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Episode 4 - Can blogging be used as an effective form of assessment

In episode 4, student guest host, Lila Pitcher (Academic Blogging Intern in Information Services), leads a discussion with Dr Nina Morris (Lecturer in Human Geography) and Dr Hazel Christie (Lecturer…

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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 Universityr drew on her recent research in Scotland to consider how we can…

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Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe

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Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

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Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

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Student Disability Services - What Do We Do - Janet Gardiner

How the Student Disability Service can support you. March 2019

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Student Disability Services - Who Are We - Victoria Buchanan

An overview of the Student Disability Service. March 2019

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Students' Association - Eleri Connick

An overview of the Edinburgh University Students Association from Eleri Connick, President 2018/19. March 2019

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Sports Union - Paul Duffy

An overview of the Edinburgh University Sports Union from Paul Duffy. President of the Sports Union 2018/19. March 2019.

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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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Mathematics for Joint Degrees - Student Support - Grace Sansom

Grace Sansom discusses the range of Student support available in the School of Mathematics. March 2019.

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Adult Returners - Returning To Study - Neil Speirs

Dr Neil Speirs discusses the challenges and rewards of returning to study for adult returners.

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Adult Returners - Developing Additional Skill Base - Neil Speirs

Dr Neil Speirs discusses the value of getting involved in extra curricular activities for adult returner students. March 2019

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