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Third Year Student and Mostly Off-campus?
by Steven Gunard - Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 11:56 AM
 

Working on your Dissertation?Going for Gold Online

 

Can’t get in to Uni?

 

Feeling left out of Going for Gold?

 

Then take advantage of the new ‘Going for Gold Online’ to get two of the stamps you need for your free dissertation and binding! Just watch the two videos that will help you with researching your ...

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Update on the Laundrette
by Sharon Maher - Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 11:05 AM
 

The engineers have been in this morning working on the problems in the laundrette and have changed the expansion vessel.

This means that the Laundrette is now back up and running.

Thank you for your patience and understanding whilst we have been trying to rectify these issues.

Maintenance Team

 
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Marjon Counselling Centre
by Dinah Kennington - Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 10:02 AM
 

Our Counselling Centre will be closed on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th January for staff training.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and please note that Student Support is here to support you in our absence.  studentsupport@marjon.ac.uk or Tel: 01752 636891

 
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Professional Skills Tests - Information & Guidance Workshops 2019
by Phillippa Elford - Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 9:18 AM
 

Marjon student or alumni? Considering a career in teaching? Applied for an undergraduate or post-graduate route into teaching at Plymouth Marjon University or elsewhere?

Did you know that you have to pass the professional skills tests in numeracy and literacy before you begin your teacher ...

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Laundrette
by Sharon Maher - Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 8:24 AM
 

We are experiencing some problems with the laundrette at the moment and would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused.

The engineers are working on the issues today and hopefully they will be able rectify the problem.

We will keep you updated on the outcome.

Once again, we apologise for the inconvenience.

Maintenance Team

 
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Library email reminders not working - fines refunds
by Claire Stevens - Monday, 14 January 2019, 2:07 PM
 

Dear All

We’re having issues with the library email reminders at the moment, so anyone who had books due back since last Monday Jan 7th won’t have received a reminder.

Don’t worry though, we will waive any fines accrued between the 7th and today, and we’ve stopped charging fines at the moment ...

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Advanced Word Processing Sessions - Update your skills or learn something new
by Kathryn Parker - Monday, 14 January 2019, 1:58 PM
 

Advanced Word Processing – Document Security and Hyperlinks
With: Mersedes Farjad
Wednesday 16/01/19  11:30 - 12:30
Venue: IT Training & Support Training Room (access via 24 hour computer room)

Topics covered in this session:

  • Password protect a document

  • Change passwords

  • Remove ...

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Chatback Response - CheckIn
by Stephen Dixon - Monday, 14 January 2019, 11:14 AM
 

Thank you for your feedback about CheckIn. We have an obligation to keep an eye on the attendance of our students from both a welfare point of view and also to adhere to regulations. CheckIn is the University system we have in place to do this. However, if students have issues using the system ...

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Want to improve your digital skills to be employment ready?
by Helen Baker - Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:51 AM
 

The Digital Innovation Team provides support to both staff and students on the use of technologies and systems at Marjon, as well as working to equip students with the digital skills they need to be employment ready. 

As part of this we offer:

  • Support with LearningSpace, Edublogs, Turnitin, ...
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Spreadsheet Taught Sessions – Update your skills or learn something new
by Kathryn Parker - Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:48 AM
 

Spreadsheets Session 2 – Managing worksheets
With: Mersedes Farjad
Week Commencing: Monday 14 January 2019
Venue: TBC

Topics covered in this session:

  • Insert, modify and delete rows and columns

  • Format cells to date/ currency/ number/ percentage

  • Format text and align data

  • Working w...

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