OLH Tag: Connect

In the Spotlight: Kate Kenny (Jacobs)

Introducing our ‘In the Spotlight’ series, where we’ll shine a light on professionals in our Network. First up, Kate! Kate is Vice President and Head of Sector for Cities & Places in Europe at Jacobs, one of the world’s largest multi-disciplinary engineering firms.

LIS x Jacobs Challenge: Reinvent your high street

Do you want to: access and receive mentoring from one of the world’s top engineering firms, get behind-the-scenes of London’s top strategic body, shadow the work being done on billion pound regeneration projects, and present your winning idea to senior professionals? 

Approaches to Different Problems

How do we categorise problems? Ed and some of the LIS Ambassadors in our learning community take a look at the Cynefin framework.

More Than a Book Club

More Than a Book Club is where members of the LIS team and the Learning Hub community come together to talk about real-world problems. We’ll base the discussion on an interesting book, podcast, film, newsletter – whatever catches our eye(s).

What is Interdisciplinarity?

Ed and some of the LIS Ambassadors in our learning community have a discussion on interdisciplinarity. What does it mean to be inter-disciplinary? Cross-disciplinary? Post-disciplinary? Multi-disciplinary? Trans-disciplinary?

Dhiresh & Makers4TheNHS

An interview with Dhiresh, who, at the age of 18, has spent his lockdown making face shields for NHS hospitals, GP surgeries, care homes, and other places in need of PPE.