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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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Wikicite 2018 - Keynote: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge

Executive Director of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation Katherine Maher keynoted WikiCite 2018 with her talk on: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge. …

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The Future of Wikipedia with Katherine Maher | Wikimedia UK

Katherine Maher, Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director, gave a talk on the future of Wikipedia at Newspeak House in Shoreditch, East London as part of an event hosted by Wikimedia UK. This video…

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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 University 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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Lecture Recording PTAS Project - James Hopgood, School of Engineering

In this video, Dr James Hopgood from the School of Engineering, talks about the Lecture recording PTAS project he is involved with to enhance engagement with Media Hopper Replay.

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Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - the Wikimedia residency at the University of Edinburgh

The Wikimedia residency at the University of Edinburgh has been shortlisted for the 2019 LILAC Information Literacy Awards. The CILIP Information Literacy Group is proud to offer an award for…

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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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Teaching Matters - Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

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