Student transitions: journeys into and through geography at university – 10:00-12:00 21st May 2021

Event overview

10:00-10:10 Introduction, housekeeping and why transitions matters
Ruth Healey, Harry West and Lauren Hammond

10:10-10:45 Academic and social transitions to and through university
Professor Simon Tate and Professor Peter Hopkins (Newcastle University)
Chair: Lynda Yorke

10:45-11:20 Student Voices on Transition to HE
Matt Finn (University of Exeter) and Niall Majury (Queen’s University Belfast)

11:20-11:55 Panel discussion: supporting and valuing diverse transitions
Panel: Cath White (Northumbria University) Steve Brace (RGS-IBG), Hina Robinson (The King John School), Ellie Hopkins (Prendergast School)
Chair: Alan Marvell

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With thanks to the RGS-IBG and the organising committee: Heather Barrett,Matt Finn, Lauren Hammond, Tony Hancy, Ruth Healey, Niall Majury, Alan Marvell, Harry West, Cath White