congratulations

Massive congratulations to all the Law School graduates who graduated yesterday!  You got a beautiful day for it and I wish you every success in your future… If you've just finished your LLB and are coming back for Diploma or … Continue reading

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Motivating Student Learning

Last week, I attended a lunchtime course/talk called 'Motivating Student Learning Through the Application of Teaching Innovations' which was delivered by Associate Professor Angela Paladino of Melbourne University.  Professor Paladino's field is Marketing but the methods she was demonstrating to … Continue reading

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Open Day!

Today George Square becomes a circus!  No, not like the theme for this year's Big Brother but a circus of opportunity, information and education… it's OPEN DAY!  Academic staff (and myself) in the school are 'rota-ed' on to do a … Continue reading

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Pathways Parents’ Evenings

Last Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, The Pathways to the Professions team held two Parents' Evenings designed to answer questions parents (of those registered on Pathways) may have about their offspring heading off to university.  As well as general and financial … Continue reading

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LEAPS s2 workshops: Leith Academy

What a fantastic morning I've had – and it's all thanks to the great pupils we had in this morning!  Two groups of s2 pupils from Leith Academy came into the university as part of the work the Lothians Equal … Continue reading

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