Transform-EDU Week

In collaboration with the National Forum to the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning’ VIT&L intiative, Transform EWDU is hosting 5 webinars from 22nd – 26th November. For more information visit https://transformedu.ie/vitl/

TU Dublin Sulitest Case-Study Reported at UN High Level Political Forum

Sulitest’s annual report to the High Level Political Forum for Sustainable Development included a case-study of TU Dublin’s engagement with SULITEST over Academic Year 2020-2021. Our endeavours over the past year have resulted in TU Dublin being among the top five universities in terms of SULTEST usage. University Country Students Completions Kedge Business School France …

First STLR Transcripts Issued to TU Dublin Students

On 7th June 2020, the first transformative learning records (TLR) transcripts, signed by the Blanchardstown campus registrar, were emailed to TU Dublin students, a major milestone in the project and, indeed, for the employability of our TU Dublin graduates.  The TLR transcripts provide a detail of each students’ transformative learning experiences mapped to five competency …

Results of Employability Employers’ Survey 2021

This online survey of employers was conducted by Dr. Miriam O’Regan in of Dublin’s Centre for Psychology, Education and Emotional Intelligence between April 22nd and June 8th 2021. The survey included 128 valid responses from 49 small companies (<50 employees), 47 large companies (>500 employees), 38 medium sized companies. The results of the survey will …

Island of Ireland Advance HE Syomposium

Congratulation to Dr. Miriam O’Regan, Dr. Aiden Carthy and Dr Philip Owende on their recent presentation at the Irlsan of Ireland Advance He Symposium. Research has signalled the need to embed deeper industry engagement in co-curricular activities for graduate employability (Jackson & Bridgstock, 2020). Under WS 3.2, The Centre for Psychology, Education and Emotional Intelligence …

PS2021 Summer School

Congratulations to Dr. Cormac MacMahon and Dr. Philip Owende on contributing to the first virtually hosted sustainability summer school. The School took place from 26th May to 4th June and included 19 students from TU Dublin, 4 from Purdue, 8 from Coventry, 8 from UW Stout and 5 from Bahrain Polytechnic. The program aimed to …

Transformative Learning Events – Funding Available!

You may recall the gathering of information by workstream 4.3 on the wonderful transformative learning events that took place over the last 2 academic years: we have sourced seed funding for some future events through the Transform EDU fund.  The objectives of this work package (4.3) within Transform EDU are  (a) to determine events that could …

STLR Programme Wins Best Public Service Organisation Award at Fingal Business Excellence Awards

Student Transformative Learning Record (STLR) won the Best Public Service Organisation award in the Fingal Dublin Business Excellence and Corporate Social Responsibility Awards on Friday 15th November.  There were over 200 applications across all categories which were narrowed down by a customer experience specialist consultancy company to 80 finalists on the night. In the Best Public …