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Internet and Society week 1

From  James Stewart on September 23rd, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Young Voices series: What are your future aspirations?

This video is part of the STEP Young Voices project. In collaboration with young people from travelling communities, and Animation Jam, the video series aims to raise awareness of Traveller culture…

From  Pauline Duncan on September 8th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Young Voices series: What's life like travelling for the shows?

This video is part of the STEP Young Voices project. In collaboration with young people from travelling communities, and Animation Jam, the video series aims to raise awareness of Traveller culture…

From  Pauline Duncan on September 2nd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

(UG/PG) How-to navigate culture shock

Culture shock refers to the emotional and physical reactions to an unfamiliar culture and environment. This is often one of the most common challenges that international student share when studying…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 2nd, 2021 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Young Voices series: How do you continue with your learning while travelling?

This video is part of the STEP Young Voices project. In collaboration with young people from travelling communities, and Animation Jam, the video series aims to raise awareness of Traveller culture…

From  Pauline Duncan on September 1st, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Being Muslim at University

Welcome to the ‘Being at University’ podcast. I’m Harriet Harris, Chaplain to the University of Edinburgh, and in this first series we explore what it is like being people of…

From  Katarzyna Stoinska on August 26th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Beyond the Books - Series 2: Episode 3 - Youngmi Kim

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 our third episode…

From  Emmalyn Shannon Aviet on August 25th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Exploring a cultural gap on Wikimedia: the case of the visual arts

SpeakersMartin Poulter, User:MartinPoulter Waqas Ahmed, the Open University/ the Da Vinci Network Daria Cybulska, Wikimedia UK Girl Reciting Qur'an by Osman Hamdi Bey (1880)AbstractDemographic…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 24th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

MHSES Course options

The course options for the Moray House School of Education and Sport for 2021/22

From  Andrew Horrell on August 2nd, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

(UG and PG) How-to boost your international experience

The University of Edinburgh is well known for its multicultural and international student and staff body. There are many ways in which you can make the most of this and gain a global experience,…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 27th, 2021 1 likes 449 plays 0  

(UG and PG) How-to Choose a Language Course 2021-2022

The Centre for Open Learning and the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures explain how to take both credit and non-credit language courses. *Please note Swahili is no longer available -…

From  Thomas Chaurin on June 29th, 2021 0 likes 335 plays 0  

What does Jerusalem have to do with the Internet? #YaleEdin2021 Keynote

Dr Alexander Chow delivers the keynote lecture to begin the proceedings of the Yale-Edinburgh 2021 conference. The paper is entitled “What does Jerusalem have to do with the Internet? World…

From  Alexander Chow on June 22nd, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Networking Jacobites: Media, Cultural Memory and the 'Lyon in Mourning' Manuscript

Leith Davis (Centre for Scottish Studies at Simon Fraser University) discusses 'The Lyon in Mourning' manuscript.September, 1745, Episcopalian minister Robert Forbes was arrested and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

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…

From  Emmalyn Shannon Aviet on May 25th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Chemistry and Colour: Interdisciplinary Analysis of English and Scottish Renaissance Textiles

Join us for an interdisciplinary conversation with two University of Edinburgh and National Museums Scotland researchers, chemist Edith Sandström and textile historian and curator Helen Wyld.…

From  Georgia Vullinghs on May 21st, 2021 0 likes 22 plays 0  

MI Interviews - Prof Graeme Laurie & Ms Leslie Stevens

Prof Graeme Laurie and Ms Leslie Stevens discuss their research on the legal and ethical issues arising from access and linkage of administrative data.

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0