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Interview with a Witchfinder General - Emma Carroll on the Map of Accused Witches in Scotland open data project

As part of the Equate Scotland and Careerwise scheme to give Women in STEM students a paid placement in industry, Emma Carroll was employed on a paid internship in Information Services to work with…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

EFP 22: Lacan in Scotland

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Calum Neill, Associate Professor of Psychoanalysis & Cultural Theory at Edinburgh Napier University. They discuss Lacan in Scotland, a research group founded by Dr Neill,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on June 16th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Women's enterprise Scotland

Women's enterprise Scotland

From  Jacqueline Clark on June 4th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

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  

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

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From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 23 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  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

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From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 127 plays 0  

School of Education & Sport International PGT Students: Working in the UK

School of Education & Sport International PGT Students: Working in the UK

From  Lucy Wall on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Professor Rowena Arshad OBE Inaugural Lecture - Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race'

Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race' Professor Rowena Arshad OBEChair in Multicultural and Anti-Racist Education and Head of The Moray House…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on September 22nd, 2018 0 likes 93 plays 0  

Brexit and Scotland in a Nutshell. Children's Rights

This event is part of a series of free public events running across Scotland in Summer 2018, titled JRS Spark: Brexit and Scotland in a Nutshell. These events, funded by the Clark Foundation for…

From  Helen Walker on July 4th, 2018 0 likes 19 plays 0  

#OER18 Welcome and Lorna Campbell Keynote - The Long View: Changing perspectives on OER

OER18 - Welcome and keynote by Lorna Campbell. OER18: Open to All9th annual conference for Open Education research, practice and policy18 – 19 April 2018, Bristol, UKView ProgrammeOER18 …

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 30th, 2018 0 likes 26 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  

Orthosis Care and Repair

Looking after your orthosis. This resource can be viewed on the Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs) website - http://www.stroketraining.org This work is Copyright © NHS Scotland

From  Jacqueline Aim on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Insoles in Footwear

This video looks at using insoles in your footwear. This resource can be viewed on the Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs) website - http://www.stroketraining.org This work is Copyright…

From  Jacqueline Aim on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 3 plays 0