Navigating the unknown in HE

By nikkispalding

By Dr Sam Grogan (PVC Student Experience, University of Salford) and Dr Graham Holden (HE Consultant and Researcher)  Drivers for change In their seminal text Future Shock futurologists Alvin and Heidi Toffler describe a future state in which the perception of individuals and entire societies is of “too much change in too short a period of time”. This, like…

Student Experience: What is that? Which student? Which experience?

By nikkispalding

By Dr Harriet Dunbar-Morris, PFHEA – Dean of Learning and Teaching (University of Portsmouth, UK). Outside of the higher education sector there is some confusion about ‘Student Experience’; I’m often asked: ‘Student Experience’, what is that; which student; which experience? That part of your job description, does it mean you’re some sort of holiday rep…