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Creative Teaching Double Bill, Manchester, 5th May, led by NTFs Andrew Walsh and Alke Groppel-Wegener

Tweet Thanks to our friend Alke for telling us about this event in Manchester on the 5th May:   Bookings are now open for a Creative Teaching Double Bill of workshops on 5th May in Manchester led by two National … Continue reading

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Upcoming Issue of Creative Academic Magazine: Exploring the Role of the Body in the Process of Creation/ Re-Creation

Tweet Happy New Year to our East Midlands Writing PAD Community! Thank you to our Writing PAD friend Lisa Clughen from Nottingham Trent University for introducing her guest-edited April 2017 issue of Creative Academic Magazine: Exploring the Role of the … Continue reading

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PGR Workshop Series 2016/17: Workshop 1 ‘Draw Out’ 30.11.16

Tweet   Building on the momentum from our successful Creative Connections event in summer 2016, East Midlands Writing PAD are running a series of termly workshops for PGR students at DMU, building on the themes of visual, tactile and creative … Continue reading

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Book Review: Writing Essays by Pictures – a Workbook, by Alke Groppel-Wegener

Tweet Thanks to Emily Forster, Lecturer in the Centre for Learning and Study Support at DMU for this book review:   This is a highly original study skills book. It looks more like an activity book than a book about … Continue reading

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Creative PGR Workshops at DMU-1st Workshop Wednesday 30th November 10-1.00

Tweet Following on from our successful Creative Connections event in July 2016, East Midlands Writing PAD are pleased to present a series of termly workshops for DMU Postgraduate Research Students building on the themes of visual, tactile and creative research … Continue reading

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Surviving the ‘Attraction’ of Visual Research- Annette Crisp- Social Scientist

Tweet Thanks to Annette Crisp, Senior Lecturer in Health & Life Sciences for this blog post: Hi everyone and thanks for reading this Blog post which is based on my experiences of using Visual media to plot, analyse and interpret … Continue reading

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Call for contributions: The Power of Play in Higher Education

Tweet Is anyone is interested in contributing to a global collection of HE practices around playful pedagogies?  Our Writing PAD colleague Dr Alison James, Head of Learning and Teaching, University of Winchester and Chrissi Nerantzi, Principal Lecturer in Academic CPD, … Continue reading

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New Writing-PAD workshop! Thinking Through Genre, November 8th 2016

Tweet Our East Midlands Writing PAD colleague Alke Groppel-Wegener announces a new workshop: Thinking-Through-Genre: exploring genre as pedagogical resource Come and join us on November 8th 2016 at Middleport Pottery in Longport (near Stoke-on-Trent) to find out about using genre … Continue reading

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Employability Mapping Workshop 8th June 2016

Tweet   As part of the Good Ideas for Student Employability, a mini conference held at De Montfort University, Leicester, Kaye Towlson delivered a “Writing PAD” employability mapping workshop. This was attended by DMU academic staff from a variety of … Continue reading

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Vitae 2016 conference workshop: “Visualising research using infographics” 13th September 2016

Tweet Thanks to Dr Mhairi Morris, Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science at DMU, for this blog post:   A seedling of an idea and a new collaboration I have worked with Julia and Kaye previously delivering a workshop to 2nd … Continue reading

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