9.30am to 4pm
The UAL Attainment Conference provides a space for staff, from all colleges and services, to come together to understand the strategic and systematic approach the university is taking to achieve this goal.
It will also allow staff to share practice and gain confidence in effecting the change that is needed to close the gaps, building on existing attainment work, platforms and initiatives from across UAL.
Who should attend?
Open to any member of UAL staff.
This event is free. Lunch is included.
Please book a place using the form below.
09.30 Coffee and registration (JPS Canteen)
10.00 Welcome from Simon Ofield-Kerr and Lucy Panesar followed by keynotes (RHS East):
- Dr Gurnam Singh (Visiting Fellow in Race and Education) ‘Butterflies, Bees and BME’s: Reimagining the problem of Degree Attainment.’
- Tell Us About It workshop with Terry Finnigan and Tabitha Austen (Shades of Noir) (JPS 415A/B)
- International Student Experience workshop with colleagues from UAL Language Centre (RHS East)
12.30 Lunch (JPS Canteen) plus audio installation from Victoria Salmon (RHS West space)
13.30 Afternoon parallel sessions on Addressing the Attainment Differentials:
- Interventions: a series of Pechakucha talks hosted by Angela Drisdale-Gordon (RHS East)
14.40 Legislative theatre activity with E Okobi and student performers
(RHS Centre + East) based on UAL research by Duna Sabri
16.10 Closing words (RHS Centre + East space)
Followed by drinks (JPS Canteen)
plus audio installation from Victoria Salmon (RHS West)