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Interview with Edinburgh University Footlights on ‘Fame’

The Edinburgh University Footlights are known for their upscale musical theatre productions with impressive dances and dynamic vocals. What better choice for their highly anticipated annual production than Fame, the 80s classic about students at a performing arts high school in New York City, inspired by the real-life LaGuardia High School which helped the likes […]

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Edinburgh City Libraries win COSLA award for disability service provisions

The Edinburgh City Libraries have been awarded a Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) Excellence Gold Award for tackling inequalities and improving health for the great success of their Visually Impaired People (VIP) service. According to the COSLA Award website, this notable service was designed by people who are blind and partially sighted, whose firsthand […]

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University of Edinburgh research institute appoints George Baxter as new Chief Executive

George Baxter will take on the role of Chief Executive Officer at Edinburgh Research and Innovation (ERI) this week as the University institution works towards improving its commercialisation and collaboration with the greater research industry. The institute prides itself on providing valuable resources to members of the University of Edinburgh community seeking support for their […]