Edinburgh Local

University Joins Forces with Charteris Centre

The University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Greyfriars Charteris Centre to support the local community.

Memorandum of Understanding signed

The signing happened at a special event at the Charteris Centre on 3 December 2019.

Speakers, including  Professor Dorothy Miell, OBE FRSE, Vice Principal and Head of College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences,  Jo Elliot, Chair of Greyfriars Charteris Centre, and Professor Lesley McAra CBE, Chair of Penology in the School of Law and Assistant Principal Community Relations, spoke about the two institutions' historic links with the Southside area and how we can work together to increase social inclusion. 

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Jo Elliot and Professor Dorothy Miell, witnessed by representatives of the University and the Charteris Centre.