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10 WIL risks and what you can do about them

Friday October 27th
Flinders University
WIL is a risky business for universities. It is a strategic risk worthy of pursuing because it can achieve university goals with respect to research, teaching and learning and service. However, these goals cannot be achieved without the university managing legal and operational risks that may have serious financial and reputational consequences for the university.

What lawyers know about legal risks in WIL – webinar

24 October 2017
Topic: What lawyers know about legal risks in WILThis webinar will present the results of a case study of Australian university lawyers. The study reveals a series of program and contract risks in WIL programs that have not previously been explored in the literature.

Webinar recording – Sustainable WIL Programs in Science

Date: 31 August 11:00am-12:30pm (AEST)
Hosted by: Dr Michael Whelan, Southern Cross University
WIL in Science is a program to build WIL experiences in Australian science degrees. The program reaches into all Science Faculties through the Australian Council of Deans of Science and …

Employability for the WIL community – webinar

Employability for the WIL community
Date: 14 November 2017 11:00am-12:00pm (AEST)
Topic: Employ your abilities! Rethinking and enabling employability development within curriculum…
Presenter: Dawn Bennett

Service Learning and WIL

Save the date – WIL and Service – October 18, 2017. Details soon.
– LaTrobe University, Collins St, Melbourne at 10-12noon
and
– University Melbourne workshop ‘Responding to the challenges and opportunities of growing WIL 2.00 – 4.00pm.

EVENTS

10 WIL risks and what you can do about them

Friday October 27th
Flinders University
WIL is a risky business for universities. It is a strategic risk worthy of pursuing because it can achieve university goals with respect to research, teaching and learning and service. However, these goals cannot be achieved without the university managing legal and operational risks that may have serious financial and reputational consequences for the university.

What lawyers know about legal risks in WIL – webinar

24 October 2017
Topic: What lawyers know about legal risks in WILThis webinar will present the results of a case study of Australian university lawyers. The study reveals a series of program and contract risks in WIL programs that have not previously been explored in the literature.

Webinar recording – Sustainable WIL Programs in Science

Date: 31 August 11:00am-12:30pm (AEST)
Hosted by: Dr Michael Whelan, Southern Cross University
WIL in Science is a program to build WIL experiences in Australian science degrees. The program reaches into all Science Faculties through the Australian Council of Deans of Science and …

National WIL Strategy

A National WIL Strategy has been developed by ACEN in collaboration with Universities Australia, Australian Chamber of Commerce (ACCI), Australian Industry Group (AIG ) and the Business Council of Australia (BCA). Australia’s future depends on strong partnerships.

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