Engagement in the University of Edinburgh Annual Review

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We’re pleased to see some of the University of Edinburgh’s engagement initiatives highlighted in its 2012/13 Annual Review:

  • Massive Online Open Courses (‘MOOCs’), and how they have made the University’s education available to people from a wider variety of academic backgrounds (p. 4)
  • Dr Dee Isaacs’ work on music in the community (p. 7)
  • Various initiatives under the umbrella of the new Global Justice Academy (p. 12)
  • Innovative Learning Week (p. 19)
  • Honorary Fellow Alan Walker receiving an MBE for services to science engagement and science education in Scotland (p. 30)
  • Professor José Torero receiving the Tam Dalyell Prize for Excellence in Engaging the Public with Science to (p. 30)
  • PhD student Sarah Thomas receiving the  Sir William Darling Memorial Prize for engaging the public with her chemistry research (p. 31)

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University of Edinburgh Annual Review 2012/13