officer blog


callum perry

undergraduate education

Tue 14 Jan 2020

you got a friend in me! pal and learning enhancement support this deadline season

As exam season is approaching it is important to make the most of the people and resources that we have...
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Fri 13 Dec 2019

timetabling and teaching spaces

If I mention timetabling and teaching spaces to students, they will often have many stories to tell me. Some very...
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Tue 03 Dec 2019

convenors assemble: meet your convenors and know how they represent you

Being able to have a platform to raise your voice is vital for every student to get the most out...
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Tue 26 Nov 2019

'tis the season for deadlines: tips to get you through

Hi everyone! Tis nearly the season for deadlines, it’s come around quick but that does not mean you...
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Tue 19 Nov 2019

first rep forum of the year!

Recently we held our first Rep Forum of the academic year!  Rep forums have been introduced this year to...
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Fri 15 Nov 2019

let's revisit the best study spaces

It is me again with all the best study spaces in Norwich. This time it is a handful of the...
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Thu 07 Nov 2019

shedding the light: widening participation

This policy is exactly what it sounds like. With society being made up of many diverse groups. It is unusual...
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Mon 28 Oct 2019

you've got an ally in blackboard

This week’s blog will be focusing on the new Blackboard tool called Ally. It launches soon and is...
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Tue 22 Oct 2019

curriculum conversations: what the tef?

It's another week, another curriculum conversation. This week I'm going to breakdown what TEF is for...
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Tue 15 Oct 2019

curriculum conversations: augar review

Over the summer, you may or may not have heard about the Augar review. If you don’t know...
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Tue 08 Oct 2019

curriculum conversations: marketisation of your higher education

I wouldn’t be surprised if marketisation of your higher education wasn’t at the top of your...
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Mon 30 Sep 2019

do you rep? the course rep system & how to get involved

Hi everyone! Course reps are part of your academic representation system at uea(su). It’s so important...
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Mon 23 Sep 2019

getting to know your undergraduate education officer

Hi everyone, my name is Callum and I am a current year two undergraduate student studying BA Education...
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Wed 04 Sep 2019

what should you pack for university?

Unless you’ve been there before, it is hard to know what the essentials are to pack for UEA...
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Thu 11 Jul 2019

best places to study at UEA

Are you in need of a study space? Here are a few of my favourites! Library: Whilst this might be...
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Thu 30 May 2019

augar to the right of me, missed opps to the left, stuck in a marketised education system with you

After what it feels like months of waiting, the Augar review into post 18 education and skills was released this...
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Wed 29 May 2019

Recorded lectures – where are we at?

As many of you will know, getting lecture capture rolled out across the university has been a very important part...
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Thu 16 May 2019

We've secured Mental Health First Aid Training for Academic Advisors!

    With Mental Health Awareness Week in mind, I wanted to announce the success of one of...
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Tue 05 Mar 2019

a day in the life of undergraduate officer

With nominations closing later today and elections coming up shortly, I thought it would be the perfect time to give...
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Tue 19 Feb 2019

faculty and school convenor elections are open!

You may have seen that nominations for student officers are currently open, but I just wanted to write this to...
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