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Stay local while studying abroad!

Today is Robert Louis Stevenson Day! He got two mentions on our local walking tours we did yesterday with our Stirling and… More

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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

Following in Literary Footsteps...

Joan Haig September 17, 2019

This year, Arcadia’s Edinburgh Center expanded the number of our optional walking tours; students can now choose from history, philosophy or literature-themed walks as part of their welcome to Scotland’s capital city. I was delighted to be leading the… More

Edinburgh Vice!

Dr. Hamish Thompson March 25, 2019

Fleshmarket Close by Ian Rankin “We are all racist, Inspector. . . even me. It is how we deal with that ugly fact that is important.” For our book club this semester we picked Fleshmarket Close, a novel by Ian Rankin, that deals with the intersection… More

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