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Sian Bayne IASH seminar 2023

Recording of Sian Bayne's work-in-progress seminar 'Scorched earth technologies: higher education and utopia'. 6 July 2023. The search for hope, better futures and a newly invigorated…

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Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh: Phase One

Learnings and reflections gathered over the 7 years of Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program Phase One.

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You belong - find your community

We share our experiences with facing microaggression and how scholars navigate through processing it by going through three phases of “shock-denial; lingering thoughts; and lastly…

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Relationships

We shared our personal stories and experiences of what supports and hinders our relationship building with others in our new spaces/environments while highlighting the associated barriers and…

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MCF Podcasts: New Academic Experiences and Setting Priorities

In this podcast, we discuss the shocks and challenges we faced in adjusting to the new academic systems (grading and workload) and how we changed our approaches to learning. We also share the…

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MCF Podcasts: Language and Communication are part of your identity

We shared how language and communication in new environments brought in the notion of self-awareness as scholars shared their challenges in communicating with people from different backgrounds. We…

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MCF Podcasts: Intro and Black Tax

We shared our experiences of the need, obligation, and pressure to provide financial support to family and friends back home in Africa and the impact thereof. We discussed how we deal with keeping up…

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MCF Podcasts: Find your voice and Raise it

We shared our experiences in breaking through biases and prejudices towards African academic and professional experiences. We discussed various initiatives that each scholar adopted to strengthen…

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MCF Podcasts: Adapting tastebuds

We share our individual and unique experiences in adjusting to food and diet in new environments. Here each scholar shares how they became more aware of their dietary needs as well as how important…

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Decolonizing Knowledge Production through Linked Open Data

Abstract A hallmark of the North American colonial process was the production and dissemination of knowledge about Indigenous peoples through the journals and records of colonizers. The violent, and…

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Introducing a Framework for Open and Reproducible Research Training (FORRT) - Flavio Azevedo

The Framework for Open and Reproducible Research Training (FORRT) addresses the underappreciated pedagogical aspect of open and reproducible science and its associated challenges, including a need…

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Plato 3.1

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Thinking through Transnational Collaboration: Interview with Iain Jackson

This is a conversation with Professor Iain Jackson, in which we discuss his current research on architecture in 19th and 20th century Ghana, and the importance of collaboration in his work. The…

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#YaleEdin2021 Resource Session

This video discusses scholarly resources available for the study of World Christianity and Mission History. It is part of a series of videos prepared in advance of the 2021 Yale-Edinburgh Group…

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Center for Global Christianity & Mission, Boston University #YaleEdin2021

This video of the Center for Global Christianity & Mission at Boston University is part of a series of videos prepared in advance of the 2021 Yale-Edinburgh Group annual conference on…

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Ancient Lecture 6.1

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