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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 1 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 188 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 49 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 155 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 117 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environmental Protection and Management

Matt shares his experiences studying the MSc Environmental Protection & Management

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment, Culture and Society

Andrew shares his experiences studying the MSc Environment, Culture and Society

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 115 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment and Development

Paulina shares her experiences studying the MSc Environment and Development.

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 154 plays 0  

Build Back better Webinar - August 2020

Recording of the Build Back Better Webinar with presentations and questions to Dave Gorman (Department of Social Responsibility and Sustainability) and Dr Sarah Ivory (University of Edinburgh…

From  Sion Pickering on August 14th, 2020 1 likes 46 plays 0  

Learning for Sustainability Scotland: Exploring relevance and approaches in Learning for Sustainability in times of crisis and calm 03 June 2020

Over the past few months people around the world have risen to the challenge of responding to global challenges manifesting at local levels. On 3rd June 2020 more than 70 LfS Scotland members from…

From  Kirsten Leask on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Sustainable Labs Webinar - Department of Social Responsibility and Sustainability - April 2020

A workshop outlining ways to increase lab sustainability, lead by Andrew Arnott, Project Coordinator at Department of Social Responsibility and Sustainability

From  Sion Pickering on April 23rd, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Sustainable Energy Workshop & Pitlochry Hydropower Station Visit 2019

This event was organised by Desen Kirli and Gabrielis Cerniauskas. This video features "Adventure, Darling" by Gillicuddy , available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial…

From  Jennifer Williams on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

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 19 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 15 plays 0  

Careers in Sustainability 2019

Want a career in sustainability and the environment? Join us for Careers in Sustainability!This event (recorded 13.02.2019) offers an insight into all that a career in sustainability has to offer;…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on February 14th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0