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You're invited to the Edinburgh Snap Reunion

Join the Edinburgh Snap Reunion - Photo of Natalie Berry, 2014 French and German alumna.
Have you wanted to attend a class reunion but life, geography and logistics have always got in the way? Our Edinburgh Snap Reunion is for you!

Things to share - 10 June 2020

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Keeping alumni up-to-date with news, events and opportunities.

Things to share - 27 May 2020

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Keeping alumni up-to-date with news, events and opportunities.

The Edinburgh quiz round

Edinburgh view from the Crags with questions marks overlaid
Test your Edinburgh knowledge with these 10 questions. Perfect on your own or in a team - how many will you get right?

Things to share - 14 May 2020

Keeping alumni up-to-date with news, events and opportunities.

Location sleuth

Scrambled photo tiles with a question mark
You don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to be a location sleuth. Can you guess where these scrambled campus photos were taken?

Things to share - April 2020

This month's news, events and opportunities for alumni.

Podcast perspective

Sharing things, the podcast, returns for season two with seven new candid conversations between University of Edinburgh people.

Cancellation of the General Council Half-Yearly Meeting

A view of Old College quad
In response to the rapidly evolving impact of Covid-19 and with the health and safety of our staff, students and visitors in mind, we have taken the disappointing decision to cancel the next scheduled meeting of the General Council on Saturday 13 June 2020.

10 things for February 2020

10 things february 2020
This month's essential news, events and opportunities for alumni.

LGBTQ at Edinburgh in the 1980s and beyond

Anson Mackay in 1987 and 2019 with the pride flag colours along the bottom
Climate change researcher Professor Anson Mackay on being an LGBTQ student at Edinburgh in the 1980s and advocating for inclusivity in science and academia today.

10 things for January 2020

10 things alumni january 2020
This month's essential news, events and opportunities for alumni.

New Year Honours for Edinburgh alumni and staff

Contributions to food security and bioscience for health, education and equality, fire safety and more have been recognised in the New Year Honours list 2020.

Robots and review at General Council event

The General Council's next half-yearly meeting and lunch takes place on Saturday 1 February 2020, and will include the Principal's annual report plus a chance for members to experience robotics at the University.

10 things for November 2019

This month's essential news, events and opportunities for alumni.

Strange and serendipitous turns

Madeleine Lefebvre and the Student Learning Centre at Ryerson University
Setbacks can shape our lives in significant and positive ways. Madeleine Lefebvre, Chief Librarian Emerita at Ryerson University in Toronto, shares her story.

So you want to join the Business Committee?

McEwan Hall from Dugald Stewart Building
As the General Council calls for nominations for the election of new members to its Business Committee, which acts as the direct voice for graduates in University-wide conversations and affairs, we asked current members to tell us just why graduates should put themselves forward for election.

10 things for October 2019

10 things you need to know October 2019
This month's essential news, events and opportunities for alumni.

10 things for September 2019

10 things alumni september 2019
This month's essential news, events and opportunities for alumni.

General Council launches committee nominations

McEwan Hall from Dugald Stewart Building
The official voice of the University's graduates is seeking members for its business committee, offering alumni the chance to get involved in the work of the University.