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Debates Union hosts discussion panel on lecturer strikes

This article was originally submitted on the 14th March On Wednesday the 9th of February, Edinburgh University Debates Union hosted a discussion panel on the upcoming lecturer strikes. The discussion was designed to give students a better understanding of some of the issues that lecturers are currently facing within the University of Edinburgh, as well […]

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Panel Event: The Student newspaper and Debates Union explore media skepticism

On 11th September 2019, The Student Newspaper and The Debates Union joined forces in the Teviot Debating Hall to present a discussion panel on the interesting and notably urgent issue of media skepticism.   The panel consisted of Dhruti Chakravarthi, Deniz Yalçin, Magdalena Jablonska, Elsa Hesslow, and Jason Woods, with Nathanael Clifton acting as Moderator.  The event began with audience involvement where headlines were read out for which the spectators then […]

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Rectorial candidates face off at debate

Peter McColl and Steve Morrison faced off in the 2015 Rectorial Election Debate on February 4, outlining their visions for the next three years. The Rectorial Debate by the Numbers: Who was the Twitter Favourite? The two candidates for University Rector answered questions from the moderator, Edinburgh University Debates Union’s Nish Hegde, audience members, and […]