officer blog


callum perry

undergraduate education

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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Mon 11 Feb 2019

Brexit: what we can tell you so far

As students you may be concerned about how Brexit will impact your studies and that’s why I wanted...
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Fri 01 Feb 2019

Transforming Education Awards

Do you have an advisor or lecturer who you think has gone above and beyond? Know a course rep who...
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Fri 25 Jan 2019

What have our course reps been up to? Semester one wins

Welcome back everyone! As you begin to settle back into university life, I thought it would be a good time...
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Fri 07 Dec 2018

extenuating circumstances

Extenuating Circumstances With just one week to go until the end of term, lots of you are in the process...
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Tue 27 Nov 2018

Lecture Capture: what did students say?

As some of you might have noticed, lecture capture, and my efforts to get it implemented at UEA...
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Mon 19 Nov 2018

How’s your timetabling?

Over the past 2 weeks we spoke to 237 students about their experiences with their timetable, and about spaces on...
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