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University of Edinburgh hosts first TEDx event of the year, What’s Next?

On Tuesday, TEDx University of Edinburgh hosted its first night of the year, a Salon Event entitled What’s Next? The first half of the evening was used to showcase the four guest speakers, with a short Q&A afterwards, while the second section was open mic and provided a chance for members of the audience to […]

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University of Edinburgh students win court case for legal return of their tenancy deposits

Three University of Edinburgh students have won a case in court and been awarded £1,853 in compensation after their landlady failed to lodge their rental deposit in an approved tenancy scheme. It is common for student tenants to be unaware of their ability to collect their deposit after a tenancy has terminated. Third party groups […]

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University of Edinburgh hosts Lord Apetsi at campus event

Lord Apetsi, National Union of Students Scotland’s Refugees and Asylum Seekers Officer, visited the University of Edinburgh Students’ Association on Thursday, 29 September to speak about how Scottish higher education institutions can support the rights of migrants and refugees in the UK. Earlier this year, Apetsi himself was detained by the UK Home Office and […]