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Staff news articles published in 2018.

Host a student intern with Employ.ed on Campus

The Careers Service is inviting staff to support the student experience by providing paid internships for students.

Mental health is focus of wellbeing week

The University is promoting a week-long initiative to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing among students and staff.

USS Employer Consultation response

University of Edinburgh response to UUK consultation on Joint Expert Panel recommendations.

New employee loan scheme

An employee benefit has been launched to support staff with their personal finances.

First Minister opens innovation hub

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has formally opened the Roslin Innovation Centre at the University of Edinburgh’s Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

Events celebrate Gaelic language and culture

​​​​​​​The University is hosting a week-long festival celebrating Edinburgh’s Gaelic community, past and present.

Global green start-up contest comes to Edinburgh

The world’s largest green business ideas competition is being hosted in Scotland for the first time by the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI).

Strategy builds on diversity milestone

​​​​​​​The University has met an objective to attract students from the country’s most economically challenged areas, three years ahead of schedule.

Signs lead the way to a healthier Scotland

New signs have been unveiled at Edinburgh BioQuarter to help guide people around the leading life science campus.

Dark energy researcher wins €1.5 million award

A university physicist has won a €1.5 million prize to further her research.

Amsterdam accord builds European links

The University has reinforced its commitment to build partnerships with leading European universities by signing a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the University of Amsterdam.

Renowned scientist Professor Aubrey Manning dies

Professor Aubrey Manning, a leading authority on animal behaviour, has died aged 88.

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