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Glenn Westmore

Mathematics, Games, Puzzles & Inventions.

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April 5 2017

I love the word clutter. It’s a pleasant sounding word which rhymes with flutter, a light sounding word that leaves me with a joyous honeymoon feeling. But the word clutter unlike the lightness of flutter sadly brings the temporary honeymoon[…]

March 21 2017

So, many of you may not know that I love gardening, it’s where I get my creative inspiration at times. Look at this stunning, colourful, bright orange flower – it’s a Zucchini flower. It’s from my garden, I’m quite proud[…]

September 13 2016
Colourmetics Picture of e

Another famous irrational number is Euler’s number e named after the Swiss mathematician Leonhard Euler, often more simply referred to as the exponential number. The number e crops up in a wide range of mathematical topics from calculus through to[…]

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About Me

Mathematics, Games, Puzzles & Inventions.

Communicating my passion about the hidden wonders of creative mathematics is what I do.

 

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Contact me at thwartgames@gmail.com

My Career
1983

Maths Teacher RMIT University

1983 - 2002

Glenn has taught Mathematics in a School in RMIT University across a variety of Programs, including VCE, Foundation Studies and the Advanced Diploma of Engineering within the Faculty of Applied Science.

2001

Faculty Teaching Award 2001

In 2001, Glenn received a Student Centred Teaching Award in the Faculty of Applied Science at RMIT University. This award was received for his teaching of Mathematics in the Foundation Studies Program. Foundation Studies is a University Preparation Program for International Students before they enter their pathway Bachelor Degree, Associate Degree or Diploma Program.

2002

Program Coordinator- Foundation Studies

As Program Coordinator, Glenn was responsible for the day to day running of the Science, Engineering and Technology stream of Foundation Studies. The Program continues today to be very popular with international students wishing to further their education and progress to Higher Education.

2005

Program Manager (Foundation Studies)

2005 - 2013

As a Program Manager at RMIT in Foundation Studies, Glenn leads a team of 30 staff. His managerial style is energetic, interactive and hands-on. The position has honed his leadership skills and showcased his ability to communicate and relate with his teaching teams.

2013
RMIT Marketing and Recruiting

RMIT Marketing and Recruiting

In addition to his lecturing and training responsibilities, Glenn has also taken on a marketing role of informing prospective International students about RMIT’s extensive and diverse programs. Glenn regularly travels internationally and attends a variety of educational exhibitions to outline and explain the benefits of RMIT’s unique suite of programs along with its distinct teaching and learning philosophy.

Glenn has been successful in the recruitment of a large number of Foundation Studies and Associate Degree students.

2014
Program Manager (Associate Degree in IT)

Program Manager (Associate Degree in IT)

2014-

Glenn has the additional role as Program Manager of the Associate Degree of Information Technology and the Certificate IV in Networking Programs. The broad range of the programs that he has overseen show his quick knack to pick up information, digest it and then engage others in it, in the most captivating way.

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