OCSLD Newsletter archive and current issues

You can always find the latest OCSLD Newsletters in the archive. This issue highlights retirement to apprenticeships and all points between. We note many new HEA Fellows, Associates and Seniors too, including our own...

Another useful IT resource for learning in Clerici

The knowledge Base is always worth a look If you need assistance using the equipment in pooled teaching rooms you can book support for the start of your class through Our Service Catalogue. To do...

Share and share safely

Here is one to share widely on, well, How to share documents safely from Gareth Packham, Head of Information Management at Oxford Brookes IT Services. Thank you, Gareth How to share documents using Google...

Walk and talk

George Roberts and Richard Francis have been walking and talking at the Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference and beyond. We would like to offer the university three Thursday lunchtime Walk and Talks exploring what...

Inclusivity guidelines emerging

At the OCSLD all team meeting 20 June 2017, Simon led a discussion about the implications of the new inclusivity guidelines. Raise the ‘what are your requirements?’ question on the booking form. What is the...

Ian’s Letter from America

The preamble For a large part of my formative years Alistair Cookes weekly ‘Letter from America’  was a staple in my growing awareness and fascination of what was going on in the world and...

Shocked and silent

There is more change going on now in higher education than I have seen in many years. A fundamental restructuring of power relationships is being reflected in new organs of governance and finance. The...

Good news from OCSLD

Here is the latest news from OCSLD reported to the VCs ‘good news’ meeting on Monday. Three of OCSLD’s flagship programmes are doing really well It looks like PCTHE will have around 70 enrollments...

Academic Enhancement and Standards Seminars for 2016-17

OCSLD organises the Academic Enhancement and Standards Commitee (AESC) Seminar series. The seminars are intended to challenge and inform AESC members and are open to all interested colleagues across the university. The speakers and topics reflect...

New Look and Features in Brookes Virtual Gateway

Two big feature upgrades went live today for day one of Semester one. The Virtual Gateways for staff and students have received a new look and links to currently supported services and features. The...