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Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

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Mathematics for Joint Degrees - Teaching - Grace Sansom

Grace Sansom discusses the course structure and teaching in the School of Mathematics as part of a joint degree. 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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Epistemology, Ethics and Mind online masters: Graduates reflect on their experience

Francis from Aberdeen and Justina from the USA, reflect on what it's been like to study the online MSc in Epistemology, Ethics and Mind with the University. Join our online community:…

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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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Wikidata & WikiCite - the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools (JROST)

Dario Taraborelli talks about Wikidata and WikiCite at the Summer 2018 workshop for the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools: https://www.wikidata.org/ http://wikicite.org/ Slides:…

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Alison, Neuroimaging for Research online student.

Hear from Alison, a radiographer based in Malta, who was looking to gain a better understanding of research. As she was particularly interested in imaging, psychology and neurology - she felt that…

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Master of Public Health online: Victor Tumukunde - student testimonial

Victor from Uganda is studying the Master of Public Health online while working as a paediatrician. Join our online community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/molecular-genetic-population/mph/online

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One Health online masters: Kelvin Momanyi - graduate testimonial

A masters degree in One Health helped Kelvin get the job he wanted, opening up opportunities for him in his career. Join our online community:…

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Conservation Medicine online masters: Caroline Asiimwe - graduate testimonial

Caroline is able to implement what she learnt during her online Masters in her daily work at Budongo Conservation Field Centre in Uganda. Join our online community:…

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Master of Public Health online: Ludoviko Zirimenya - student testimonial

Ludoviko from Uganda has found that studying online gave him an opportunity to be able to study at the same time while working as a medical doctor. Join our online community:…

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Paediatric Emergency Medicine online masters: Mennatallah Hussain - student testimonial

Mennatallah works as a Paediatric Emergency Registrar in Dubai, and studies the online Msc in Paediatric Emergency Medicine whilst working. Join our online community:…

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