Author Archives: Tee Nadan

Challenges to Internationalisation

End of last month Simon Sweeney, Higher Education Academy (HEA) Associate, visited us at Reading in his capacity as advisor for the Internationalisation Change Programme initiative. The visit started with a 2-hour meeting with members of the ICP team followed … Continue reading

Posted in Bioscience Industry Skills Courses | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The use of technologies among like-minded people

It was early January, even before the term started, when I met with Dr Geoff Taggart (Lecturer/Co-Director BA CDL, Institute of Education) and Enza Siciliano Verruccio (Italian Language Coordinator, Modern Languages and European Studies) with regards to future directions and … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Study Advice Session for the Spring Term

Today we had a successful meeting with Matt Daley (International Support Adviser) and Dr Michelle Reid (Study Adviser) for the delivery of sessions to start in the Spring Term (Jan-Apr 2003). Following our initial discussions with these study advisors (check … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) in Faculty of Life Sciences, Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged | Leave a comment

Lunchtime session – Internationalisation Change Programme, Implications for Reading

Simon Sweeney, Higher Education Academy (HEA) Associate, will visit Reading in his capacity as advisor for the Internationalisation Change Programme supported by the HEA. He will also deliver a lunch time presentation and participate in a discussion with university staff. … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) in Faculty of Life Sciences, Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

The opportunity to work with the Digitally Ready Team

Via the Existing and Emerging Biotechnologies (EEB) Framework and our work toward Creating a Global Agenda in the Biosciences and the Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) , we have recently been given the opportunity to work with the Digitally Ready team. Via … Continue reading

Posted in Bioscience Industry Skills Courses | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Personal reflections on “Visa and Work Placements for International Students”

Today I had the opportunity to attend a presentation on Tier 4 Visa National Students & Work Placements. The University’s Tier 4 Licence enables the recruitment of International Students.  Tier 4 students are allowed to undertake work placements as an … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) in Faculty of Life Sciences, Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

T&L Showcase – Flexible Learning presentation by Dr Kim Watson & Dr Teeroumanee Nadan

As part of the series of T&L showcases organised by CDoTL, today we had the opportunity to participate in a Flexible Learning showcase during which we were able to present our work. Watch an 8min recording of the Showcasing event here. … Continue reading

Posted in Bioscience Industry Skills Courses | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Community of Practice (COP) Internationalising Student Support

Lunch time today was busy with the first Community of Practice (COP) Internationalising Student Support meeting. The COP Internationalising Student Support was recently established to share best practices and provide staff the opportunity to discuss current challenges and opportunities to … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) in Faculty of Life Sciences, Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged , | Leave a comment

An eventful evening for our UROP students

Our UROP students Sam Holton and Laura Cotton enjoyed an eventful evening on November 28th on campus. Sam and Laura worked on the Industry Skills Courses to accommodate for ‘student-led’ works on these courses. Watch what our Associate Dean for … Continue reading

Posted in Bioscience Industry Skills Courses | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Our work with the Study Advisers

Recent works in this project has seen a collaboration with the Study Advice. Matt Daley (International Student Adviser) and Dr Michelle Reid (Study Adviser) will be tailoring presentations to our students’s demography in the following: Going Global and Adjusting to … Continue reading

Posted in Internationalisation Change Programme (ICP) in Faculty of Life Sciences, Internationalisation in T&L and Global Employability in Biosciences | Tagged , | 1 Comment