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Promoting fairer access to Scottish universities: how can this be achieved?

This is the second annual memorial lecture in honour of the late Professor David Raffe. Professor Vikki Bolover of Durhan University drew on her recent research in Scotland to consider how we can…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 30th, 2019 2 likes 332 plays 0  

Prof Megan Holmes - Research in a Nutshell

Hear from Professor Megan Holmes, Professor of Neuroendocrinology, as she describes her research into the effects of early life stress on adult brain function, such as increase in susceptibility to…

From  Chloe Martin on August 7th, 2018 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Professor Ami B M Tsui

Transforming student learning: the journey of a university-wide curriculum reform Prof. Ami B M Tsui The University of Hong Kong Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 138 plays 0  

Dr Torgny Roxå

Strong and weak ties – changing teaching cultures in higher education in programme Torgny Roxå Lund University, Sweden Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Learning Technology Showcase March 2018, Part 2

Lecture Technology Showcase (run by the Learning Teaching and Web division of Information Services, University of Edinburgh) of 29th March 2018 on the subject of lecture recording. Part 2. Speakers:…

From  Brendan Hill on April 20th, 2018 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Learning Technology Showcase March 2018, Part 1

Lecture Technology Showcase (run by the Learning Teaching and Web division of Information Services, University of Edinburgh) of 29th March 2018 on the subject of lecture recording. Part 1. Speakers:…

From  Brendan Hill on April 20th, 2018 0 likes 100 plays 0  

Resilience and Depression: the STRADL project

What makes people resilient to depression? Depression is a very common psychiatric disorder but also one of the least studied. Past research tried to pin down the reasons that led people to…

From  Rebecca Devon on April 12th, 2018 0 likes 82 plays 0