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

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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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Edinburgh Imaging Academy

Offering P/T Masters in Neuroimaging for Research and Masters in Imaging via online distance learning. We also offer online short courses in imaging, image analysis, statistics and IOFB reporting…

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Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

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Global Challenges online masters: Maxmiller Gitamo - student testimonial

Online student Maxmiller from Kenya reflects on how studying a masters online has helped her look at data more critically. Join our online community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/global/msc-global-challenges

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Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race'

Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race' Professor Rowena Arshad OBEChair in Multicultural and Anti-Racist Education and Head of The Moray House…

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Educated Pass

The University has pioneered the Educated Pass project which helps teenage boys think about how the school curriculum is relevant to them, and how pursuing their studies could help them achieve a…

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Careers in Tech 2018 Employer Video - MThree Consulting

Careers in Tech 2018 Employer Video - MThree Consulting

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Creativity

Students and staff talk about the concept of creativity in Learning and Teaching as part of the Near Future Teaching Project. The Near Future Teaching project is about working together to co-design…

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We asked students to tell us about their internship experience

Students tell us about their reasons for applying for internships through the Employ.ed on Campus, Employ.ed in an SME and Employ.ed for PhDs pr0grammes. …

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Welsh Wikipedia Thinking Big - Keynote address by Jason Evans at the Celtic Knot 2017 conference

Celtic Knot 2017 keynote presentation - Jason Evans (Wikimedian in Residence at the National Library of Wales) Welsh Wicipedia – Thinking big Jason Evans will discuss his strategy for…

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Celtic Knot 2017 Conference Opening - Robin Owain (Wales Manager for Wikimedia UK)

Conference Opening - Robin Owain (Wales Manager for Wikimedia UK) A glimpse into some of the milestones in the development of Wicipedia Cymraeg, starting with Marc Haynes residence at the Coleg…

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Celtic Knot: Wikipedia Language Conference 2017 - Welcome from Melissa Highton, Assistant Principal for Online Learning

The Celtic Knot Conference 2017 was the first Wikipedia Language conference organised in collaboration between the University of Edinburgh and Wikimedia UK focusing on supporting Celtic &…

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Translating articles between different language Wikipedias: the new Content Translation tool

Title: Translating articles between different language Wikipedias: the new Content Translation toolDate: 6 July 2017Speakers: Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh.…

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Celtic Knot 2017 - Panel discussion & closing plenary: The Politics of Language Online

Title: The Politics of Language Online - Plenary Panel Date: 6 July 2017Chair: Lorna Campbell, OER Liaison - Open Scotland, Learning, Teaching and Web Services Division at the University of…

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The Digital Library in Romansh - Ilario Valdelli (Wikimedia Switzerland) at the Celtic Knot 2017

Title: The Digital Library in Romansh.Date: 6 July 2017Speakers: Ilario Valdelli from the staff of Wikimedia Switzerland. In Switzerland we work a lot with Rhaeto-Romance languages (spoken in…

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