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The University of Edinburgh 18h
A motivational approach to learning used widely in schools to encourage academic success does not benefit pupils, a study suggests. So-called growth mindset theory has little, or even a negative, effect on attainment, psychologists say.
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Tomorrow is the global day of action on the climate crisis. Join at events and stalls across our campuses to learn about how we are working to tackle climate change and to share your views on our future approach. 🌏
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The University of Edinburgh 19h
It's ! Here's a to when the face of Alexander Tardy, an infamous Scottish pirate & poisoner, was revealed from a skull held at : (Photo: Thornton)
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Children from Edinburgh and the Lothians are being asked to trial a potential treatment for the common cold – using a simple saltwater solution as nose drops.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 19
: experience some of the weird & wonderful creations of the human anatomy incl. the skeleton of a serial killer at Anatomical Museum! PLEASE NOTE, queues of 1 hr+ expected thru the day. Open 28/09, 10am–4pm. Last entry 3.30pm.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 18
: after a three-year, multi-million pound refurbishment, the iconic, Grade ‘A’ listed is well worth a visit. Enjoy the lavish interiors featuring intricate paintings and stonework. Open 29/09, 10am–4pm.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 18
Care experienced & estranged students: we want to ensure you are well supported at . From 2020 we are launching £5k/yr Access Edinburgh Scholarships. Come to our Open Days or see Access Edinburgh pages for more info:
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UoE Sport Sep 18
The teams are ready, are you?🏉 Get your tickets for - the biggest student event of the year! Thanks to for the bespoke desings and to and for presenting the kit 🎥Andrew Perry
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 18
Almost two thirds of Persian cats suffer from at least one health condition, according to the largest ever study of the breed. Researchers at and hope the findings will lead to more informed decisions on breeding.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 18
Scientists from are set to map the human brain in unprecedented detail, potentially revealing new insights into the foundations of behaviour and brain disease.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 18
: is one of Scotland’s leading contemporary art galleries. Enjoy the current exhibition 'Real Music' by Hong Kong artist Samson Young. Open 28/09, 11am–5pm & 29/09, 12 noon–5pm.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 17
: the 18th century building recently underwent a £35M refurbishment. Open 28/09 10:30am–4pm. Exhibits, talks & tours of the newly-refurbished building will be available. Tour places are limited, book your ticket now:
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 16
We are delighted to share our ambitious new Strategy 2030. As a world-leading research-intensive University, we are here to address tomorrow’s greatest challenges – through our teaching, research & innovation, & strong relationships.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 16
: come & experience the Georgian beauty of , Scotland’s oldest concert hall! Enjoy short concerts & see 500+ musical instruments from our world-class collection. 28/09 10am - 5pm & 29/09 12 noon - 5pm.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 16
New Access Edinburgh Scholarships – up to £5000 per year for students applying to University of Edinburgh – come to our Open days to find out more.
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 15
Our Women in Data campaign, in partnership w/, aims to showcase the rich landscape of women working with data science, technology & innovation. Meet Dr , Chief Data Technologist at :
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 13
Just 1 week until ! Tix £5 for students/U18’s & £10 for adults. Our new family stand offers U16’s the chance to experience top-level at BT Murrayfield for free!* (*T&Cs apply.) Secure your place in the today >>
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 13
New Access Edinburgh Scholarships – up to £5,000 per year for students starting with us in 2020 as part of our efforts to widen access. More info here:
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 13
Join us Thursday 19 September at 6pm for a special 'after hours' view of 's Festival exhibition, 'Samson Young / Real Music', followed by live music and DJ sets from Paradise Palms Records in the magnificent Playfair Library! Get tix:
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The University of Edinburgh Sep 12
HRH The Princess Royal visited the University yesterday to commemorate the - the first women to enrol in a British university 150 years ago. The seven trailblazing medical students were awarded posthumous honorary degrees in July.
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