{loadmoduleid 231}Free one-day conference on enhancing student learning in the TU Dublin Tallaght Campus on Thursday 13th June 2019.
6 academic speakers from fields including science, engineering, maths and business. There will be opportunities throughout the day to make contributions and to hear varying perspectives from different academic fields on effective student learning.

Event Title
Inspiring students to produce inspiring 3rd level work”
Technological University Dublin (Tallaght campus) will host a one-day conference entitled “Inspiring students to produce inspiring 3rd level work”– taking place on Thursday 13thJune 2019 and funded by the National Forum for the enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (NFTL)*.
The conference will run from 10am to 4pm, and lunch plus refreshments throughout the day for those attending. Confirmed speakers include:

·         Professor Melrona Kirrane (Dublin City University)
Topic: Stimulating research – getting students on board

·         Ciara Graham (TUD- Tallaght Campus)
Topic: Why ideas matters: the importance of philosophy for first years

·         Dr Ken Carroll (TUD- Tallaght Campus- Registrar)
Topic: Strategies for supporting student learning

·         Dr Mary Costello (TUD- Tallaght Campus)
Topic: Effective reflective practice and assessment

·         Dr Greg Foley (Dublin City University)
Topic: Inspiring Students: Forget the gimmicks and create a culture of high expectations

·         Ciaran O’Sullivan (TUD- Tallaght Campus)
Topic: Unlocking student potential by building mathematical confidence