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Dr. Alex Collins Student Services Coordinator

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Dr. Alex Collins

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Student Services Coordinator


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Alex originally hails from Glasgow in Scotland. He earned his M.A. in Art History and English from the University of St Andrews in June 2009, and his Ph.D. in History of Art at the University of Edinburgh in 2016, with a focus on how objects' physical size impacted visual experience and ritual meaning in late medieval France and England. During his doctorate Alex spent time in France living abroad, and he has worked in Scottish heritage, local government and tourism. Alex also teaches medieval and renaissance art at Edinburgh while working to improve student experience. As Student Services Coordinator, he looks forward to sharing how great Scotland is with each Arcadia student.

Highland Weekend

Dr. Alex Collins November 14, 2017

Students who come to Scotland for their study abroad come to a country whose history, landscape and scale all play a parts in that choice. Being a small country, it is not far for students to get out of their university towns and visit the Highlands,… More