Dr. Hamish Thompson


Resident Director

Stay local while studying abroad!

Dr. Hamish Thompson November 12, 2020

Today is Robert Louis Stevenson Day! He got two mentions on our local walking tours we did yesterday with our Stirling and Edinburgh students. We are encouraging all our students to stay local and to make the most of the opportunities that are close by… More

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

Two Great Speeches!

Dr. Hamish Thompson July 3, 2020

As July 4th 2020 approaches, I want to blog about two great and historic speeches. The first was given in 1828 by a founder of the feminist movement, orator, advocator for women's rights, abolitionist and defender of rights for all. Frances Wright was… More

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