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The best souvenir from Edinburgh

Tuesday, 6 March, 2018 - 16:01

I read somewhere that words and ideas are big stones in a river. Jumping from one to another you can get to the other side. However, if you always jump on the same ones, you always end up at the same point. The edge of the river is long and there are lots of different … Continue reading The best souvenir from Edinburgh

David Claerbout, internationally acclaimed video artist

Thursday, 15 February, 2018 - 10:00

There is Bagheera, Baloo, Shere Khan and King Louie. There are the elephants, vultures and wolves. But you’ve never seen the characters of the 1967 classic The Jungle Book behave like this before. They look like the singing, dancing characters of Disney’s original, but they act like real animals in the zoo. In another video … Continue reading David Claerbout, internationally acclaimed video artist

Festival Fever

Thursday, 8 February, 2018 - 11:00

  Well I can’t quite believe it, but the Festival of Creative Learning is nearly here again, and it is shaping up to be one remarkable week! Last year I had only just started a few months before the Festival, so it felt as if the main task was getting my head around what in … Continue reading Festival Fever

Designing a Healthy University of the Future

Wednesday, 31 January, 2018 - 14:00

Educational institutions that promote health and wellbeing have the power to not only enhance student success, but to improve the health of our communities and wider society. What is a Healthy University?    A Healthy University adopts a holistic understanding of health; takes a whole university approach; and aspires to create a learning environment and … Continue reading Designing a Healthy University of the Future