Tweeting University VCs with @timeshighered

Really interesting post about tweeting University VCs: Scrolling through some of the 20,000 tweets made by Dominic Shellard (@DMUVC), vice-chancellor of De Montfort University, it quickly becomes clear that he is not a typical university head. “New Jack Reacher book arrives Thursday. I absolutely cannot wait!”; “Just done a gym Continue Reading →

Lack of Tech Savvy for PhD Students?

Interesting story about use – or lack of – of social media, etc. in academic institutions: Few PhD students explore new technologies in their research or understand the range of information available to them, a report commissioned by the British Library and higher education technology body Jisc has found. Researchers Continue Reading →