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College hosts Solar Independence Day celebration

By at July 1, 2015 | 10:17 am | 0 Comment

Granton Solar PV

Edinburgh College will open the doors of its Granton Campus on 3rd July to showcase its green credentials as part of Solar Independence Day celebrations. Visitors can see the campus’ rooftop solar panel installation and find out how solar photovoltaics could work for them. While the open day is aimed at owners and managers of commercial premises, members of the

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Edinburgh College hosts Course Open Days this week

By at June 16, 2015 | 11:44 pm | 0 Comment

Anyone wanting to boost their qualifications, improve their job prospects, get on the career ladder or learn new skills should come along to Edinburgh College’s Course Open Days this week. The Open Days on 17 June at Granton Campus and 18 June at Milton Road Campus – from 2-6pm on each day – are an opportunity to take the first steps into further education or

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School provides musical intro to Edinburgh’s summer

By at June 6, 2015 | 7:14 am | 0 Comment

Young instrumentalists from St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh

St Mary’s Music School provides a musical introduction to Edinburgh’s Summer A musical introduction to Edinburgh’s summer is on the horizon with three eclectic concerts in June, showcasing the talents of the rising young stars at St Mary’s Music School, Scotland’s specialist music school. Starting off the programme is Cool Sounds for Summer – Jazz at the

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Edinburgh College ready to serve a treat for the tastebuds

By at May 22, 2015 | 2:43 pm | 0 Comment


(Picture above: Edinburgh College hospitality and professional cookery students get ready to serve up a treat at the college’s food and drink festival. L-R: Vicki Doonan, Hongmei Zhang, Jade Fraser, Jackie Campbell, Louise Withers, Francis Quintanilla, Callum Dunn, Emson Nyazika) Edinburgh College will open its larder and put on a feast for the city and

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Edinburgh College student is people’s choice

By at April 17, 2015 | 9:33 am | 0 Comment

Edinburgh College Student Anna Elez Rodrigo celebrates her People’s Choice award at Creative Exchange.

Edinburgh College student is the people’s choice in design competition An Edinburgh College illustration student walked away with the people’s choice award in a competition to design a children’s book cover for city publisher Floris Books. The Kelpies Design & Illustration Prize 2015 challenged entrants to design a new book cover for Allan Campbell

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Edinburgh College Cookery Students Turn Up Heat

By at March 6, 2015 | 11:12 am | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh College’s cookery students and staff have been busy icing, flambéing and chocolatiering to prepare for culinary competition at this week’s ScotHot food and drink event. The college is entering 26 students and staff from its cookery courses into a range of competition categories to show off their skills at Scotland’s biggest hospitality, tourism and

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New Sports Scheme for Scotland Colleges

By at February 27, 2015 | 5:52 pm | 0 Comment

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Scotland’s Sports Minister launches initiative to promote sport and physical activity amongst college students Students will have opportunity to participate in sport on Wednesday afternoons The Minister for Sport, Health Improvement and Mental Health, Jamie Hepburn, has helped to launch a new competitive sports programme being offered to students of Scotland’s

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Edinburgh photographers give Fife family reason to smile

By at January 27, 2015 | 10:15 am | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh College students give young children affected by cancer a reason to smile again Two Edinburgh College photography students have been giving young children affected by cancer a reason to smile by offering them and their families free photo shoots to provide lasting memories. BA Professional Photography students Derek Anderson and David Hamilton-Smith have

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Radio students get to make real adverts for college campaign

By at January 19, 2015 | 11:31 am | 1 Comments

Edinburgh College Radio

Edinburgh College students have made their debut on the airwaves and used skills learned in the classroom for a real-life radio campaign to promote the college’s courses. First-year radio production students devised, wrote and produced radio adverts to advertise college courses starting this August and information days taking place this month. Working with acting

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Opportunity To Change Young People’s Lives

By at November 13, 2014 | 12:08 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh College is advertising for high calibre Board members New, high calibre Board of Management members are being sought for one of Scotland’s leading colleges. Edinburgh College is advertising for new members of its Board of Management. The positions offer talented individuals a great opportunity to shape the strategic direction and management of Edinburgh

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