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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

Festival of Creative Learning 2018!

Friday, 26 January, 2018 - 10:18

Originally posted on Edinburgh Medieval Pigment Project:
We’ll be holding two workshops during the Festival of Creative Learning at the University of Edinburgh. Both workshops are free of charge and open to the public. Where: 50 George Square, 2.54 When: February 21st, 10:00-13:00 & 13:30-16:00 The morning session will focus on dyeing, using woad and…

The Siege of InfoSec: A Medieval Perspective on Information Security

Thursday, 18 January, 2018 - 10:30

Information Security. It’s not considered the sexiest of topics, despite the news coverage it seems to be getting lately. Just those two words can conjure up images of men in ties nagging you to update and patch your devices (because you should) or companies crashing and burning as they lose users’ data. Frankly, using information … Continue reading The Siege of InfoSec: A Medieval Perspective on Information Security