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Jennifer’s Creative Week

Friday, 14 July, 2017 - 15:07

Here at the IAD we’ve been talking a lot about blogs, and how best to keep them lively. So we came up with the idea of having a regular once a week ‘blogging hour’, and I’m going to do my best to think of something interesting, inspirational, creative, fun and provocative that I’ve learned or … Continue reading Jennifer’s Creative Week

The Festival of Creative Learning – past, present and future

Thursday, 29 June, 2017 - 13:46

February seems like a long time ago, but we have been very busy behind the scenes of the Festival of Creative Learning, well, learning…and being creative. Before the Scottish summer and ‘other’ festivals truly overwhelm our senses, we would like to share some updates to remind you that we are here, and to begin sparking your … Continue reading The Festival of Creative Learning – past, present and future

Master Class: Poetry & Creative Learning with the MasterCard Scholars

Thursday, 18 May, 2017 - 09:50

  I’ve been delivering writing workshops for a long time now, most regularly at the Scottish Poetry Library to people who, though at various points in their writing careers, have poetry on the brain. Since starting as Projects and Engagement Coordinator for the Institute for Academic Development (IAD), it has been interesting to think about … Continue reading Master Class: Poetry & Creative Learning with the MasterCard Scholars

Resilient Researchers

Friday, 28 April, 2017 - 13:15

Originally posted on iad4researchers:
First of all a huge thank you to the speakers at the Resilient Researcher event which I was involved in today. As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, resilience is my word of the year so I was really pleased to be able to work with two sponsors, SUPA and the…