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(UG/PG) How-to get involved in your local community

Edinburgh is full of amazing community projects, volunteering opportunities, and hidden gems! Join your Students' Association Vice President Community Amanda for a run-down of all the…

From  Ravinder Panesar on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 102 plays 0  

GeoSciences - Human Geography Course Options in 2021

This video provides an introduction to 3 Human Geography courses that are available to students across the university as outside courses. Human Geography - first year course…

From  Janette Murphy on August 10th, 2021 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Undergraduate study at the Edinburgh Futures Institute

In this brief video, course organisers introduce you to the pre-Honours elective courses currently on offer at the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

From  Barry Topping on July 29th, 2021 1 likes 101 plays 0  

SACHA Summer '21 - Apps for Good: Group 3 Proposal

On 29 June 2021, three #EdChangeAgent‚Äč teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, Apps for Good. Each team screened a short video capturing their proposal for the challenge:…

From  Kristina Kim on July 5th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

SACHA Summer '21 - Apps for Good: Group 2 Proposal

On 29 June 2021, three #EdChangeAgent‚Äč teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, Apps for Good. Each team screened a short video capturing their proposal for the challenge:…

From  Kristina Kim on July 5th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

SACHA Summer '21 - Apps for Good: Group 1 Proposal

On 29 June 2021, three #EdChangeAgent‚Äč teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, Apps for Good. Each team screened a short video capturing their proposal for the challenge:…

From  Kristina Kim on July 5th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Anthony Genevois (University of Montpellier) - Asymptotic geometry of lamplighter groups

Anthony Genevois (University of Montpellier) Asymptotic geometry of lamplighter groups After a quick description of lamplighter groups (and graphs), I will state, and partially explain, a complete…

From  OLLIE Quinn on June 25th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Anxiety at Home: Exploring family experiences of eco-anxiety in Britain

Dr Bridget Bradley from the University of St Andrews, shares recent findings from virtual interviews and focus groups among climate activists in the UK on topics of ecological anxiety, fear and…

From  Helen Walker on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Words of Women in Mathematics in the Time of Corona

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. In 2018, the uplifting movie "Faces of Women in Mathematics" was released for International Women's…

From  Sophia Martin on June 4th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

'Does the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora Protect Wildlife?' 9th April 2021

Dr Tanya Wyatt, Professor of Criminology, Northumbria University Humans are causing a biodiversity crisis, where one million species are facing extinction. Species are dying, in no small part,…

From  Mirjana Birgitta Gavrilovic Nilsson on May 17th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Data Linkage in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents And Children (ALSPAC)

Presentation from the MI Lunch on 25 March 2014 on " Improving the Science and Challenging Participant Expectations: Data Linkage in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents And Children (ALSPAC)…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

5 - Why is studying global health so important?

Information video about MSc Integrated Global Health

From  Ruth McQuillan on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Can nature fix the climate crisis?

This event will explore the role of nature-based solutions in mitigating the climate crisis. The climate crisis is no longer a distant threat but rather a global concern that is more imminent than…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 27th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Climate Solutions trailer

We are in a Climate Emergency. The actions we all choose to take over the next decade will decide whether we succeed or fail to meet the biggest challenge to our civilisation in the 21st…

From  Calum Macphail on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Queer Voices from the Pandemic

While there are multiple LGBTQ+ communities in the UK, something that unites them is resilience in the face of crisis. Queer Britain, the national LGBTQ+ museum, has launched…

From  Muireann Crowley on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays

History in Crisis: Monuments

Given the recent debates about monuments, this panel examined the faultlines of historical monuments and their meanings. Panellists included Hilary Green, Patricia Rubertone, Hakim Adi, and Anindita…

From  Julie Gibbings on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0