Data Science Seminar: Consider the Source

Data Science Seminar: Consider the Source

Consider the Source: In Whose Interests, and How, of Big, Small and Other Data?   Exploring data science through wellth scenarios. On Wednesday morning, Tom Rowledge and I had the invitation extended to us to attend a seminar on Data Science, held by the Web Science Institute. We attended in our role as DigiChamps, offering Live-Tweeting support, but we were also… Read more →

Digichamps now supporting student recruitment

Digichamps now supporting student recruitment

New to the Digichamps team, my first venture is a big one. Working with the Faculty of Business, Law and Art, I have been asked to help co-ordinate a team of current students to share their personal experiences of being in Southampton Business School with fellow students, academic and support staff and most importantly current and future applicants. The idea… Read more →

How the DigiChamps Helped Me Get Hired

How the DigiChamps Helped Me Get Hired

By Ashley Stout, PR and Media Relations Advisor (Digital), Southampton Solent University It’s been over a year now, but I can still vividly remember the first day of my master’s programme at the University of Southampton. It was the first day I met our course leader, Lisa Harris, and the first day I learned about the DigiChamps. Lisa piqued our… Read more →

Sheffield Hallam University

Social Media in Higher Education Conference

After a whirlwind week, submitting/doing almost all of my assignments, writing case studies and preparing an abstract for a summer conference, it was a relief when we passed the midpoint. This was not just because the weekend, and indeed the Christmas holidays were in sight, but because Tom and I would be travelling to Sheffield for the Social Media in… Read more →