October 2018 Issue

Welcome to the second edition of the Academic Portfolio Update. I’m pleased to share with you another selection of stories demonstrating the ongoing academic and professional achievements of our staff and students. We also have celebrated several accolades, including the Spotlight Award at the Global Teaching Excellence Awards.

The future of learning is enhanced flexibility, both online and off
Staff Profile: Associate Professor Sarah O’Shea, School of Education
Podcast: Can You Tell Me Why?
Embracing technology in teaching for more targeted student engagement
Student profile: Batemans Bay co-curricular champion Katrina Manning determined to make her mark in teaching
Early disruption key to instilling a connection to higher education
Academic Portfolio staff recognised at 2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Awards
Wollongong among world’s teaching elite winning GTEA Spotlight Award