Updates on Senate projects, a review of the year and more from the final Academic Senate Meeting of 2016. Continue reading Vlog: Latest news from the Academic Senate – December 2016
Updates on Senate projects and more from the most recent Academic Senate Meeting. Continue reading Vlog: Latest news from the Academic Senate – November 2016
Updates on Senate projects and more from the most recent Academic Senate Meeting. Continue reading Vlog: Latest news from the Academic Senate – September 2016
Nominations are currently open for the election of representatives to the Academic Senate. The Senate is the University’s principal academic governing body. Professor Mariella Herberstein, Chair of the Academic Senate, said that “being elected to Senate allows staff to become involved in critical matters which directly impact on the academic direction of the University. Our Senators provide critical perspectives and are important communication links between Senate and the research and teaching academy”. Continue reading Calling for Nominations: Who will be your next Academic Senate representative?
Deputy Chair Professor Jacqueline Phillips and I report on the most recent meeting of Macquarie University’s Academic Senate.
Continue reading Latest news from the Academic Senate – our July 2016 meeting Vlog
All eyes on the Academic Senate! Here’s my first video blog as Chair, summarising the main points of our most recent meeting.
Continue reading Academic Senate May 2016: Chair’s Vlog
One’s an entertainment spectacular that fully embraces glitter, wind machines and amazing hair. And the other one is Eurovision (ba dum tish!). But despite a few differences, they each have a superfan in the form of new Senate Chair Professor Mariella Herberstein, who says everyone should get involved in both.
Continue reading What’s the difference between Eurovision and Academic Senate?
A new Assessment Policy has just been approved by the Academic Senate and will come into effect for Session 2. Associate Professor Michael Hitchens, FSE’s Associate Dean Quality and Standards, gives his answers to some real questions academics have asked about the policy.
Continue reading Your Questions Answered: Macquarie’s New Assessment Policy