There’s more in the Mail

In Features this morning

Understand reporting requirements for equity funding? Oh that it was so. There are new rules for evaluating the impact of initiatives.

But fortunately, there are ways to find out what you need to know. Sonal Singh (UTS) and Nadine Zacharias (Swinburne U) explain in Commissioning Editor Sally Kift’s celebrated series, Needed now in learning and teaching.

plus Victorian Unis: good, different. Keith Houghton (Higher Education and Research Group) on  what distinguishes them and how they compare with the rest of the country on research productivity.

and in Expert Opinion

The university teacher of the year awards are on again (thanks Universities Australia) which is good – but Australia’s great learning and teaching culture deserves more.  Liz Johnson (Deakin U) and Sally Kift (president, Australian Learning and Teaching Fellows) discus what could be done and what should be done to foster learning and teaching research and achievements.

Tim Winkler (Twig Marketing) has been to a bunch of open-days to find that they present what managements like to see,  which isn’t necessarily what prospective students want to learn. In CMM, Tim talks about where open days are and where they need to be.