Events - 2019

sparqs has created a range of different events aimed at students, institutions and students’ associations. These events focus on a range of different topics that inform or increase people's understanding of quality enhancement. In particular improving student involvement in quality enhancement.

Dates, venues and detailed information about events we run throughout the year can be found below. We also send out mailings via email communicating these events.

19 Nov 2019 - Student Engagement Staff Network meeting

A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with student engagement roles, including staff with responsibilities for student representative systems and supporting student engagement in quality.

14 Nov 2019 - National Education Officers’ Network meeting

An event for education officers from colleges and universities across Scotland to discuss and work on key sector issues together.

7 Aug 2019 to 8 Aug 2019 - That's Quality! Colleges 2019

sparqs' annual two-day training event providing college student officers with a comprehensive introduction to national quality arrangements and procedures that help colleges ensure the best possible student experience. 

17 Jul 2019 to 18 Jul 2019 - That's Quality! Universities 2019

sparqs’ annual two-day residential training event for university student officers with an education remit and students’ association staff. That’s Quality! provides a comprehensive induction to the quality enhancement agenda and how to use it to improve your students’ learning experience.

7 May 2019 - Academic Representation Co-ordinators' Network Meeting

A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with academic representation co-ordination roles, including staff with responsibilities for student representative systems and supporting student engagement in quality.

28 Mar 2019 - sparqs Conference: Student Engagement for All

sparqs' biennial conference - exploring student engagement in relation to widening access, equality and diversity, transitions, representation of non-traditional students, staff development and more.

20 Feb 2019 - Academic Representation Co-ordinators' Network Meeting

A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with academic representation co-ordination roles, including staff with responsibilities for student representative systems and supporting student engagement in quality.

All Current & Past Events:

Student Engagement Framework

National Education Officers’ Network meeting

7 Oct 2020

Join us for the first meeting of sparqs’ National Education Officers’ Network (NEON) of the 2020/21…

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Student Engagement Staff Network informal catch-up

1 Oct 2020

Our Student Engagement Staff Network (SESN) will have a short meeting on Thursday 1st October, by Zoom,…

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