In summer 2017 all the PhD students in academic departments that hold membership of the
Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) were invited to recognise the fantastic work of their supervisors by making nominations for a new prize: the SICSA Supervisor of the Year Award. Continue reading →
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Last Thursday, when word spread across social media platforms that
last December’s Online conference and exhibition marked the end of the series, many of us – myself included – were prompted to reflect on what Online meant to us, and share memories of an event whose history stretches all the way back to 1976. Mine are here, and I link to those of others at the end of this post.
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I kicked off my first class of 2012/13 by testing the creative skills of the students in my Knowledge Management class. For their ice-breaker exercise I asked them to compose limericks about one another. This one was my favourite.