School of Business and Economics

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Resisting the visual: Why academia is still resistant to the power of imagery in learning

Introduction This blog is about academic resistance to a good idea. It’s not uncommon that good practices sometimes prompt people to reject them, but that’s different from the other things I’ve talked about in earlier blogs, like being unaware of the problems associated with the ways we often use our primary projection platform, PowerPoint. Being […]

SBE graduate gives motivational talk at North Yorkshire school

Recent PhD graduate Dr Paul Taylor-West was invited back to his alma mater in Scalby, North Yorkshire earlier this summer to give a talk to a Year 9 class on what motivated him to achieve all that he has in higher education. In his own words, Paul describes why it was such a pleasure to […]