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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…

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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…

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Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

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Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race'

Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race' Professor Rowena Arshad OBEChair in Multicultural and Anti-Racist Education and Head of The Moray House…

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Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experience of writing Wikipedia articles about Women in…

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'Hard to reach’ or ‘easy to ignore’? Promoting equality in community engagement

Presentation by Dr Oliver Escobar of What Works Scotland and Edinburgh University sharing the findings of an evidence review which explores the intersection between community engagement and…

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9 - FAIR Software?

FAIR Software? How Can We Make Easier to Find, Access, Deposit and Reuse Software Neil Chue Hong Software Sustainability Institute

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Prof. Lucia Trimbur: What are the Politics of Sports Protests in Trump America? - Wed 26th July 2017

Edinburgh Social and Political Sports Research Forum in partnership with Academy of Sport and Moray House School of Education present and open seminar by Prof. Lucia Trimbur of the City University…

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