Matt Johnston

Vice President Postgraduate

matthew4.johnston@northumbria.ac.uk 

Fri 02 Feb 2018

What the TEF?

The other week I went to a conference about the Teaching Excellence Framework, aka TEF (sounds super exciting right&hellip...
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Fri 05 Jan 2018

Anonymous questions

At the last Student Exec, I was asked 2 anonymous questions! These are a way for anyone to hold the...
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Tue 19 Dec 2017

November Trustees

The last trustees of the year has come and gone, and you’re probably sick of seeing people say...
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Tue 17 Oct 2017

What Affects Your Mental Health the Most?

The other day was World Mental Health Awareness day so your sabbs took to campus (with free hot drinks of...
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Mon 09 Oct 2017

New Year, New Trustees

It’s that time again for my blog post letting you know what’s been going down in...
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Thu 05 Oct 2017

How's everyone settling in?

Hopefully you’ll have seen your sabb team out and about on campus recently giving out free hot drinks...
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Wed 02 Aug 2017

Learning Analytics at Northumbria

Part of my role as your VP for Communications is sitting on the Learning Analytics project board, and while this...
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Mon 24 Jul 2017

Lead and Change

It's that time of a 2nd year Sabb's time, after all the excitement of the new...
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Mon 03 Jul 2017

Trustees 22/6/17

As I’ve said, my intention for this blog is to keep students in the loop about what&rsquo...
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Wed 21 Jun 2017

Manifesto Review

It’s the end of the academic year for us sabbs and as you hopefullly will have seen (because...
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Mon 08 May 2017

NUS National Conference 2017 #NUSNC17

I was elected alongside 7 other people to go down to Brighton for the National Union of Students National Conference...
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Thu 13 Apr 2017

Activites Awards 2017

I'm not one for soppy posts but after a fantastic year of volunteering that's definitely how...
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Mon 27 Mar 2017

The Careers Service Want Your Feedback

Did you see us out and about across campus with free hot drinks recently? The sabbs were working with the...
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Wed 15 Mar 2017

Trustees - March 2017

This board meeting definitely came around quickly! The minutes of the December meeting were approved; we will be interviewing for...
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Thu 05 Jan 2017

Trustees - December 2016

As I said in my previous blog about Trustees, my aim is to keep everyone in the loop with key...
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Fri 04 Nov 2016

Zones Conference

Last week the Sabbs and some student councillors went to the National Union of Students Zone conferences. There are separate...
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Fri 28 Oct 2016

Sabb Team RAG challenge

This November the Sabb team are taking on the one-month-one-colour challenge to raise money for st Oswold...
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Fri 21 Oct 2016

Trusting Trustees

Board of Trustees meeting 20/10/16 My aim with this blog is to keep students in the loop about...
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Sun 11 Sep 2016

Did someone say free stuff?

When I was a student, if there was one thing that would make me come running (literally) it's free...
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Tue 23 Aug 2016

Student Media Summit 2016

James Dix and I went to Student Media Summit which is a convention hosted by NUS and Amnesty International where...
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