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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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From  Ileana Iacobescu on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human

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From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Welcome - Dr Jeremy Crang

A warm welcome from the Dean of Students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr Jeremy Crang. March 2019.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 517 plays 0  

Sports Union - Paul Duffy

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

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 229 plays 0  

Go Abroad - What Opportunities Are Available - Thomas Ozers

Thomas Ozers discusses where in the world you can go with an Edinburgh Go Abroad opportunity. March 2019

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 92 plays 0  

ELDeR - Cycle to workshop reflection

Cycle commute on the way to ELDeR learning design workshop, reflecting on what a Learning design workshop is.

From  Jonathan Jack on February 27th, 2019 1 likes 195 plays 0  

MSc in History (Online Learning) graduating students

On the day of their graduation, our students reminisce about their experiences of the programme.

From  Ian Chard on January 10th, 2019 0 likes 549 plays 0  

Online degree students at Graduation: why did you choose the University of Edinburgh?

There's no need to come to Edinburgh when you're an online student, but many online students choose to attend their graduation ceremony and take a short break in Scotland's capital…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on November 27th, 2018 0 likes 103 plays 0  

Employ.ed on Campus Case Study - Maire Cox

Interview with Employ.ed on Campus host, Maire Cox.

From  Gordon Mackintosh on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Master of Public Health online: Victor Tumukunde - student testimonial

Victor from Uganda is studying the Master of Public Health online while working as a paediatrician. Join our online community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/molecular-genetic-population/mph/online

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 23rd, 2018 0 likes 120 plays 0  

One Health online masters: Kelvin Momanyi - graduate testimonial

A masters degree in One Health helped Kelvin get the job he wanted, opening up opportunities for him in his career. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 96 plays 0