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We provide a suite of high quality professional services and support initiatives that benefit Australia’s universities and strengthen the nation’s higher education sector. This is achieved by our team of dedicated professionals whose breadth of sector experience help us identify and deliver cost effective solutions and drive good practice. Fostering and promoting collaboration is central to all Higher Ed Services’ activities.

  • 11 Sep 2017
  • by Jacqui Elson-Green

Strengthening learning and teaching quality through Spectrum Academic Mentoring (SAM)

HES’ Higher Education Quality Network is delighted to support a series of workshops in 2018 focused on Spectrum Academic Mentoring (SAM). Mentoring is one approach known to support leadership development for higher education.

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  • 11 Sep 2017
  • by Scott Boulton

Human Resource Information Systems Group Updates

The Hosting Agreement with Ascender Pay, the principle software vendor has been signed. A comprehensive user guide, developed by HES and distributed to the universities for comment, will assist institutions in their evaluation of the activities, costs, and benefits in moving to a hosted platform.  The costs and benefits are 

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  • 11 Sep 2017
  • by Jacqui Elson-Green

Students, Quality, Success at 2017 TEQSA Conference

In a short time, the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) Conference has become a premier event on the higher education events calendar. Students, Quality, Success is the theme of this year’s conference on November 29 and 30, and in conjunction with HES’ Higher Education Quality Forum on December 1.

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  • 11 Sep 2017
  • by Wendy Jones

Oracle Consortium

Life continues to be busy in the Oracle business stream with a focus on responding to requests for software quotes and preparations for the software support renewal exercise in October. The time invested in influencing the 2017-2018 Oracle Higher Education Price List is likely to pay off in September with the release of an expanded set of products on the List, including cloud-based applications.

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