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By Phillip Dawson | Published: July 7, 2015
In an attempt to 'flip the classroom' the University of Adelaide is phasing out lectures. Will this flip be a flop?
By Paul Ralph | Published: June 25, 2015
If universities were interested in measuring learning, argues Paul Ralph, it's likely the bulb in the PowerPoint projector would dim a bit.
By Social Science Space | Published: March 6, 2015
When impacts vary from one subgroup to another, then focusing on average treatment effects may underestimate the impacts, according to a recent article by Bradford...
By SAGE Connection | Published: November 18, 2014
If you could make a movie of sorts as you talked over a presentation being made on your computer screen — not just that drab...
By Brian Martin and Majken Jul Sørensen | Published: October 17, 2014
There are a number of species of snobbery that show up on campus and it's useful to develop skills for counting or even reversing its...
By Barbara Kehm | Published: October 14, 2014
If Germany has done it, why can’t we? That’s the question being asked by many students around the world in countries that charge tuition fees...
By Fernando Rosell-Aguilar | Published: September 30, 2014
Awareness and prestige of universities is increasingly being driven by their exposure on online platforms. But what does that really mean? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores that...
By Robert Dingwall | Published: September 29, 2014
As the independence vote moves from all-consuming question to historical incident, what are the lessons that Scottish universities and in particular Scottish social scientists should...