News & Events – Education


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(Re)design your education!

Did the last 1.5 years made you re-think the way you design and deliver your courses? Apply for a place in the first UM Community of Practice on Education! ... Keep reading
Call for proposals EPIC open

Call for proposals EPIC open

Are you an educational pioneer or innovator? We would like to invite you to submit your proposals for EPIC: a three day conference on educational innovation organised by the Dutch Accelaration Plan! ... Keep reading
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A final goodbye to Reference List and new options in Keylinks

A year after the introduction of Keylinks as the new learning resources reference tool, we will say goodbye to the previous system as of 1 January 2022. Not yet acquainted or curious about new options? Learn all about Keylinks ... Keep reading
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Do-it-yourself studio ready to go

The do-it-yourself studio at the Inner City Library is now open for use. Easy to use, professional quality and no editing required ... Keep reading
Adjustment of EndNote settings needed

Adjustment of EndNote settings needed

At the beginning of November 2021 the University Library has updated the way of getting access to their databases. All users of EndNote need to manually adjust one setting ... Keep reading
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Library services for your students

After more than a year in which COVID-19 forced us to act online, we are glad to see that students find their way back again to the library locations. A selection of our offer to students: from information literacy courses to a virtual library ... Keep reading
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LEGO Serious Play

Playing with LEGO bricks in education or strategic management? Getting your hands do the thinking for you, helps creativity and communication ... Keep reading
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Workshop for project proposals in the OCW/SURF tender on Open and Online education

On 11 November the UM EduGrant community offers a workshop for those who want to apply for a grant in the OCW/SURF incentive scheme on open and online education ... Keep reading
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National events on education innovation

Want to stay informed on education innovation? Want to hear about others' experiences? Visit the SURF Education Days (November) and save the date for the EPIC conference (May 2022) ... Keep reading
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Workshops on FeedbackFruits Tools in Canvas

Looking for tools that encourage active learning and stimulate interaction and peer learning? Then sign up for two upcoming workshops, also covering new (FeedbackFruits) options becoming available during or just before these workshops.  ... Keep reading
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Getting started with Canvas in the new academic year

Are you a new UM staff member or for other reasons new to the instructor side of Canvas? Or could you use a fresh up about the (new) options? Here is a quick reference list to easily catch up. ... Keep reading
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UM roadmap for project proposals in the OCW/SURF tender on Open and Online education

For the last time the Ministery of Education, Culture and Science offers funding for open and online education projects. Be sure to follow the UM roadmap for submitting your proposal ... Keep reading
Introducing EBSCO eBooks™ Open Access Monograph Collection

Introducing EBSCO eBooks™ Open Access Monograph Collection

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is releasing a new multidisciplinary collection of e-books containing thousands of high-quality open access (OA) e-books from the world’s most trusted university presses and scholarly publishers ... Keep reading
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Get started with digital exams in TestVision

Do you have digital exams coming up in October? The Digital Exams support team (DexUM) offers training for all teachers who will be using TestVision in period 1. ... Keep reading
Lancering van nieuwe EndNote 20 versie

Lancering van nieuwe EndNote 20 versie

Eindelijk, de nieuwe EndNote 20 versie is beschikbaar! Deze nieuwe software omvat een belangrijke update van functies en een belangrijke wijziging in de interface.EndNote 20 ... Keep reading
Launch of new EndNote 20 version

Launch of new EndNote 20 version

Finally, the renewed EndNote version is there! Check all information about where to find user instructions and how to install the programme. ... Keep reading
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MATLAB Campus-Wide License

Looking for tools for algorithm development, data analysis, modelling and visualization? Then try the currently available MATLAB and Simulink tool ... Keep reading
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From migration to adoption

After a whole academic year of ‘first time in Canvas’, now all education at Maastricht University has made use of the learning management system we migrated to. Time to close down the project and Going Canvas Portal and set the gear to ‘structural support’ ... Keep reading
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Reminder: demo sessions on making education more engaging and interactive with Wooclap

Maastricht University owns a campus-wide license for Wooclap to help teachers and students have engaging on-site and online education. Register for one of the Wooclap demo sessions on August 26 and September 8 ... Keep reading
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Create your first video

Willing to create a knowledge clip or tape your lecture? Or do you want to provide a video-instruction to your students? ... Keep reading
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