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The student experience: Maldives 2019, MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Our students captured their experience of travelling to the Maldives in 2019 to assess the complex interactions between the biology of coral ecosystems, the sustainable use of them, and how resilient…

From  Nikki Kay on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Student's guide to greenwashing in the fashion industry

Event Description: Now more than ever, sustainability, the climate crisis and social justice are at the forefront of the international dialogue. As we enter into a period where meaningful engagement…

From  Lauren Mcleron on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Lab Sustainability Webinar November 2020

Lab Sustainability webinar recording from November 2020. 75 minutes long.

From  Andrew Arnott on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Build Back Better Energy Nov 20

Build Back Better: EnergyThere has been a massive shift in the way we use our energy. Covid-19 temporarily emptied our city centres, halted manufacturing, and suspended travel, sending shockwaves…

From  Aisling O'Reilly on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

10.3c A Japanese Handscroll of the Virgin Mary.mp4

In this video we go to Japan and consider a very rare 16th-century image of the Virgin Mary on a handscroll. At the end, Jill considers how we juxtapose images affects the narratives we tell. Whose…

From  Jill Burke on November 27th, 2020 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel: Mapping Travel Policies in FHE - November 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with colleagues from ETH Zurich Air Travel project (Switzerland), the University of…

From  Sion Pickering on November 25th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Inclusivity and representation in the environmental movement; are we doing enough?

This event will address inclusion and representation in the environmental movement.The climate crisis is arguably the most important issue of our time; how we respond to it will define a generation.…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Welcome event 2020: Sustainability at Edinburgh

Join the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability for a digital welcome event that will highlight opportunities for social collaboration in a physically distanced climate. We will be…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Visions for Change: is climate change a social justice issue?

Join us in exploring the intersection between social justice and climate change.The effects of climate change disproportionately impact the most vulnerable communities, deepening existing social…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Student's guide to ethical eats

Event Description: Did you know that the types of food on your plate have a significant impact on your carbon footprint? But, what does that really mean? Do we need to all become vegans to save the…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Inequity and Inequalities - what COVID-19 reveals about systemic inequity - Expert Coversations 2- Stigma, trust and expectations

The Helping Hand Foundation works to promote trust in the public health service. In the second video, Mr Askari discusses the social stigma and fear that has arisen around Covid-19 and how this has…

From  Mate Varadi on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Kaltura Capture recording - October 22nd 2020, 1:18:28 pm

Ethical considerations in collecting naturally occurring data.

From  Susan Widdicombe on October 22nd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Creating a sustainable future

More organisations and governments are working towards sustainability and social responsibility, including the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Be a part of this change with one of our…

From  Nikki Kay on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 315 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Carmela shares her experiences studying the MSc Marine Systems & Policies

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Food security - a critical issue worldwide

A growing population and an earth with finite resources is resulting in unique challenges for humanity. Our students come from different backgrounds from around the world who seek to understand how…

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 209 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environmental Sustainability

Samara shares her experiences studying the MSc Environmental Sustainability

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 222 plays 0