Meeting updates

UEB 20 October 2014

Posted on 20 October 2014 by Mairwen Harris

A paper proposing an Open Access Publications Policy for the University was presented to UEB.  The policy will enable the University to comply with funders’ requirements and be well prepared for the next REF cycle. The policy will help promote the University’s research by making as many outputs as possible publicly available as soon as
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UEB 13 October 2014

Posted on 13 October 2014 by Mairwen Harris

UEB discussed the programme for the Away Days the following week. Agreeing that the main sessions will be on the financial model, research income and NSS assessment and feedback targets. It was noted that additional circular digest referencing the OSHEU guidance on Ebola would be issued. UEB received the following regular reports Report on Engagement
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UEB 6 October 2014

Posted on 6 October 2014 by Mairwen Harris

UEB received a demonstration of the new UEB blog. It was noted that feedback from The Way Forward: Making it Happen workshops had highlighted internal communications as an issue and the blog is seen as a way of improving this. The blog will be located on the external facing website until the intranet is fully
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UEB 29 September 2014

Posted on 29 September 2014 by Mairwen Harris

UEB received a report on The Way Forward: Making it Happen workshops that ran during 2013/14. The report summarised the findings of a review, based on an analysis of the outputs, an online survey, a focus group and some one-to-one follow up interviews. Overall the workshops had been a success in terms of getting staff to
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UEB 15 September 2014

Posted on 15 September 2014 by Mairwen Harris

In July the Students’ Union presented their 2014 Student Written Submission to Council. This set out their strategy for the academic year 2014/15. The University’s draft response was discussed in UEB and will be presented to Council in October 2014.  It was noted that for the first time the University response included a summary of progress
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UEB 8 September 2014

Posted on 8 September 2014 by Mairwen Harris

UEB looked at the National Student Survey (NSS) results for 2014. In the NSS overall satisfaction category Cardiff scored an average of 89%, the same result as the previous year. It was noted that CPLAN achieved 100%. In the assessment and feedback category the average had increased 3% to 69%, both are still some way
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