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    Chatback on specific module assessment
    by Katy Willis - Friday, 3 April 2020, 4:11 PM
     

    Thanks for your Chatback about the specific changes for your module assessments this year. I've passed your comments on to the relevant person, and they'll come back to the whole group. 

    These comments are probably much easier to hold directly within the group rather than through Chatback as ...

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    Off-Campus Library Tips - E-Journals
    by Alice Primmer - Friday, 3 April 2020, 3:44 PM
     

    Most journal subscriptions that the Library buys are electronic, so if you’re not familiar with using E-Journals then a good place to start is the written or video help guides for Discovery - the Library’s search point on the front page of the Library website: https://www.marjon.ac....

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    Formula for calculating grades
    by Katy Willis - Friday, 3 April 2020, 3:04 PM
     

     

    We’ve had a few questions on Chatback asking for the precise formula of how final grades will be calculated, or how you can get precise grades now so you can work out what your final grade will be.

     

    Sorry to tell you this, but the advice is that this approach is not helpful to you. We’re ...

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    Wellbeing Apps
    by Carrie-Anne Riding - Friday, 3 April 2020, 11:06 AM
     

    The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) have published some self-help Apps to help people manage their wellbeing at home.

    Please find attached a quick review of 3 of these Apps by our Resident Life Coordinator, Sophie Corner.

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    Chatback on Turnitin
    by Rachel Cornish - Friday, 3 April 2020, 10:15 AM
     
    Hello,
     

    Sorry to hear you’ve been having issues with Turnitin. We are not aware of any current known issues with the system, however if you could contact the Digital Innovation Team directly (digitalinnovation@marjon.ac.uk) they will be  more than happy to look into this further for you.

     
    Good luck!
     
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    Easter Hols
    by Steven Gunard - Thursday, 2 April 2020, 3:41 PM
     

    AIM Easter Specials

    So, chances are your Easter break isn’t going to be what you might have hoped. No friends round. No visiting the relatives. And no days out shopping or in the countryside.
    The only good news seems to be that Easter Eggs are one of the few things not in short supply!

    So what are you going to do ...

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    Student N Drives
    by Darren George - Thursday, 2 April 2020, 2:59 PM
     

    As some of you may be aware there was a major issue with the Student N drive server resulting in intermittent  connections and then complete failure. 

     

    Your Computing Services  team have been working overnight to bring all N drive functionality back to ensure all students can access their ...

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    Parking refund
    by Bianca Picu-Vulpasin - Thursday, 2 April 2020, 1:39 PM
     

    Dear students,

    We are in the process of refunding all students for the parking permits paid  for the months April, May, June, July and August.

    If you have recently received an email from Suzie Doidge in behalf of Finance Department asking you to provide your account number and sort code, ...

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    Finance Department Updates
    by Bianca Picu-Vulpasin - Thursday, 2 April 2020, 10:50 AM
     

    Dear students,

     

    The Finance Department is closed due to the COVID-19 emergency situation but we continue our activity from home therefore if you have an enquiry about your account, please do not hesitate to email  finance@marjon.ac.uk and we aim to respond to you with priority.

     If you wish ...

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    Chatback on PDT
    by Katy Willis - Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 4:53 PM
     

    Hello - thanks for your question on contacting your PDT. I have asked your Programme Lead to contact the whole group - please do reply to them and they will be able to sort this question out for you. Don't worry about replying - they need to know who you are to get it fixed for you so you can have the reassurance you need. 

    Thank you for asking, and good luck - don't worry, they will get it sorted, 

    Katy