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Latin American literature - improving topic coverage on Wikipedia for the Edinburgh Award 2023/2024

This is an Edinburgh Award presentation for Digital Volunteering with Wikipedia 2023/2024 - an extracurricular project of 55-80 hours at the University of Edinburgh.

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'Juneteenth'

A short lecture on the history and significance of 'Juneteenth' by Prof. Joyce Hope Scott (Boston University)

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Beyond the Books - Series 2: Episode 2 - Anna Kemball

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. In Emma Aviet’s…

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Fennell Forum - From Trump to Biden, what's next for US politics?

The virtual forum brought together some of the leading historians in the field of American history for a discussion of the recent US presidential election and its consequences. Moderated by…

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The Smithsonian: A Partnership to Improve Gender Representation Online

The American Women’s History Initiative (AWHI), which launched under the Smithsonian’s strategic goal of “Reaching 1 billion people with a digital-first strategy” in late…

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Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

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Andrew Carnegie Lecture Series Beatriz Colomina

Andrew Carnegie Lecture Series Beatriz Colomina

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Paul Karasik: Under the Influence of Comics - a public lecture

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to welcome you to a free public lecture by Paul Karasik.In this illustrated lecture, Karasik will…

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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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Master of Public Health online: Fatima Mahmud-Ajeigbe- student testimonial

Fatima, a doctor from Nigeria, chose to study online so that she would be equipped with the skills and tools to get to her patients before they come to her with health complications. Join our…

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Learning Technology Showcase March 2018, Part 2

Lecture Technology Showcase (run by the Learning Teaching and Web division of Information Services, University of Edinburgh) of 29th March 2018 on the subject of lecture recording. Part 2. Speakers:…

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4.1 Taking Action Across Multiple Markets

4.1 Taking Action Across Multiple Markets - Introduction and background

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Wikidemocracy: How We Can Save Free Speech, Privacy, and Democratic Values

Wikidemocracy: How We Can Save Free Speech, Privacy, and Democratic Values Susan N. Herman, the President of the American Civil Liberties Union. Susan N. Herman was elected President of the…

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The Making of the US President - A short history in five elections - A journalist’s perspective - Jon Kelly on the making of the US President in 2008

This project was created by the School of History, Classics and Archaeology, University of Edinburgh.

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Professor Robert Mason- The Rise of Modern U.S. Conservatism

Professor Robert Mason discusses his course 'The Rise of Modern U.S. Conservatism', part of the online MSc History programme at the University of Edinburgh. Find out more at…

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OER17 Keynote: Maha Bali - Hiding in the Open

Keynote address by Maha Bali at OER17: The Politics of Open. Join the conversation https://oer17.oerconf.org/sessions/keynote-maha-bali/ Website: http://blog.mahabali.me Bio: Maha Bali is…

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