Upcoming event: Decolonising the University Symposium – 31 May

Sheffield Hallam University is committed to addressing the degree attainment gap, and will be hosting a series of events to challenge and diversify thinking and practice over the coming months. The next scheduled event is the Decolonising the University Symposium which will take place on Friday 31st May 2019. The symposium will feature a keynote…

Upcoming events: Disparities in Attainment CPD series

The degree awarding gap, also called the degree attainment gap, between white and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME students) is complex problem that continues to challenge the Higher Education sector. The Disparities in Attainment series of Continuous Professional Development have been designed to build race equity into the core of everything we do at Hallam. These sessions are available for all academic and professional services staff to attend and can be booked through the Core Portal – click ‘Continue reading’ for full details.

Call for Proposals: 2019 UEL Learning and Teaching Symposium

The 2019 University of East London Learning and Teaching Symposium takes place on Thursday 19 September. Proposals for interactive sessions are invited on the theme of “Connected Students” with a particular interest in decolonial praxes aimed at addressing the BAME ‘attainment gap’. The deadline for submissions is 15 July 2019 – see the symposium website for more information. #uelLTSymp19