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News, events and workshops

 

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Workshops and Events

 

Focus Group: What are your academic skills and digital skills needs?

Tuesday 5 November 12.00 - 12.50

We are looking for students to attend a focus group to explore what support you need for academic skills and digital skills

 

Focus Group: What are your academic skills and digital skills needs?

Wednesday 13 November 12.00 - 12.50

We are looking for students to attend a focus group to explore what support you need for academic skills and digital skills

 

Managing your digital footprint

Tuesday 29 October 11.00 - 12.00

Open Learning Space

Understand your digital footprint and learn how to manage it and create a positive online presence.

 

Digital drop-in

Monday 4 November from 10:30 until 12:30
Library Café Study Space
Digital Discovery Week

From Adobe to Zotero, we're here to help with any digital issues to you may have! Come and say hello and we'll do our best to answer your questions.

 

Creating an e-learning course in Canvas

Monday 4 November from 12:00 until 13:00
Library training room
Digital Discovery Week

Discover how to use Canvas to create a stand-alone e-learning resource – no specialist knowledge or skills needed.

 

A Digital Database a Day

Monday 4 November from 13:30 until 14:00
Webinar
Digital Discovery Week

Get your daily dose of database dynamite with our 30 minute webinars.

 

Tour of Quantum Computing lab

Monday 4 November from 14:00 until 15:00
Physics and Astronomy foyer in Pevensey 2
Digital Discovery Week

Visit a Quantum Computing lab on a guided tour given by a PhD researcher.

 

The Library: Ask Me Anything

Monday 4 November from 15:00 until 16:30
Online
Digital Discovery Week

The Library's Instagram account will be hosting a live Ask Me Anything. Do you have some digital woes? Not sure how to find good quality sources?

 

Film Screening: Blade Runner

Monday 4 November from 19:00 until 21:00
Jubilee Lecture Theatre
Digital Discovery Week

This screening is brought to you by Sussex Film Society.

 

Breakfast Code Club

Tuesday 5 November from 9:00 until 10:00
The Library
Digital Discovery Week

Come and join us as we work through the Programming Historian lesson on buidling a static website with Jekyll and GitHub pages.

 

Why Digital Accessibility Matters

Tuesday 5 November from 12:30 until 13:30
Library Open Learning Space
Digital Discovery Week

A look at Technology Enhanced Learning's new resources for Digital Accessibility, a toolkit for anyone creating resources for students.

 

Webinars: What works?

Tuesday 5 November from 13:00 until 14:00
CEC Seminar Room
Digital Discovery Week

More colleagues are using webinars in their teaching. This session is a chance for staff to share what works (and what doesn't work).

 

A Digital Database a Day

Tuesday 5 November from 13:30 until 14:00
Webinar
Digital Discovery Week

Get your daily dose of database dynamite with our 30 minute webinars.

 

Tour of Quantum Computing lab

Tuesday 5 November from 14:00 until 15:00
Physics and Astronomy foyer in Pevensey 2
Digital Discovery Week

We are a large research group focused on developing ion trap quantum computers.

 

Breakfast Code Club

Wednesday 6 November from 9:00 until 10:00
The Library
Digital Discovery Week

Come and join us as we work through the Programming Historian lesson on buidling a static website with Jekyll and GitHub pages.

 

Digital tools for learning & teaching: Open Mic

Wednesday 6 November from 10:30 until 12:00
Room 76, Falmer Bar
Digital Discovery Week

Come along to our collaborative forum for those who have an interest in the use of technology to support teaching and enrich student learning.

 

A Digital Database a Day

Wednesday 6 November from 13:30 until 14:00
Webinar
Digital Discovery Week

Get your daily dose of database dynamite with our 30 minute webinars.

 

Open publishing: an Active Learning Network experience

Wednesday 6 November from 14:00 until 15:00
Library Meeting Room
Digital Discovery Week
Wendy Garnham & Paolo Oprandi

Disrupting traditional book writing: Wendy Garnham and Paolo Oprandi will reflect on their experiences of open publishing.

 

Learning Online: Online Distance Learning experiences at Sussex

Wednesday 6 November from 15:00 until 16:00
Library Open Learning Space
Digital Discovery Week

Come along to hear all about Sussex's Online Distance Learning courses. We will hear from Mellow Sadik, Online Distance Learning Manager and others.

 

Breakfast Code Club

Thursday 7 November from 9:00 until 10:00
The Library
Digital Discovery Week

Come and join us as we work through the Programming Historian lesson on buidling a static website with Jekyll and GitHub pages.

 

GoBags: 360° & Immersive tech workshop

Thursday 7 November from 11:00 until 12:00
Library Open Learning Space
Digital Discovery Week

This session will give you an opportunity to not only experience Virtual and Augmented reality but also create your own 360° experiences.

 

Where are we with 5G and What May Come Next?

Thursday 7 November from 12:00 until 13:30
Library Meeting Room
Digital Discovery Week

5G, the new generation of mobile communication networks promises ultra-high speeds (up to 20 times faster than 4G) but also ultra-low latency.

 

A Digital Database a Day

Thursday 7 November from 13:30 until 14:00
Webinar
Digital Discovery Week

Get your daily dose of database dynamite with our 30 minute webinars.

 

Solar Panel Tour

Friday 8 November from 10:00 until 11:00
Jubilee Building (meet outside)
Digital Discovery Week

Come and see the largest solar panel project in UK higher education. The University has switched on more the 3,000 solar panels across 30 buildings.

 

Outdoor learning: Walk on the wildside (with wild technology) - Active Learning Network

Friday 8 November from 12:00 until 13:30
TBC
Digital Discovery Week

How can seminars be more engaging and fulfilling for students and tutors alike? This meeting will have the great outdoors as its focus.

 

A Digital Database a Day

Friday 8 November from 13:30 until 14:00
Webinar
Digital Discovery Week

Get your daily dose of database dynamite with our 30 minute webinars.

 

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