Another part of my week last week was spent at the Workplace Trends Conference 2013, held at the Royal College of General Practitioners. This is one of the few non-academic conferences I have been to and it was recommended by a friend of mine, Steve Brewer, at Burtt-Jones and Brewer, a great Workplace Design Consultancy http://burtt-jonesandbrewer.com/About-us This … More Workplace Trends 2013 – what’s new in work space?!
Last week I went to the second Re-imagining Learning Spaces Conference, at the University of South Wales. This was a great one-day FREE! conference organised by The Learning Spaces Pedagogic Research Group, chaired by Dr Bela Arora, and IBI Nightingale, represented by Head of Research and Development, Caroline Paradise. Despite being a rainy and grey … More Re-imagining Learning Spaces Conference 2013
I had a wonderful day at work the other week when I met with three of my students for a catch up. They were inspiring, full of energy and enthusiasm…and it was one of those days that you remember why teaching is one of the best jobs in the world! So, I felt compelled to blog about this and … More Students Doing Great Things!
The Makery in Bath is a fab craft workshop that runs classes and courses for those interested in sewing, textiles and fashion AND they have a shop in the centre of town that sells wonderful ribbons, fabrics and a whole range of craft type stuff! http://www.themakeryonline.co.uk/workshops/ I’ve been to a couple of classes before, including a … More Bags of Fun at The Makery, Bath!
I have recently been leading a research and consultancy project with the Environment Agency at their headquarters in Bristol http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/. Horizon House was built so all agency workers could be together under one roof, rather than spread across various sites around the South West – the building brought everyone together and, due to the fact that Horizon House … More My Exhibition at Bristol Doors Open Day