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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Quick Progress on the ICP project

The past few weeks have been intertwined with meetings and our Evaluation Report on this project. I just recently got involved in this project (5 weeks ago) and am glad to say that despite the steep learning curve, much progress … Continue reading

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Understanding global employability in the Biosciences

With the onset of a new term, odds are that our international students are confused, lost and worried as they settle into life in a new country and settle into their studies on a new campus. To help them, the … Continue reading

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HEA Internationalisation Change Initiative Residential Programme

Last week I was fortunate enough to be part of the university’s team on the HEA  Internationalisation Change Initiative Programme held in Leeds. The 2-day residential programme was organised by the HEA and was indeed very fruitful to our work … Continue reading

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Smile you are on video camera

Today, Ted went round the campus to capture snapshots of the library and it’s facilities and also different locations of our greenly campus . From his snapshots, few observations were significant such as wrong video technique known as “hoovering” and … Continue reading

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Internationalisation Focus Group – Skills for Global Employability

Some students from School of Biological Sciences and Food Sciences met on the June 28th to discuss the Teaching & Learning challenges they encounter whilst at Reading. Despite the holidays, the group was very diverse, which helped provide more insights … Continue reading

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