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      This week I’m getting the ITIL deLorean out and taking us back to 2015, when Gavin McLachlan our CIO first set out his plans for Service Management in Information Services (ISG) at the University of Edinburgh. It was Gavin who first introduced the idea of Service Management roles, focussing on 3 specific […]
When asked what I research, the response “astrobiology” normally raises an eyebrow or two. It is then invariably followed by the question as to what exactly is astrobiology? Normally I’d wheel out the description employed by NASA that it’s the study of the origin, evolution and distribution of life in the universe and we would […]
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Hello Everyone! My name is Alex and I have recently joined the blogging group here at the vet school! Let me first start off by introducing myself: I was born and raised in Montreal, Canada (Salut!) and I am currently in Year 3 (GEP Year 2) at the Dick Vet. Before beginning my vet school […]
Embedding Digital Citizenship into the University Community Tomorrow, 11 February, is Safer Internet Day and here at the University of Edinburgh, the Digital Skills and Training team are launching #DigitalCitizen: an online campaign aimed at raising awareness about digital safety and the responsible use of technology. It is my hope that this campaign will start […]
Thanks to Kerrie Craig, University of Edinburgh Alumnus and Environmental Consultant with Royal HaskoningDHV, for this inspiring #EdEcoCareers blog post. I have always had an interest in the world around us so I knew I wanted to work in the environmental sector, but whilst frantically writing my dissertation, doing coursework and preparing for exams I […]
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