Stalls in the foyer
Throughout the day there will be a number of stalls providing information and demonstrations relating to teaching and learning in Humanities. Please visit and talk to colleagues about the support they can provide.
Development and Alumni Relations - Marie-Rose Delauzun, Humanities Alumni Officer
The Alumni Relations team are here to support schools in Faculty in the delivery of student-alumni engagement programmes which support student recruitment, student experience and student employability. We aim to ensure alumni engagement activity is supportive of, and consistent with, Faculty/school objectives and strategy. Any contact schools want to make with their alumni, or enquiries they might have – we can help source the information and contact people as required. We have a database of over 250,000 contactable alumni and an experienced team of development and alumni relations professionals who can help University colleagues to meaningfully engage with their alumni.
The Atrium - Emily McIntosh, Student Support Advice & Guidance Manager
The Atrium, First Floor University Place, opened in September 2013 as a one-stop-shop for information, advice & guidance for students. It provides a newly established Information, Advice & Guidance Service supporting students on a variety of issues from finance and budgeting to health and wellbeing.
Careers and Employability - Paul Gratrick, Faculty of Humanities Careers Manager
Information on the variety of tools and resources available to staff for use in supporting students such as the academic toolkit, academic FAQ sheets, and CMS support. Colleagues from the Careers and Employability Division will be available to offer advice and guidance.
The University of Manchester Library - Helen Saxton, Marketing and Communications
Talis Aspire, digitising texts, the new "My Learning Essentials" skills training programme, and support for teaching and learning.
Manchester Enterprise Centre - Lynn Sheppard, Director, Manchester Enterprise Centre
Talk with colleagues from the Manchester Enterprise Centre about how they can work with you to embed employability into your programme, which will enable students to apply specialist skills and subject knowledge to make a positive impact on their chosen career.
Media Services - Trevor Byrne, Media Services Manager
Talk with colleagues from Media Services about the support they can provide for your teaching activities. Media Services facilities are provided to support staff and students in the production and delivery of media. Covering all aspects of University life, from teaching room technologies to audio and video production facilities and resources dedicated to developing graphic materials.
Students As Partners - Justin Kennedy, Teaching and Learning Adviser (Peer Support)
Find out about the Peer Assisted Study Skills sessions and Peer Mentoring schemes that can be established and supported in collaboration with the Humanities Sabbatical Interns.