Reflections of a Novice Nurse Researcher: Opportunities and Optimism…

…by Zoe / from Scotland / studied Nursing Studies / 2012-2016 I completed my BN with Honours in 2016. I then studied for my Masters in Public Health which helped me to realise my interest in research, and has led me to actively pursue further experience in the nursing research field. The University of Edinburgh … More Reflections of a Novice Nurse Researcher: Opportunities and Optimism…

Co-creating a zombie apocalypse: Learning how to deal with failure through play…

…by Emily / from the United Kingdom / studying Veterinary Medicine / in 4th Year Emily Hochkins, a fourth year veterinary student working towards her veterinary teaching qualification, was offered, along with several others, the opportunity to take part in designing an optional “negotiation skills” class for first year students. In this post, she describes how … More Co-creating a zombie apocalypse: Learning how to deal with failure through play…

My favourite things about the places I’ve lived in…

…by Stephanie / from Hong Kong / studying English Language & Literature / 4th Year (UG) If you’re moving into a new area this September, or are going to be new to Edinburgh altogether, I thought I’d share some of the areas I’ve lived in and my favourite hotspots in each one. Year 1: Brae House, … More My favourite things about the places I’ve lived in…

First Steps…

… by Jasmine / from Devon, England / studying German & Linguistics / 1st year Although I am new to the University of Edinburgh, this is what I have had in my sights for so long. Now I am here, I have already met such an array of amazing, talented people from across the world … More First Steps…