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Kayaking Adventure in Scotland

After some very careful planning to meet Scottish government restrictions and guidance, Laura in the Arcadia Edinburgh Center… More

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Kayaking Adventure in Scotland

Dr. Hamish Thompson October 28, 2020

After some very careful planning to meet Scottish government restrictions and guidance, Laura in the Arcadia Edinburgh Center  worked incredibly hard to create a safe but fun day trip to the Highlands for an educational activity event at a University… More

Fall 2020 Virtual Events

Laura Williamson September 23, 2020

I hope you are doing well and some getting to now experience the cities/towns you are in! We thought we would start with four virtual events to get this semester going (fingers and toes crossed for face to face events in October- will keep you posted… More

Pandemic Measures Field Report: Scotland

Arcadia Abroad September 15, 2020

What is life in Scotland like right now?  Most of Scottish society has re-emerged from the initial strict lockdown. Interactions with other households is limited. Allowed interactions might be stricter in local areas as cases emerge or might be loosened… More

Reflecting on 2020 in a Scottish garden

Joan Haig September 15, 2020

As I watch the first signs of seasonal change in my garden (what North Americans may call my back yard) – copper-coloured beech trees dropping leaves, irises and hollyhocks dying back – I reflect on how lucky I am to have direct access to the outdoors… More

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