Tweeting The Future Photonics Hub Industry Day

Tweeting The Future Photonics Hub Industry Day

A few weeks ago the Future Photonics Hub requested our help. The Hub is based at the Zepler Institute at the University of Southampton. As their name implies, they act as a focal point for photonics and optics research and work with partners in industry. As I learned when I met Ruth Churchill, the Hubs Coordinator in early September, photonics is the backbone of… Read more →

DigiChamps Visit the BBC

DigiChamps Visit the BBC

The DigiChamps recently had the pleasure of visiting London for a private tour of the BBC Broadcasting House. We were invited by journalist Bill Thompson after our coverage of his lecture back in February. The group of us arrived at the BBC’s location and took a moment to take in the spectacular architecture of the building and the sites surrounding… Read more →

Tom and I working on the Digital Literacy Session

A Personal DigiChamp Review

Summer is traditionally thought of as a time of reflection for students (whatever you might think, it is!) and that is exactly what I aim to do in this article. Specifically, I’m going to reflect on my role as a DigiChamp over the course of the past year. I have been looking forward to writing this article as, given the… Read more →

SACACA Repost: Higher Education Conference, Amsterdam

SACACA Repost: Higher Education Conference, Amsterdam

Continuing our recent attendance of numerous conferences, we were lucky enough to be invited (as a group) to attend the Higher Education Conference in Amsterdam. This is a highly prestigious conference, with in excess of 500 delegates from over 30 countries. It was a privilege therefore that the group decided that I should attend with Thomas Rowledge. The trip was arranged a… Read more →

DigiChamps at School of Education PGR Conference

DigiChamps at School of Education PGR Conference

Just over two weeks ago now, Tom Rowledge and I were lucky enough to be invited by Nic Fair, a fellow Web Scientist, to present with him at the University of Southampton’s School of Education Post Graduate Research Conference. For those of you that know me, you’ll probably realise that I am far from a Post-Graduate student. In fact, I have… Read more →