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Media & Communications Research Spotlight - Dr George Karekwaivanane

George Karekwaivanan's research focuses on digital cultures in authoritarian contexts. Find out how George's research can benefit from comparative work enabled by the Media &…

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Media & Communications Research Spotlight - Dr Ita Jansen

Ita Jansen's research focuses on indigenous film and community filmmaking. Find out how an interdisciplinary approach and the Media & Communications cluster can benefit her research.Media…

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

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

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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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Mark Sprevek - The Singularity - Data Controversies 2019

Mark Sprevek - The Singularity

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Student Disability Services - What We Need You To Do - Victoria Buchanan

What you need to do/provide, and when, to ensure support can be in place quickly from the Student Disability Service. March 2019

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Alternative Data in Insurance - Liz McFall - Data Controversies 2019

Alternative Data in Insurance - Liz McFall - Data Controversies 2019

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Alternative Data in Credit - Jonathan Crook -Data Controversies 2019

Alternative Data in Credit - Jonathan Crook -Data Controversies 2019

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EFP 20 - Paris, Texas (1984)

Kat Zabecka is joined by our current MSc Film Students Callum Simpson, Laura Tribaudino and Tina Kandiashvili. They discuss Wim Wenders' iconic Paris, Texas (1984) and explore the film's…

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Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

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Social Media analysis of Brext - Dr Clare Llewellyn - Data Controversies 2019

Dr Clare Llewellyn, #Brexit: Analysing the Social Media Conversation on the UK-EU ReferendumIn this talk I will focus on an analysis of the Twitter conversation on the UK-EU referendum (Brexit).…

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Political microtargeting Dr Isabel Kusche Data Controversies 2019

Dr Isabel Kusche, Microtargeting and the relationship between politicians and votersThe Facebook/Cambridge Analytica scandal has introduced a larger public to the possibilities of targeted…

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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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