Top tips for #FreshersWeek #freshers2017 #Uni #StudentLife from an academic midwife

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Tis that time of year again when students from all over the world descend upon university campuses to embark upon a fun filled journey of learning, adventure and growth. Having been in education now for a number of years, I think this must be close to my tenth freshers week! Every year I get the…
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Five Myths about Internationalization in higher education

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Freshers week is almost upon us again this year at Coventry University and I am learning to teach!…So I wanted to reflect on and celebrate the diversity of students coming to study.   I have always enjoyed the vibrancy and wealth of knowledge that international students bring to universities…and when you are indulging in a…
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