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Month in the life of a HCA PG student 2020

See what life can be like as a postgraduate student at University of Edinburgh's School of History, Classics and Archaeology. One of our students created this video using the SE1 app…

From  Michael O'Reilly on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

An introduction to MSc History (Online Learning)

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc History (Online Learning) programme from Dr David Kaufman

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Alan Watson Memorial Lecture 2020 - Act 3

This lecture is part of the Alan Watson Memorial Lecture series for 2020 entitled, "The Civil Law in Three Acts" at Edinburgh Law School.

From  Iain Mcgee on February 21st, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Alan Watson Memorial Lecture 2020 - Act 2

This lecture is part of the Alan Watson Memorial Lecture series for 2020 entitled, "The Civil Law in Three Acts" at Edinburgh Law School.

From  Iain Mcgee on February 14th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

The Alan Watson Memeorial Lecture Series 2020 - The Civil Law in Three Acts - Act 1

This lecture is part of the Alan Watson Memorial Lecture series for 2020 entitled, "The Civil Law in Three Acts" at Edinburgh Law School.

From  Iain Mcgee on February 12th, 2020 0 likes 93 plays 0  

Notes on a Historical Hall: The history of St Cecilia's Hall

St Cecilia's Hall is Scotland's oldest purpose built concert hall and home to the University of Edinburgh's musical instrument collection. Learn about the building's interesting…

From  Sarah Deters on February 7th, 2020 0 likes 107 plays 0  

Online Information Session 20Nov2019 - History, Classics & Archaeology

Recording of The School of History, Classics and Archaeology's Online Information Session - 20th November 2019.

From  Michael O'Reilly on December 9th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

SIDHA 2019 Opening Plenary Session

LXXIIIá´± Session de la Société Internationale Fernand de Visscher pour l'Histoire des Droits de l'Antiquité SIDHA 2019 Conference Le droit et sa place dans le monde…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on November 1st, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

HerNaturalHistory - Citizen Scientist Siobhan Leachman on how Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women

Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women and can assist with closing the gender gap in various language Wikipedias. Using the example of under acknowledged women in the field of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

The Smithsonian: A Partnership to Improve Gender Representation Online

The American Women’s History Initiative (AWHI), which launched under the Smithsonian’s strategic goal of “Reaching 1 billion people with a digital-first strategy” in late…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow (Subtitled)

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 16 plays 0