Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor, L&T Update

Connecting the (digital) dots

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You are invited to engage with an ATN Excellence in Learning and Teaching Project on preparing graduates for digital work and how to embed this in the curriculum. The project has involved rapid prototyping of a learning model for Creative Arts, Communications, Business & Management, and Engineering, and potentially other disciplines.

When: Thursday 12 April 2018, 2.00 – 4.00 pm
Where: RMIT University, Building 16, Level 7, Conference Rooms 1 & 2

To register: Symposium Flyer 12 April 2018



SHEER Centre newsletter

Always good to see what the SHEER Centre is up to. 2018 will bring a focus on strengthening the Centre’s global partnerships, with the appointment of Adjunct positions.

SHEER Centre News – Issue 14

CHASS Australia Prizes

The Council for Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) is inviting nominations for its 2018 Australia Prizes! This is an excellent opportunity to nominate yourself, a friend or colleague who has enriched and contributed to Australian cultural and intellectual life.

Nominations are currently open for the CHASS Australia Future Leader Prize and Student Prize. Continue reading “CHASS Australia Prizes”

Learning Leaders in Higher Education Conference and Higher Education Quality Network Conference

Conference dates: 6, 7 and 8 June Pullman on the Park, Melbourne

You are invited to submit papers for the Learning Leaders in Higher Education Conference hosted by the Council of Australasian Leaders in Learning and Teaching (formerly CADAD) in collaboration with Higher Ed Services and the Higher Education Quality Network Conference: Assessment, Integrity, Review.

Continue reading “Learning Leaders in Higher Education Conference and Higher Education Quality Network Conference”

New Chief Marketing Officer to start in April

Screen Shot 2018-03-20 at 6.59.45 amRMIT’s new CMO, Chaminda Ranasinghe, will be starting on Monday 16 April 2018.

 Chaminda brings a wealth of expertise spanning 20 years in diverse organisations including ANZ, Aviva, Zurich UK, and Energy Australia.  He has spent the last 4 years at ANZ heading up digital strategy, sales and marketing and leading a team of 300 across digital marketing, data analytics, sales and service delivery.

2018 RMIT L&T Symposia series

The RMIT Learning & Teaching Academy is pleased to invite you to the 2018 Learning & Teaching Symposia series. Please register for the events via the following Eventbrite links: Continue reading “2018 RMIT L&T Symposia series”

Bundoora AFL Ground – Official Opening

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Please join us for the official opening of the AFL ground at Bundoora. There will be aBBQ as our Women’s Football Club trains on our brand new ground.

Date: Thursday March 15
Time: 5 pm

This an exciting time, with the development marking wonderful opportunities for SoE teaching and research.

Digital work practices: where are the jobs, what are they, and how prepared are graduates?

Please find below details for an upcoming workshop. The hands-on workshop focuses on preparing graduates for digital work and how to embed this in the curriculum.
When: Monday 19 March 2018, 2-4 pm, with afternoon tea
Where: City Campus, Innovation Design Showcase space, B012.04.108
To register: click here

RMIT to play with Essendon

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Yesterday the University launched a new strategic business and education partnership with Essendon Football Club. A key focus of the partnership is generating better education outcomes and pathways for Indigenous Australians and players in the Club’s Next Generation Academies. The partnership, underpinned by a shared commitment to community, innovation and education, will enable Essendon staff and players to access online courses, micro-credentials and the RMIT Activator as well as provide opportunities for collaborative research.

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