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A Student’s View of Working in the SIS Programme Office

We have a guest blogger for our latest post! Nathaniel Read is a first year Computer Science BSc student who’s been working part time with the team as one of our student testers. Here’s his story: Over the last few weeks … Continue reading

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All four faculty hubs now using SID for student enquiries

Back in March we told you how we’d started rolling out SID into the faculty student hubs and were half way through the project, having gone live in the Faculty of Health Sciences (FoHS) and the Faculty of Business, Law … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Trainer

In another of our ‘behind the scenes’ insights into our programme and the people who are making it happen, today we dip into the world of our training team. Training manager Emma, and training officers Blake and Beccie, deliver training … Continue reading

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2017. Didn’t we do well!

As we head towards the end of 2017 we thought we’d share a quick recap of some of our achievements on the SIS programme this year. It’s been a  year of much behind-the-scenes work to get elements of the system … Continue reading

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A Day In the Life of a ‘Dev’

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in the SIS Programme Office? Amongst our team we have Project Managers, Testers, Trainers, Developers, Business Analysts and more. Today we’re looking at a day in the life of a Developer or … Continue reading

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A great way to end the week!

If Carlsberg made end of the week reports…No live incidents, no live service requests and no live fixes! We’re going home very happy this weekend.  

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Roadshow update on SID and SITS

Given that last week we were doing User Acceptance Testing on SID, and this week we’re training end users, we decided to invite our colleagues from the Student Services Directorate to another of our roadshows. It was a chance for us to … Continue reading

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Testing, Testing… and CAS goes live

If we’ve seemed a little quiet recently, it’s because we’ve been very busy behind the scenes developing, preparing and testing software critical to support priority business functions planned for this summer. On the SIS programme, we ensure that any software … Continue reading

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Welcome to SIS project news

  We’ve created this blog to share progress and good news about the University’s Student Information System (SIS) programme.  It’s been a while since our team published any updates, but we’re back with lots to share. You can subscribe to … Continue reading

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