Category: News & Events


Poll Everywhere Plugin for PowerPoint Live

We’re pleased to advise that the ICT department has recently completed an update of the PowerPoint plugin for Poll Everywhere and this has been released to all PCs across campus. I know that some of you were reporting issues with using the plugin last semester, so this update should resolve these issues going forward. If you have already installed the Poll Everywhere plugin then youRead More about Poll Everywhere Plugin for PowerPoint Live.


SRHE Newer Researcher Award 2020

the SRHE (Society for Research into Higher Education) are delighted to invite submissions to the 2020 SRHE Newer Researchers Award. The Society is jointly sponsoring with Routledge, Taylor & Francis, up to three prizes of £3,000 available for a research project of one year’s duration. These awards are intended to provide support for early stageRead More about SRHE Newer Researcher Award 2020.


NTFS / CATE Briefing Session – 26th Nov.

The National Teaching Fellowship (NTF) Scheme celebrates and recognises individuals who have made an outstanding impact on student outcomes, excellent teaching and the teaching profession in higher education. The Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE) recognises and rewards collaborative work that has had a demonstrable impact on teaching and learning. These schemes invite applications fromRead More about NTFS / CATE Briefing Session – 26th Nov..

A logo for the National Teaching Fellowship Scheme

HEA Recognition D1 & D2 Support Session – 20th Nov.

This session will begin with a short introduction to applying for D1 or D2, tailored to the needs of attendees. It is recommended that you visit the HEAR Blackboard site in advance of the session, as the priority will be to answer attendee queries before moving to support attendees with drafting their applications. Those whoRead More about HEA Recognition D1 & D2 Support Session – 20th Nov..


UROS 2019 Exhibition showcase – 15th october

You are invited to attend an exhibition event showcasing the research that took place as a result of the various UROS funded projects during the last academic year. The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS) at Lincoln is a competitive bursary scheme designed to encourage undergraduates to become involved with the research work of the University,Read More about UROS 2019 Exhibition showcase – 15th october.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme Logo

Are You Interested In Gaining National Teaching Recognition? – Briefing Session 17th July

LALT is hosting a briefing session on 17th July, 10-11:30, for colleagues to come along and find out more about both the NTF and CATE national schemes. The National Teaching Fellowship (NTF) Scheme celebrates and recognises individuals who have made an outstanding impact on student outcomes, excellent teaching and the teaching profession in higher education.Read More about Are You Interested In Gaining National Teaching Recognition? – Briefing Session 17th July.


“Belonging: A Critical Influence on Student Engagement and Wellbeing in the First Year” – A talk by Dr Ella Kahu – 24 June

We are delighted to announce that Dr Ella Kahu (Massey University in New Zealand) will give a special lecture on “Belonging: A critical influence on student engagement and well-being in the first year” from 3pm-5pm on Monday 24 June in INB0114. About this Event Exploring student engagement in the first year: Multifaceted, contextual, and dynamicRead More about “Belonging: A Critical Influence on Student Engagement and Wellbeing in the First Year” – A talk by Dr Ella Kahu – 24 June.


IMPact Journal 1st Year Anniversary Celebration Event

The University’s journal of higher education research, IMPact, is marking its first anniversary. IMPact is an online open access journal established by the University’s Lincoln Higher Education Research Institute to provide a platform for sharing knowledge and innovations in teaching, learning and assessment. So far it has published three editions, and a student special edition,Read More about IMPact Journal 1st Year Anniversary Celebration Event.


There’s No Place Like Home: Justice, Migration & Arts | Mansions of the Future

There’s No Place Like Home is a three-day event taking place during 24th – 26th April at Mansions of the Future in Lincoln. It will comprise of an immersive installation by award-winning photographer Hoda Afshar; an artist talk with detainee, novelist and human rights activist Behrouz Boochani; readings by professional actors from Boochani’s prize-winning memoir No Friend But the Mountains;Read More about There’s No Place Like Home: Justice, Migration & Arts | Mansions of the Future.

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Team-Based Learning pre-conference workshops & Threshold Concepts Conference

The RAISE Network (Researching, Advancing & Inspiring Student Engagement) has brought to our attention that The European Team-Based Learning Community (ETBLC) is delighted to offer University colleagues and RAISE members the opportunity to learn about and experience Team-Based Learning (TBL), by booking onto 1 or 2 of the pre-conference workshops they are offering during WednesdayRead More about Team-Based Learning pre-conference workshops & Threshold Concepts Conference.

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