Dr Silvia Sovic is Research Project Coordinator at the Creative Learning in Practice Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CLIP CETL) at the University of the Arts, London. Her background is in history (degrees from Ljubljana, London and Essex). She has researched in Florence, Graz and Cambridge and is currently Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Historical Research, where she also teaches statistics for historians.
‘Tales of Transition: Teaching and Learning Issues for First-Year International Students in Arts and Design’; paper to conference on ‘Learning Together: Reshaping Higher Education in a Global Age’, Institute of Education, 22-24 July 2007; http://www.ioe.ac.uk/calendar/Cttes/CONFERENCE/ (accessed 7 Feb 2008).
‘International Students as ‘Others’? The Experience of First-Year Students in the Creative Arts’. Paper presented at ‘Reshaping Higher Education’, The Annual Conference of the Society for Research into Higher Education, Brighton, 11-13 December 2007; http://www.arts.ac.uk/44230.htm
‘Coping with Stress: The Perspective of International Students’, Art, Design & Communication in Higher Education, 6:3 (2008), 145-148.
Webpage for the International Students’ Experience Project