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Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

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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,…

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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…

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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;…

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Sustainable Laboratories at The University of Edinburgh

Learn about how the University of Edinburgh is making its laboratories more sustainable, and encouraging lab users to do the same. For more information on sustainable laboratories, visit…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson 2 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

Sustainability Awards 2016: Office team gold projects

Meet four teams who obtained Gold in the Sustainability Awards 2016 Office category for their exemplary projects with real sustainability impact. Teams featured: Printing Services Institute for…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson 2 Years ago 0 likes 6 views 0  

What is the Department for Social Responsibility & Sustainability?

An overview of the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh. Visit our website at www.ed.ac.uk/sustainability for more information and to find out how…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson 2 Years ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Social wellbeing: the global happiness epidemic with Dr Neil Thin

Dr Neil Thin proposes the theory that we are living in a uniquely happy time, but so much more needs to be done if societies around the world are to experience meaningful standards of living. Part…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson 2 Years ago 1 likes 12 views 0  

Modern Slavery: are we complicit?

Taking place on the first day of Fairtrade Fortnight 2016, this event explored the issues and ways in which individuals and organisations can contribute to ending modern slavery. Slavery still…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson 3 Years ago 1 likes 15 views 0