Author Archives: samholton

Success! The Digitally Ready showcase

As you have picked up from the title, the Digitally Ready showcase event was a success! I was excited to find out more about other projects around the university that Digitally Ready had funded and share my workings and what … Continue reading

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You log in, you create and Waoh!

I am pleased to blog that I will be presenting my work so far during my placement at the Digitally Ready showcase event on 1st March. Interestingly, I will be the only student presenting on that day. The synopsis is … Continue reading

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My start in the world of publication and interviewing

My step into academic writing started last week when Tee informed me that we are going ahead with publishing my summer work and further work on the Existing and Emerging Biotechnology framework in an appropriate journal. Obviously, Tee could have … Continue reading

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Preparing a 1 hour session is hard work

This week we had the Internationalisation Change Programme lunchtime session. The first thing I have learnt is that organising even just a ‘simple’ lunch is no easy task! An hour before everyone arrived I was busy setting up the room … Continue reading

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A hard working snowy day

This Thursday I started more work experience at 9am sharp. In the morning I had a meeting with Dr. Kim Watson, we were discussing her lecture on ‘Structure based Drug Design’ and the progress I have made breaking it down … Continue reading

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Back to work! Continuing the development of the EEB blended framework and the Internationalisation Project

Christmas and New Year are over, being the ambitious student I am, I think it’s about time  to get back to work! Due to the success of my UROP placement, I have been invited back part time to develop the … Continue reading

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Tidy up time

It’s coming up to the end of my placement now. I am in the process of tying up all the loose ends so my work can be handed over to somebody else! I spent my fifth week breaking down lecture … Continue reading

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A cruise to officially celebrate the 4th week

Well the week just gone definitely had the best weather England has seen in a while! Just after lunch on Tuesday I had a final meeting with Andrew to show him the the video & script I had come up … Continue reading

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Am I ready for the digital challenges?

Week 3, and I’m still enjoying myself! This week went very quickly, I have been working on my script and adding the finishing touches to the RNA technology slides. These are now complete and a script prepared, so I can … Continue reading

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Getting to grips with RNA technologies

I propelled into Week 2 focussing on updating my video and audio editing skills. After these had been brought up to scratch and a few new tricks learnt, I spent the rest of the week focusing on updating slides which … Continue reading

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