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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 11 plays 0  

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…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Professor Lindsay Paterson | Scottish Education Policy : why statistics matter

Professor Lindsay Paterson is from the School of Social and Political Science | University Of Edinburgh - He presents research data on large scale historical and contemporary statistical surveys of…

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From  Ileana Iacobescu on March 27th, 2018 0 likes 99 plays 0  

EdWeb Collaboration Framework

The transition to EdWeb has enabled the University to shift to a more collaborative environment. This opportunity has taken forward by IS LTW Website

From  Efstratios Filalithis on December 8th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

EdWeb migration project

Details of the University Website Programme's work to introduce the new corporate content management system, EdWeb.

From  Duncan MacGruer on December 6th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

[EDINA Labs] Simulating user load using JMeter

Workshop with Jimmy Angelakos at EDINA on 03/08/2016

From  Dimitrios Angelakos on August 3rd, 2016 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Digimap for Schools Wildlife Map Competition winners Mengham Junior School meet Steve Backshall

Winners of the Digimap for Schools Wildlife Map Competition Mengham Junior School, Hayling Island receive their prize – a visit from wildlife expert Steve Backshall. Digimap for Schools is an…

From  Peter O'Hare on July 27th, 2016 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Historical Mapping in Digimap for Schools – georeferencing historical maps

Chris Fleet, Senior Map Curator at National Library of Scotland talks in further detail about digitising and georeferencing historical mapping for use in online mapping services. Digimap for Schools…

From  Peter O'Hare on July 27th, 2016 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Introduction to Historical Mapping in Digimap for Schools

Chris Fleet, Senior Map Curator, at National Library of Scotland provides an introductory overview to historical mapping available in Digimap for Schools. Digimap for Schools is an EDINA delivered…

From  Peter O'Hare on July 27th, 2016 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Digimap for Schools in use at St Mark’s Church of Primary School, Southampton

Mr Beare, teacher at St Mark’s Church of England Primary School, Southampton is interviewed about their use of Digimap for Schools. Digimap for Schools is an EDINA delivered national online…

From  Peter O'Hare on July 27th, 2016 0 likes 15 plays 0