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Mary Leishman

undergraduate education

Mon 12 Feb 2018

what to expect from assessment feedback

At University, receiving feedback on your work is crucial to improving it. Feedback helps you grow academically and ...
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Mon 05 Feb 2018

What is it like to be the Undergraduate Education Officer at uea(su)?

In my eighth month as Undergraduate Education Officer at uea(su) I thought I would...
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Mon 22 Jan 2018

Module change deadline approaches

Sometimes you'll start on a module and realise it's not for you. As the Spring...
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Mon 15 Jan 2018

You said, we did: stationary vending machine

We've all been there: you're in the library, in the middle of writing revision notes or...
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Fri 15 Dec 2017

your library priorities, the results!

Over the past few weeks, uea(su) has been running polls of students who use the library. Our aim has...
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Mon 11 Dec 2017

transforming education awards: nominations open now!

Every year at uea(su), we recognise and celebrate those members of academic and teaching staff...
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what would you change about the library?

As students, we’ve all used the library at some point. Whether it’s for a group...
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Mon 04 Dec 2017

make a change to your modules

As week 12 comes into view, we're reaching the point where you'll start to be given...
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Mon 27 Nov 2017

making education more accessible

November 22nd marked the start of Disability History Month, putting the focus on issues of accessibility in...
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Wed 22 Nov 2017

Need some academic support?

As the end of term rumbles nearer, the deadlines are approaching and you may feel like the workload and pressure...
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Mon 13 Nov 2017

The Trouble with TEF

You may have heard about the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and how UEA is a 'gold' ...
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Wed 08 Nov 2017

Essays for sale! But at what cost?

As a student, you may have heard of, or even been approached by, essay mills. These are online companies that...
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Mon 30 Oct 2017

Free online reading lists? We’re one big step closer!

Reading lists are a key part of almost all courses at UEA. Knowing what you need to read...
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Thu 26 Oct 2017

New standards for assessment and feedback

In order to achieve your full potential in your degree, it’s important to get feedback on your work...
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Mon 16 Oct 2017

Free Printers in Union House

The start of a new semester is a really fast-paced period where loads is going on, so we won...
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Mon 09 Oct 2017

Tuition fees freeze – what does it actually mean for students?

If you've been keeping up with the news, you'll have heard all about the Conservative Party...
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Mon 02 Oct 2017

Study space success

As the new academic year starts, the library will slowly fill up as students get back into the routine...
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Fri 29 Sep 2017

lead change – stand as a course rep

Democracy is the foundation of uea(su). We're run by students for students and we...
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Mon 07 Aug 2017

Time for UEA to keep its promises on academic advisors

As well as the great teaching, student opportunities and community feel of the campus, one of the important elements of...
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Tue 01 Aug 2017

nus education award win for hsc students

Last month Maddie, Camille, India and Jack attended the 2017 NUS Awards, after receiving the exciting news that we had...
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