a week of organising at NUA - finalising timetables, developing the Virtual Learning Environment and tidying my desk! We are ready and waiting – all we need now are the students. My day at Camberwell was most excellent – with the first symposium under our belts it was good to see the previous work of the students as well as their aspirations for the course. It will be good. I managed to see some exhibitions after – the show at the photography gallery is very worthy – a slice of the mass observation project http://thephotographersgallery.org.uk/ - lots of possible research starting points. Richard Serra at The Alan Cristea Gallery http://www.alancristea.com/exhibition-117-Richard-Serra-Trajectory was sublime the quality of the black was something to behold and dive into .......................uuuuuuuuuuuuuummmmmmmhhhhhhhh.