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ILW funding call

Staff have until 17 November to apply for funding in support of proposed events at Innovative Learning Week 2015.

Published 22 October.

ILW funding call

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Sample Gather events

Three sample events in October and November offer a flavour of the next Gather festival, which will be held in March 2015.

Published 20 October.

Sample Gather events

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Pensions scheme: update

Staff are advised that the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) is considering pensions reforms.

Published 17 October.

Pensions scheme: update

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Second Gaelic Week

The University’s second Gaelic Week takes place from 20 October to 24 October.

Published 16 October.

Second Gaelic Week

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Athena SWAN milestone

Two schools and a research institute have been acknowledged with Athena SWAN awards for promoting gender equality in the workplace.

Published 13 October.

Athena SWAN milestone

Zoe Lewandowski

Key HR appointment

The University has appointed Zoe Lewandowski as Director of Human Resources.

Published 7 October.

Key HR appointment

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HSS staff honoured

Five staff from the College of Humanities & Social Science have been honoured with inaugural College Recognition Awards.

Published 6 October.

HSS staff honoured

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Science on show

Edinburgh academics will take part in a range of events at the Midlothian Science Festival.

Published 3 October.

Science on show

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'Digital Footprint' launches

A University-wide campaign raising awareness about the importance of managing your online presence has launched.

Published 2 October.

'Digital Footprint' launches

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Data science appointment

Professor Andrew Morris is in post as the newly created Vice-Principal Data Science.

Published 1 October.

Data science appointment

Tripshare

Sign up and share

As national Liftshare Week (6-10 October) approaches, staff are encouraged to join TripshareEdinburgh, the University’s free car-sharing scheme.

Published 29 September.

Sign up and share

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Leadership opportunity

The University is seeking nominations for Aurora, a national leadership development initiative for women.

Published 26 September.

Leadership opportunity

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Senate spotlight on research

The theme for the presentation and discussion section of the University’s next Senate meeting is 'Postgraduate research'.

Published 25 September.

Senate spotlight on research

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Gender equality success

The School of Divinity and the Institute for Sport, Physical Education & Health Sciences, have received awards for promoting gender equality.

Published 24 September.

Gender equality success

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Road names honour scientists

The streets of the King’s Buildings campus have been given names honouring pioneering scientists with links to the University.

Published 23 September.

Road names honour scientists

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Court meeting: 15 September 2014

A round-up of matters discussed and agreed on by members at the latest meeting of the University Court.

Published 23 September.

Court meeting: 15 September 2014

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Sustainability Awards open

Registration is now open for the University’s 2014-15 Sustainability Awards.

Published 12 September.

Sustainability Awards open

David Finkelstein

Chair in Continuing Education

Professor David Finkelstein will join the University in January 2015 as Chair in Continuing Education and Head of the Office of Lifelong Learning.

Published 11 September.

Chair in Continuing Education

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Chancellor's winners named

The University has honoured four staff members with Chancellor's Awards for their teaching and research excellence.

Published 11 September.

Chancellor's winners named


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