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Adult Returners - Developing Additional Skill Base - Neil Speirs

Dr Neil Speirs discusses the value of getting involved in extra curricular activities for adult returner students. March 2019

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Teaching Matters - 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,…

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Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

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Employ.ed for PhDs Case Study - Emma Waterson

Employ.ed for PhDs Case Study - Emma Waterson, PhD Intern

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Introduction to Effective Timetabling - Grant Whytock

Introduction to Effective Timetabling - Grant Whytock To learn more about this course and to book a place, please visit …

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#OER18 Keynote: Dr. Momodou Sallah - Pedagogies of Disruption as Resistance: Developing Counter Narratives Through Open Educational Practice

For session information see https://oer18.oerconf.org/sessions/keynote-momodou-sallah/ DescriptionDrawing from Kant’s Categorical Imperative; and the speaker’s situatedness and…

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Professor Lindsay Paterson | Scottish Education Policy : why statistics matter

Professor Lindsay Paterson is from the School of Social and Political Science | University Of Edinburgh - He presents research data on large scale historical and contemporary statistical surveys of…

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Educated Pass

The University has pioneered the Educated Pass project which helps teenage boys think about how the school curriculum is relevant to them, and how pursuing their studies could help them achieve a…

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Bilingualism in Minority Languages - Professor Antonella Sorace at the Celtic Knot: Wikipedia Language Conference 2017.

Bilingualism in minority languages: a resource and an opportunity Research on the bilingual mind shows that bilingualism in any languages, regardless of their status, prestige, and worldwide…

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