Save the Date! DLF dates for the new semester

The Distance Learning Forum is up and running again for the new academic year and kicks off this Thursday, 18 September, with a pecha kucha style session on Approaches to Student Induction (14.00-16.00 hrs – Dalhousie 1G10).

Dates for future meetings as follows

Tuesday 11.11.14
Thursday 12.02.15
Tuesday 05.05.14

Aileen McGuigan & Linda Martindale, co-conveners, invite you to join in the discussion and share your own induction experiences this Thursday and to keep in touch with the DLF at

Perspectives on Practice – Teaching Excellence at Dundee University

The Teaching Awards special issue of Highlighter will be hitting your desks next week but here is a sneak preview.  I’m sure you’ll agree that this is an excellent reflection of the enthusiastic and inspiring teaching that takes place across the institution. Look out soon for a new CASTLE series of seminars, interviews and resources – Perspectives on Practice – that will support dissemination of good practice from the award winners and provide an opportunity for you to engage with and contribute to the University’s shared knowledge base on excellence in teaching.


Highlighter Awards edition 2014

Dr Lorraine Anderson