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GPHU Introduction to literature searching - session 2

The second session on literature searching for GPHU. Slides for this session can be found in the Attachments tab.

From  Caroline Stirling on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Climate Change: how can mathematics help us to respond?

Speaker Professor Vicky Pope is a climate scientist specialising in climate modelling and providing science to help both governments and the general public to understand the implications of climate…

From  Jane Walker on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 109 plays 0  

Robots in Human Centred Environments - Dr. Subramanian Ramamoorthy (Informatics/Robotics)

Subramanian Ramamoorthy's talk as part of Controversies in the Data Society 2020 serieshttps://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+10+AI+%3A+Regulation+for+innovation+post-Brexit Dr.…

From  Subramanian Ramamoorthy on April 3rd, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Week 1 Charles Raab and Michelle Spektor discuss the constroversies around the introduction of Biometric ID systems

Data Controversies 2020A discussion of national biometric enhanced ID systems, policy making and opposition, based on the previous talks.

From  James Stewart on April 1st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making: Open Scotland Update

An overview of OER policy and open education initiatives in Scotland for the Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making at the OEGlobal Conference in Milan, November 2019.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 23rd, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

DE seminar: Professor Sarah Hayes 'Have you ever wondered….who does higher education policy actually ‘work’ for?'

Professor Sarah Hayes, University of WolverhamptonThis seminar took place on 3rd May at Moray House School of EducationAbstractWhen it comes to higher education policy – how confident are…

From  Herve Lacroix on May 3rd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Engaging With Digital Research Introduction Session 2019-2020

Engaging With Digital Research Intro 2019-2020

From  James Stewart on April 15th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

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

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

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 54 plays 0  

MSc Social Justice and Community Action alumni Alanna shares her favourite moments

At her graduation in November, Alanna Barrett shares what she enjoyed most about the MSc Social Justice and Community Action and how the degree is influencing her career in the film industry. The…

From  Aiko Greig on March 20th, 2019 0 likes 108 plays 0  

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,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

An Introduction to Evidence

This video introduces the idea of evidence: What is it? What are the ways in which we can make something evident? It also discusses some uses of evidence, for example in decision-making processes.…

From  James Stewart on March 8th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Supporting Open Education & Open Knowledge at the University

This webinar was hosted by the University of Edinburgh's OER Service as part of Open Education Week 2019. Join Lorna M. Campbell (OER Service), Stuart Nicol (Education Design and Engagement),…

From  Lorna Campbell on March 6th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0