Features

African Aspirations

African Aspirations

We talk to four recipients of scholarships on the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program.

Access and InclusionSocial ChangeStudent Support
Gifted Treasures

Gifted Treasures

A look at some of the rare items and collections that have been gifted to the University’s museums and libraries over the years.

Arts, Culture and SportImpact and Legacy
Getting the Right Idea

Getting the Right Idea

How the University and donors have helped an entrepreneur turn his idea into an enterprise.

Economic Development
Never Taken for Granted

Never Taken for Granted

We explore the impact of the alumni-funded Innovation Initiative Grant scheme and highlight three recent projects

Impact and LegacyOutreach and CommunityResearch and TeachingStudent SupportVolunteering
Tackling Poor Prognosis

Tackling Poor Prognosis

Two families are helping University researchers to investigate cancers with poor prognoses

Global ChallengesResearch and Teaching
Helping the Pets of the Homeless

Helping the Pets of the Homeless

Staff and students at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies are helping to ensure that dogs of the homeless are getting the treatment they…

Outreach and CommunityResearch and TeachingVolunteering
Days Well Spent

Days Well Spent

Gabriel Gonzalez Mandiola explains why he has chosen to be an ambassador for Edinburgh alumni living in his native Chile.

Access and InclusionOutreach and CommunityVolunteering
What a Difference a Day Makes

What a Difference a Day Makes

A look at the year when staff, students and the public used their extra day of the leap year to fundraise for University projects

Campaigning and AwarenessOutreach and CommunityVolunteering
Going for Green

Going for Green

We talk to the winner of a scholarship which aims to help students develop solutions to environmental issues.

Access and InclusionCareers and EmploymentEconomic DevelopmentGlobal ChallengesStudent Support