Category: News

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...

Staff Development for Technology Enhanced Learning at Brookes

OCSLD are pleased to launch a new page of services at the University. Your Development: Technology Enhanced Learning. There are many academic and professional development programmes across the university. The new page brings these together...

Digital Choices Development at Brookes

Mark Childs writes: We’ve made a lot of progress with the digital capabilities website based on the Jisc NUS student digital experience benchmarking tool. For a start we’ve decided on a name (the Digital...

News from OCSLD

Here is the latest news from OCSLD reported to the VCs ‘good news’ meeting on Monday. Neil Currant presented at the ‘Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education’ event held at King’s College on the...