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Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

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Edinburgh Global - The second phase of the UncoverED exhibition

Henry Mitchell and Tom Cunningham, project leads for UncoverED, discuss the second phase of the exhibition. The focus moves to the period 1800 - 1939 and noteworthy alumni such as James Africanus…

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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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Teaching Matters - Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

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Teaching Matters - Episode 1 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas A week ago 0 likes 0 views 0  

Tackling NCDS in Bangladesh - 04 March 2019

Global Health Academy and RESPIRE Seminar: Dr Richard Smith and Dr Aliya Naheed, icddr,b Tackling NCDs and other major health problems in Bangladesh Edinburgh - 4 March 2019 *Please note* Due to a…

From  Susan Buckingham 2 Weeks ago 0 likes 17 views 0  

Edinburgh Global - Go Abroad Fund and the Homecoming event

Go Abroad Projects Assistant Randall Reinhard explains the Go Abroad Fund, the Homecoming event and why it is so important that students take part in international travel. …

From  Nicholas Cameron A month ago 0 likes 31 views 0  

Learning from Vikings: archaeological lessons for 21st century climate change adaptation

The end of Norse Greenland is an iconic example of societal collapse, but how can we use this, and other ‘completed experiments’ from the past to inform contemporary debates about the…

From  Stuart Dunbar 3 Months ago 0 likes 32 views 0  

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 -…

From  Peter Crooks 3 Months ago 0 likes 59 views 0  

How are you enjoying your graduation day? Online learners at Winter Graduation, November 2018

Some of this year's online degree graduates reflect on attending Edinburgh in person for their graduation ceremony. For many this is their first trip to Edinburgh, although they have of course…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 3 Months ago 1 likes 125 views 0