Video stories from#Mindbuilder Lego© Serious Play© Competition for Research Students

Hello again, and Happy New Year!  Wishing you all a peaceful and creative 2019. We start the year with some videos of DMU Doctoral College students telling the story of their research via Lego©, as seen at our #Mindbuilder Lego© … Continue reading

#Mindbuilder Lego© Serious Play© Competition for Research Students, DMU Doctoral College 28.11.18

Last week the DMU Doctoral College hosted the first ever (as far as we know!) Lego© Serious Play© competition for research students: #Mindbuilder. Eleven students across all DMU faculties, researching diverse subjects ranging from driverless vehicles to civic entrepreneurship, competed by … Continue reading

“Something just clicked in my head” Workshop at Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 18th September 2018

Hello again, It’s been a hectic month for DMU Writing PAD: with many workshops and events to be squeezed in before the start of term.  Last week I was at the Vitae Researcher Development International Conference, running a workshop with … Continue reading

Re-genring academic writing – the power of play, 23rd June, Nottingham Trent University

Many thanks to Mhairi Morris from Loughborough University for providing us with this blog post about her experiences at the recent ‘Re-genring academic writing – the power of play’ event at Nottingham Trent University. Carl Jung once said, “The creation … Continue reading

ADSHE Midlands: an exploration of creative, playful & imaginative embodied support Loughborough University 17th May 2017

Lots going on with East Midlands Writing PAD this Summer! Thanks to Jackie Hatfield and Tina Horsman for this blog post about their recent event… The day was the first ever collaboration between the Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher … Continue reading