Tag Archives: social media

Flipboard – Newsreading App

What is Flipboard? Flipboard is an online resource that stores information from the web on one simple application, it is usually described as a social, magazine and news application. Flipboard gathers information from magazines, newspaper articles, blogs and many other … Continue reading

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ACES TEL Team at the faculty LTA Conference 2015

The ACES LTA Conference in September was a truly inspiring day for the faculty. It started off with a fascinating talk by the keynote, Colin Bryson, from Newcastle University. He spoke of the need to focus on transformative student experiences, with the primary focus on ‘students … Continue reading

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Social Media for Learning in Higher Education Conference

Full information about the Social Media for Learning in Higher Education Conference can be found on the event website, including the call for participation and information about the keynote speaker. 18th December 2015 Sheffield Hallam University We are delighted to announce … Continue reading

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Tips from LinkedIn on how to create a top Student profile

Create a Winning Student Profile from LinkedIn Europe Student resources LinkedIn has a dedicated section for students with useful resources and tips on creating a profile, building connections, where to find jobs and internships plus much more. https://students.linkedin.com/uk LinkedIn advice … Continue reading

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The value of online meetings using Google Apps

The  presentation below was given to all first year Computing students and introduced online meetings and the use of Google Hangouts along with other tools. The affordances of online meetings you can meet remotely from different locations save on travel costs hold ‘out … Continue reading

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Collaboration tools

The University provides a range of collaboration tools for use by staff to support their roles within the University. These include: Blackboard Learn – Blogs, Wikis Blackboard Collaborate – Virtual Classroom, Video conferencing SharePoint – Documents Google Docs – Documents, … Continue reading

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