Events

LITE Fellow Bridgette Bewick will lead December’s ‘I belong: Compassionate Curriculum Conversation’ on Wednesday December 8th 1pm-2pm. The series is a space for staff and students to regularly come together to explore and discuss how we might develop a more compassionate curriculum at the University of Leeds. To sign up and/or to let Bridgette know…
On Wednesday December 15th, 10-11 LITE and OD and PL are holding our second annual Share, Adopt, Adapt Christmas Special! Last year we all had a great time celebrating tons of innovative ideas, schemes and techniques and we thought we’d repeat the effort! If you have a great student engagement initiative, big or small, that you’d like…
The theme for our annual Student Education Conference is Belonging and Community. The conference will be opened by our Vice Chancellor, followed by the chance to hear from our new Deputy Vice Chancellor for Student Education, Jeff Grabill and our keynote presenter Dr. Eric Mazur. As well as keynote presentations we will also be hearing from…
This interactive workshop, lead by Professor Mick Healey, is focused on writing for publication in refereed journals. Specific examples will focus on writing about learning and teaching in higher education, though the principles apply to preparing academic and professional journal articles across the disciplines. The workshop will give you opportunities to: Choose a suitable journal…

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This event aims to showcase some examples of ways of working with students as partners within and beyond credit-bearing modules. Working with students as partners is a fundamental feature of the Leeds Curriculum Redefined project and this event is an ideal opportunity to learn more about approaches taken by colleagues across a selection of Faculties….
LITE has a number of affiliated, faculty, school, or theme-based research groups. If you’d like to find out more- this is the session for you! Here you can find out how to get involved in the work that your affiliate is doing (or would like to do), without any pressure or obligation at the end…
TIPS and LITE would like to invite you to an informal reading group to discuss Caroline E. Kuepper-Tetzel and Emily Nordmann’s new paper on ‘Watch Party Lectures: Synchronous Delivery of Asynchronous Material’ (some of you may recognise it as the paper from November’s RAISE reading group). You can sign up to attend here. This is…
For this bonus event Bridgette Bewick will give a brief presentation reflecting on preliminary findings from her LITE Fellowship. This will be followed by an open discussion around staff sense of belonging, educational practice, and the University of Leeds. This bonus event adds to the monthly ‘I belong: Compassionate Curriculum Conversations’ that creates space for…
LITE Fellow Bridgette Bewick will lead November’s ‘I belong: Compassionate Curriculum Conversation’ on Tuesday November 2nd 11am-12pm. The series is a space for staff and students to regularly come together to explore and discuss how we might develop a more compassionate curriculum at the University of Leeds. To sign up and/or to let Bridgette know…
Led by Dr Bridgette Bewick, The ‘I belong: Compassionate Curriculum Conversation’ series is space for staff and students to regularly come together to explore and discuss how we might develop a more compassionate curriculum at the University of Leeds. For this special edition of the series, we will have a brief introduction from Louise Powell…
LITE, in conjunction with the Leeds Centre for Research in Digital Education (CRDE) are excited to announce a very special event to be held on Tuesday October 19th 4-5 in Worsley 9.58b and online via Zoom. Podcasting and ‘Data Music’ as digital sonic methods for post-Covid research will be hosted by poet and musician Simone…
Antonio Martínez-Arboleda, Open Educational Practice Lead, will deliver the latest Share, Adopt, Adapt seminar (a LITE and OD and PL co-production): Podcast for All Subjects: Supporting and Assessing Students. Podcasting can be easily embedded in our curriculum in order to promote interpersonal skills, increase motivation, enhance digital literacies, and foreground crucial aspects of students’ creativity,…
For the first time LITE is offering Fellowships specifically for colleagues in the professional services. This includes, but is not limited to colleagues working in the SES, Accomodation, Marketing, DES, Library Services, The Internationals Students Office, and Comms Teams.   The fellowships will provide the opportunity to generate evidence that explores the value and potential…
LITE Fellow Chiara La Sala, Associate Professor of Italian and the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies will speak about the research carried out over the course of her LITE Fellowship The Enhancement of the pedagogic practice at Leeds University through the engagement of Postgraduate Research Students in teaching At Leeds University, PGRs have the…