Let’s talk about student loneliness

In its 22nd year with a theme of loneliness, Mental Health Awareness Week will be taking place from May 9th – 15th. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, this week seeks to make loneliness less lonely by inviting people to reflect on how loneliness impacts mental health.   Working in the higher education sector, we’re sure

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Take a Moment – with Dr Dom for University Mental Health Day

Today (3rd March) is University Mental Health Day, a day that brings together the university community to make mental health a university-wide priority and promote year-round changes and improvements to champion student mental health.   Research carried out recently by Kortext and Wonkhe revealed some of the biggest worries university students are struggling with across the

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The challenge for HE leaders – wellbeing and inclusion in the age of blended learning

It’s self-evident that the pandemic facilitated – or accelerated – changes to learning and teaching. But what type of changes, and on what scale? – Writes Wonkhe’s Debbie McVitty in a landmark research piece published today. In the autumn, supported by our partners Kortext, we set out to capture the views of leaders of learning

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New semester, new goals – What’s on the horizon for 2022?

In late 2021, we held the Kortext Winter Webinar, where we discussed the pricing models of eTextbooks and the everchanging landscape of the eTextbook market.  The current digital textbook market is not working The sentiments shared in the webinar were emphasised in an article published by Wonkhe, where Kortext’s CEO James Gray noted that there’s a ‘broad agreement’

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