CREATES Steering Committee Meets at Sciences Po in April 2019

On a sunny, spring day, 4. April 2019, the CREATES Steering Committee met at Sciences Po in Paris. The project manager updated the committee on the development teams’ progress on the four toolkits and discussed the plans for the remaining CREATES events for students and staff. They reviewed finances and announced the successful submission of the mid-term report to the DAAD in January 2019. The…

Upcoming Event for Teachers in Lüneburg, 13.-15. June 2019

Leuphana University –Lüneburg, Germany will host teachers from the six CREATES partner institutions for a teaching and learning training event. The 3-day event will focus on seven student-centered classroom techniques: Problem-based learning (PBL) Case teaching E-portfolios Simulation & roleplay Research-based learning Metacognitive self-reflection Reading diaries Through short lectures, workshops and discussion sessions, participants will engage with the above techniques. The event will specifically focus on…

CREATES Steering Committee Meets at KCL in June 2018

In June 2018, the CREATES steering committee met at one of its partner institutions, King’s College London. Spending much of the one-day meeting in the Bush House buildings, the committee clarified CREATES’s goals, made final decisions about the budget, and reported on CREATES’s progress thus far. Among the clarified aims is the central idea that co-creative learning approaches must work for all students and staff –that they must be…

Report: Students for Students | International Peer Advising Student Conference in the Black Forest

From July 10-14, 2018 a group of students representing five CREATES partner institutions met in Freiburg to participate in “Students for Students – International Peer Advising Student Conference in the Black Forest.” The event represented one of CREATES’s two ‘learning, teaching, and training activities’ for higher education learners. CREATES dedicated Development Team 3 to improving techniques of peer advising because of this practice’s great potential…

Upcoming Student Event in Freiburg in June 2018

// 7. June 2018: Upcoming Student Event in Freiburg CREATES first student exchange and training event is coming up in July 10-14, 2018 at UCF. We are pleased to invite 3-4 students from each partner university to participate in the “Students for Students International Peer Advising Student Conference in the Black Forest” to share ideas and advance our joint work on peer advising (IO3). The…

Kick-Off Meeting at Leuphana in October 2018

// 7. November 2017: Kick-Off Meeting at Leuphana We are proud to announce the beginning of CREATES – an Erasmus+​ Funded Strategic Partnership. The kick-off meeting of the Steering Committee took place on 31 October at the new “Zentralgebäude” at Lüneburg University, welcoming all five partner institutions.     Among the six universities, fruitful exchanges and cooperations of various kinds have already existed in the…