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Commonwealth Scholarship Commission Students 2019

Online masters students talk about the how receiving support from the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission has helped them pursue masters education and the benefits this brings to their career and…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on January 9th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

MSc Global Health and Infectious Diseases online: Irene Kasunda, student testimonial

Studying online has given Malawian student Irene the confidence to use online technologies in her work to facilitate meetings, and has enabled her to try out new approaches in her work that…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 26th, 2019 1 likes 27 plays 0  

MSc One Health: Nicholas Bor, student testimonial

Veterinarian Nicholas, from Kenya, hopes that studying the online MSc in One Health will enable him to influence policymakers. It has also taught him that being a vet is not just about helping…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

MSc One Health: Zeeshan Bhutta, student testimonial

Zeeshan, a vet from Pakistan, studies the online MSc in One Health, which gives him a wider understanding of how humans and animals intersect with the environment around them. Zeeshan is a…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine: Elizabeth Oyenusi, student testimonial

Paediatric consultant Elizabeth from Nigeria is a student on the online MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine, where the tutors guide her to use the resources available to give the best care to her…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 25th, 2019 1 likes 193 plays 0  

Master of Public Health online: Njideka Sanya, student testimonial

Njideka is a doctor in Nigeria - she reflects on how studying our Master of Public Health online has helped her understand that colleagues from around the world are facing the same challenges, and…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 25th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

MSc One Health: Mark Godwin, student testimonial

Studying the MSc in One Health online has taught Nigerian doctor Mark Godwin that we need a broader approach to complex One Health problems. Mark is a recipient of a scholarship from the…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 25th, 2019 1 likes 21 plays 0  

MSc Global Health and Infectious Diseases online: Justine Odionyi, student testimonial

Studying a Masters in Global Health and Infectious Diseases online has enabled Justine, a paediatrician from Kenya, to get the best out of stakeholders at work and align her work to donor demands. …

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 25th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

MVetSci Conservation Medicine: Nidhi Rajput, student testimonial

Nidhi, a wildlife vet from India, has found that studying the MVetSci in Conservation Medicine has helped her redesign her strategies so they work better for the animals in her country. Nidhi is a…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

MSc Global Health and Infectious Diseases online: Jennifer Adong, student testimonial

Jennifer is a medical doctor in Uganda - she reflects on how studying an MSc in Global Health and Infectious Diseases online has realigned her thinking of health. Jennifer is a recipient of a…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 23rd, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

One Health MSc online: Salaviriuse Ahimbisibwe, student testimonial

Salaviriuse is a vet from Uganda who studies the MSc in One Health online. Online as a mode of study enables Salaviriuse to continue to offer his professional expertise in his local community and to…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 18th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Master of Public Health online: Chizoba Abone, student testimonial

Chizoba, a doctor from Nigeria, talks how studying an online Master of Public Health has changed the way she approaches her work. Chizoba is a recipient of a scholarship from the Commonwealth…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 80 plays 0  

MSc Global Health and Infectious Diseases online: Moses Sebana, graduate

"I've become more of a resource than a problem-pointer" - Moses explains how his online masters degree in Global Health and Infectious Diseases has helped him find the answers to local…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 107 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 95 plays 0  

Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

The Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools (JROST) - Wikidata and WikiCite

Dario Taraborelli talks about Wikidata and WikiCite at the Summer 2018 workshop for the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools: https://www.wikidata.org/ http://wikicite.org/ Slides:…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0