On the 7th May at 10am until 12 noon we will be holding the 2nd seminar in our Widening Access and Success series here at The OU campus in Muilton Keynes in Christodoulou Meeting Room 15. The theme of the seminar is ‘The Terminology of Widening Participation’ and our speakers include: Dr Clare Gartland, Senior Lecturer in Education from University Campus Suffolk discussing the theme in relation to her work with student ambassadors; Kate Thomas, Educational Consultant and Doctoral Researcher, Birkbeck, University of London discussing the theme with reference to her work on belonging and student retention; and finally Billy Khokhar, Assistant Director of Student Services and Student Support, joining us via a video link from Leeds.  

This event is open to all so to book a place or request further information please contact Lesley Goss at:  CICP-WP-Research-Sem@openmail.open.ac.uk  

Please find the programme outline here: 7th May Programme Outline

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