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Cohesion and Information Flow

Academic Writing Lecture

From  Alasdair Gillon on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 881 plays 0  

Sentence Structure

Sentence Structure

From  Alasdair Gillon on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 851 plays 0  

'The Buddha's first sermon' - Dr Naomi Appleton

This is a short extract from a lecture given by Dr Naomi Appleton on the first/second-year undergraduate course Religions of Ancient India in spring 2020. Get a taste for what it is like to attend a…

From  Naomi Appleton on April 14th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Teaching Focus and Outlining Online Teaching

Teacher Continuity Training

From  Calum Macphail on March 17th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Brainworks: How are brains formed and how should we treat them

Inaugural lecture of Professor David LyonsProfessor of NeurobiologyBrainworks: How are brains formed and how should we treat themThe human brain represents the most complex organisation of matter in…

From  Peter Crooks on March 16th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Healing the Damaged Gut in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - From the scientist, the patient and the doctor

Healing the Damaged Gut in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - From the scientist, the patient and the doctorGwo-Tzer Ho, Emily Thompson and Kris McGuire, Centre for Inflammation Research Our amazing gut…

From  Peter Crooks on February 21st, 2020 0 likes 146 plays 0  

Arbuthnott Lecture 2019-20 - 'The Border: The legacy of a century of Anglo-Irish politics'

The 2019-20 Arbuthnott Lecture will be delivered by Professor Diarmaid Ferriter MRIA (University College Dublin). This event was postponed from 28 November, 2019. Diarmaid Ferriter is one of…

From  Muireann Crowley on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

TB or not TB? The fight for immunity

Inaugural lecture of Professor Jayne HopePersonal Chair of ImmunologyCells of the innate immune response control our responses to infectious disease and are central to the initiation of…

From  Peter Crooks on January 31st, 2020 1 likes 168 plays 0  

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?Colin Smith and Tara Spires-Jones, UK Dementia Research Institute at The University of EdinburghApproximately 50…

From  Peter Crooks on January 27th, 2020 0 likes 109 plays 0  

Is Boxing Like Hunting?

THE ACADEMY OF SPORT: AN INDEPENDENT SPORTS THINK TANK 2019-2020 PUBLIC SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS Leo Hopkinson London School of Economics and Political Science “Is Boxing like Hunting? Care…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on January 17th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Stem cells and cancer: the good, the bad and the ugly

Inaugural lecture of Professor Steve PollardProfessor of Stem Cell and Cancer BiologyDuring the normal development of our nervous system, neural stem cells are responsible for generating the large…

From  Peter Crooks on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Podgy ponies and corpulent cobs; insights into the growing problem of equine obesity

Podgy ponies and corpulent cobs; insights into the growing problem of equine obesityJohn Keen and Ruth Morgan, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary StudiesThe statement ‘obesity is a growing…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Seasonal Reproduction in Birds: From Seeing the Light to Weathering the Storm

Inaugural lecture of Professor Simone Meddle Personal Chair of Behavioural NeuroendocrinologyProfessor Simone Meddle will discuss research showing how the environment regulates the reproductive…

From  Peter Crooks on November 4th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

A Fair Field and No Favour - The remarkable story of the Edinburgh Seven

“A Fair Field and No Favour” – the Edinburgh Seven and the campaign to secure women the right to a Medical Degree 1869-73In 1869, the first women to enter a British University began…

From  Peter Crooks on October 25th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Professor Chris Ponting Inaugural Lecture

Three Billion Letters of You

From  Stephen Cass on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 254 plays 0  

Learning Glass Demo

Some examples of what is possible with the Learning Glass.

From  Geoffrey Fortescue on September 9th, 2019 1 likes 43 plays 0