In 2014, childhood friends and UTS graduates Anita Dawson and Tamara Shaw started Beanies for Baldies. The not-for-profit project brings together yarn lovers who craft beanies for sick kids at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Through a range of visual, audio and kinaesthetic approaches, teacher education students recently demonstrated how ‘change’ is represented in their subjects. Bringing the classroom to life for passers-by to interact with in UTS Building 10.
If you teach English as a non-native English speaker, then this book may make you feel like someone finally understands your world. Forman's observations at a Thai university, albeit now well over 10 years old, challenge the still dominant pedagogical model that English is best delivered by native speakers.
Mention Syria, Yemen or Palestine and most westerners think death, destruction and civil war. But UTS lecturer Saba Bebawi sees a different kind of uprising – a “silent revolution” where investigative journalists are increasingly uncovering and publishing stories about the social, environmental and economic issues causing upheaval in the Arab world.