Online Lecture Series, Featuring Author Kirsty Gunn

John Bennett March 27, 2015

I am delighted to announce an Edinburgh Center online lecture and live streaming event, featuring Author Kirsty Gunn. She is visiting the Edinburgh Center to discuss her novel The Big Music, and will give a reading on Monday 30 March. Monday 30 March… More

Solar Eclipse in Scotland

Dr. Hamish Thompson March 20, 2015

We had a solar eclipse today in Scotland (95%) and there was quite a gathering in the beautiful park just behind the Edinburgh Center. There was a fun variety of technologies on display to protect the eyes of the viewers. A nice moment to contemplate… More

Rhythms of the World Event Spring 2015

Dr. Hamish Thompson February 26, 2015

Our trip started with a visit to the Hermitage just outside Dunkeld where the 3rd Earl of Breadalbane created a hall and cave in 1760 where he advertised unsuccessfully for a hermit. Fortunately none of our students took up the offer! This cave was dedicated… More

Studying in the Scottish Higher Education System

John Bennett February 26, 2015

The term is in full swing now and hopefully everyone is getting the hang of classes, tutorials, labs and other academic obligations. While you are probably finding both similarities and differences between the academic approach embraced at your home school… More

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