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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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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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Exploring the roles of community anchor organisations

This webinar drew from the recent What Works Scotland research report on community-led, holistic community organisations – in particular as community development trusts and community-controlled…

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Employ.ed for PhDs Case Study - Zoe Stephens

Employ.ed for PhDs Case Study - Zoe Stephens, Change Management Advisor, Estates

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Simon Beames "Adventurous learning"

Scottish Professional Learning Network Day Learning for Sustainability: How do we live well in the world? Simon Beames"Adventurous learning" 25 May 2018

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Beth Christie "Sustainable development goals: What are they and how the might be taught adventurously?"

Scottish Professional Learning Network Day Learning for Sustainability: How do we live well in the world? Beth Christie"Sustainable development goals: What are they and how the might be taught…

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Simon Beames - workshop

Scottish Professional Learning Network Day Learning for Sustainability: How do we live well in the world? Simon BeamesWorkshop 25 May 2018

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Data, Design and Society 2016: Interviews with Students

Students reflect on their experience of taking the Data, Design and Society course in Semester 2, 2015/16.

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Creating and delivering a research-led University-wide online course: presenting perspectives on sustainability, encouraging critical reflection

Creating and delivering a research-led University-wide online course: presenting perspectives on sustainability, encouraging critical reflection. Professor Dave Reay (School of GeoSciences),…

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Nudge podcast

This podcast gives a basic explanation of choice architecture and 'nudges'

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Norms podcast

This podcast gives a basic explanation of descriptive and injunctive norms

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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…

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