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22 Jul 2020

Transition to Higher Education at a Time of Change

Online event

This event will consider the emotional impact of climate change, Covid 19 and inequalities on society and young people as well as exploring the particular challenges experienced by students from under-represented groups in higher education.

11 Jun 2020

Collaborative Outreach and Uni Connect

Online event

This event will run as an online event on 11 June from 10.30am to 3.00pm. This is an open event. To register your interest, please follow this link to the event page.

11 Mar 2020

Exploring and Enhancing the impact of Student Ambassadors and Mentors

83 Pall Mall, London

Most HEIs now employ students to work as outreach ambassadors and peer mentors to support access and student success interventions. However, there is very little research into the effectiveness of this strategy and the impact of their involvement. Speakers include Dr Clare Gartland, University of Suffolk.

17 Jan 2020

Admissions, Choice and Student Diversity

University of Bath in London, 83 Pall Mall

​This session will consider how admissions practices affect the process of choosing and applying for admissions to an undergraduate degree and the impact on diversity of the student population. Speakers include Professor Vikki Boliver, Durham University.

14 Nov 2019

Knowledge, Learning and Attainment

83 Pall Mall, London

This session will consider how our ideas about knowledge impact on learning and attainment and our approach to interventions. Speakers include Professor Paul Ashwin, Lancaster University

15 May 2019

Widening Participation and Graduate Progression

Graduate outcomes are of increasing interest to students, particularly for those from groups under-represented in HE. Students, their teachers and their families are questioning the value of a degree when there is no guarantee that it will lead to graduate employment or further study.