21 November 2017
In the lead up to the “Why Evaluate? A widening participation symposium” run by OFFA and the University of Sheffield’s Widening Participation Research and Evaluation Unit (WPREU), EMWPREP were asked to write a blog in response to the question ‘Why Evaluate?’
22 September 2017
The last two months have been a busy period for the EMWPREP Team with work on the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), continual developments of the database and the release of the End of Year Reports.
21 July 2017
EMWPREP News Team EMWPREPiversary! We are celebrating our 6 year anniversary next month and thought it would be useful to provide members, both new and old, with a guide detailing our inception and development since 2011. Having started out with just 6 members we have grown significantly in partners and team numbers in recent years […]
22 May 2017
Hello and welcome to the first edition of EMWPREP News
We hope you find this a useful aid in updating you on EMWPREP activities between our regular steering group meetings.
2 May 2017
We are pleased to be able to advertise a full-time post of EMWPREP Project Officer (NCOP). The new HEFCE funded National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP) seeks to work with young people, via 29 geographically located consortia in disadvantaged areas, who are achieving the qualifications they need to put them on a trajectory for HE but subsequently take […]
22 July 2016
We are pleased to be able to advertise a part-time post to provide support to the East Midlands Widening Participation Research and Evaluation Partnership (EMWPREP). The post-holder will assist in the extraction, manipulation and analysis of data to help evaluate specific outreach activities, as well as helping support the EMWPREP office on a day-to-day basis.
28 June 2016
Just a reminder that the deadline for inputting for inclusion in the 2015-16 end of year activity and participant reports is Friday 29th July 2015.
12 January 2016
Just a reminder that the deadline for inputting for inclusion in the 2015-16 interim activity and participant reports is Friday 29th January 2016.
22 September 2015
We have now set up our first drop in training session which will be held at Loughborough University on Monday 2nd November at 2pm.
This session is open to any database users from any of our partners.
If you wish to book onto the session please email Emma Burr – E.L.Burr@lboro.ac.uk
13 July 2015
Just a reminder that the deadline for inputting for inclusion in the 2014-15 end of year activity and participant reports is Friday 31st July 2015.
10 July 2015
Welcome to the second edition of the qualification reform newsletter. The purpose of this newsletter is to provide you with an update on what is happening in relation to qualification reform, and to ensure you are fully up to speed with the latest developments. This edition covers: our new qualification reform resources; relevant updates from around the UK; university and college qualification reform statements; and the new UCAS Tariff.
30 June 2015
This award will be explicitly linked to researching policy and practice in the field of widening participation in higher education and the applicant will be expected to demonstrate their interest in this area in their application. Following completion of the taught element of the MSc, the student will undertake a dissertation that focuses on an aspect of widening participation in Higher Education.
24 June 2015
EMWPREP would like to confirm that at the NEON Annual General Meeting on the 22nd June 2015, Emma Church as EMWPREP Coordinator was accepted to sit on the NEON Executive Committee. Her term of office will be June 2015 to June 2017.
17 April 2015
As part of the new National Networks for Collaborative Outreach, the REACH partnership based in Leicestershire are seeking to make a number of appointments to complement their existing partnership. Details of the positions and their closing dates can be found here.
7 January 2015
A glossary of terms document has been added to the partners only EMWPREP page. Please click here and log-in to access.
7 January 2015
A DOB range and look=up table crib sheet has been added to the partners only EMWPREP page. Please click here and log-in to access.
5 January 2015
There has been a visual modification to the EMWPREP database homepage. All log-in details remain unchanged by this enhancement.
16 December 2014
Just a reminder that the deadline for inputting for inclusion in the 2014-15 interim activity and participant reports is Friday 30th January 2015.