Venture Matrix awarded the Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence

Congratulations to Charmaine Myers and the Venture Matrix team, who have been awarded an Advance HE Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE).  The CATE recognises and rewards collaborative work that has had a demonstrable impact on teaching and learning, and highlights the key role of teamwork in higher education.  Read the announcement of this year’s…

Hallam Guild: Transition Model Toolkit Launch – 4 June 2020

Charmaine Myers and her colleagues in the Venture Matrix team invite you to the virtual launch of their Online Transition Model Toolkit:  Date/time:  Thursday 4 June 2020, 14:00 – 15:15 Visit our Eventbrite ticket page to register your place It is widely acknowledged that the employability of undergraduates is a contemporary focus and measure for the…

Upcoming events: Advance HE – symposia series

Advance HE’s range of symposia events focus on thematic areas of interest within teaching and learning and are for anyone wishing to improve their knowledge of the latest teaching pedagogies and upskill their practice in key areas. Practitioners are invited to participate in each symposium through submitting an abstract on their work as a presentation…

The Hallam Award – What’s Extra about Extra-Curricular?

Andy Callard (SHU) and Doug Muzawazi (SHSU) Sheffield Hallam University – Directorate of Education and Employer Partnerships (DEEP) Strand Student Outcomes Type Poster – take a look at the original poster Learning objective(s) Participants will be able to identify how to support students to make strategic decisions about their extracurricular activities that will help them…

“I would like to start thinking about my future career but don’t know where to start”: Exploring hesitation to help make career planning manageable for students

    Poster Ignite This session will focus on the findings of a small qualitative research project funded by both SHU Humanities department, and the Higher Education Careers Services Unit (HECSU). It was conducted by the Careers and Employability Service, SHU Humanities department, and a Student Researcher.A short internal questionnaire designed by the Careers and…

Word Café – ACHIEVE Projects strategic focus

Hosted by: Graham Holden, Director of Learning and Teaching, LEAD ACHIEVE is a programme of innovation, research and practice at Sheffield Hallam University concerned with not just improving, but rethinking, the student experience. ACHIEVE has been designed to support the ambitious strategy we have set ourselves to be a world-leading applied university. Using a World…

News: Venture Matrix students – Leading Locally and Engaging Globally with Santander Universities

This academic year marked the first in Sheffield Hallam University’s three year partnership with Santander Universities, who have committed £10,000 to Venture Matrix each year to enable valuable international opportunities to be opened up to our students. Read their latest blog post for an update on how students are being supported in Leading Locally and Engaging Globally.