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 →

Southampton Citizen Science Project...Continued!

Southampton Citizen Science Project…Continued!

Readers of this blog may remember towards the end of the last calendar year a post I wrote about Tom Rowledge’s and my involvement in Southampton Citizen Science Project. In our role as Digichamps we had two main strands of involvement in the project. Firstly, we created and administrated a Facebook group to allow the Citizen’s to communicate when they complete their… Read more →