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Latest news for staff at the University of Edinburgh.

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Court meeting: 8 December

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

Published 19 December.

Court meeting: 8 December

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Bulletin competition winners announced

The winners of Bulletin magazine's autumn competition have been selected.

Published 17 December.

Bulletin competition winners announced

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Winter shutdown: how to help save energy

Staff are reminded to make efforts to help save energy during the University's festive season closure.

Published 17 December.

Winter shutdown: how to help save energy

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USS pensions update

The University has produced a short video which is aimed at providing staff with more information on the planned reform of the Universities Superannuation Scheme.

Published 15 December.

USS pensions update

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Adverse weather guidelines

With snow and ice warnings issued across many parts of Scotland, staff are reminded that they can consult the University’s Adverse Weather Policy.

Published 12 December.

Adverse weather guidelines

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Shared parental leave

The University is developing a shared parental leave policy in line with new legislation.

Published 8 December.

Shared parental leave

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Law School offices to relocate

A number of Law School offices are to relocate as an extensive refurbishment of the School’s Old College estate is undertaken.

Published 5 December.

Law School offices to relocate

Winners of the Special Recognition Award

Fair trade accolade

The University has been presented with a Special Recognition Award by the Scottish Fair Trade Forum.

Published 27 November.

Fair trade accolade

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Bulletin magazine out now

Insights from Stephen Brusatte, Dave Gorman and Antonella Sorace, plus all the latest news and success stories.

Published 26 November.

Bulletin magazine out now

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Investigation opened

The University has opened an investigation into an alleged contravention of its Dignity and Respect Policy and Code of Student Conduct.

Published 21 November.

Investigation opened

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Christmas closure: reminder

Staff are reminded that the University is to close from 5pm on Tuesday 23 December 2014 to 9am on Monday 5 January 2015.

Published 20 November.

Christmas closure: reminder

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Senate Committees update

The latest edition of the University Senate Committees’ Newsletter is available to view online and download.

Published 20 November.

Senate Committees update

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Court meeting: 3 November 2014

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

Published 18 November.

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SR&S strategy review

The University is to review its Social Responsibility & Sustainability Strategy, and welcomes staff and student input.

Published 17 November.

SR&S strategy review

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Key appointment

The University has appointed Gavin McLachlan as Chief Information Officer.

Published 14 November.

Key appointment

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Update for SBS members

The Staff Benefits Scheme (SBS) annual report for members is available to view and download.

Published 14 November.

Update for SBS members

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Nominate your Rector

Staff and students are invited to nominate candidates for the role of University Rector.

Published 10 November.

Nominate your Rector

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New name for SASG

The Student & Academic Services Group (SASG) has been renamed the University Secretary’s Group (USG).

Published 7 November.

New name for SASG

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