Archive | Educational News

BBC News – Good & Bad Revision Techniques

BBC News (Health) reported today on some recent research concerning the best and worst strategies for studying and revising material. In short they confirm that techniques such as highlighting or underlining have a low efficiency in terms of retention and utilisation. The article also provides a good comparison of the efficiency of a range of […]

Continue Reading 0
Angelo with Medal and Testamur

Naturopathy Honours Student Receives University Medal

An extra highlight at today’s UWS Graduation was to see Angelo Digiglio graduate with First Class Honours and the University Medal. I was fortunate enough to be one of Angelo’s supervisors and to formulate the research topic. Angelo’s thesis, entitled Comparison of Phytochemical Profile of Panax quinquefolius from Australia & North America, was a fantastic piece […]

Continue Reading 0
The class with some lecturers

UWS Naturopathy Graduation

Today my Bachelor of Applied Science (Naturopathic Studies) and Graduate Diploma of Naturopathy students became Graduates. It is always rewarding to see these people, who have put in years of hard work, receive the official recognition they deserve. It is great to meet families as well, and just see everybody in their academic robes. For […]

Continue Reading 0