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Festival of Creative Learning – Throwback: Student run events

Friday, 21 February, 2020 - 14:51

The Festival of Creative Learning exists to provide staff and students within the University of Edinburgh funding and support to run events which explore new ways of learning. Looking back through previous events which have run, it is exciting to see so many events which encourage people to try new things, get out of their …

Festival of Creative Learning – Throwback

Monday, 17 February, 2020 - 14:47

With the curated Festival of Creative Learning week not taking place this year, we thought we’d take the opportunity this week to throwback to previous events and highlight some of the wonderful events which have run in the past. Don’t forget that you can still apply to run a Pop-up event at any time during …

Her East Coast Vibe: Notes on an Album Launch

Tuesday, 4 February, 2020 - 10:30

Stolen Voices (Dr Rebecca Collins and Dr Johanna Linsley) invited Dr Owen G. Parry to write about their experience of the Stolen Voices Album Launch in London. The Stolen Voices Album Launch forms part of ‘The Sonic Study Series’ and is a pop-up event as part of ‘The Festival of Creative Learning 2020. A conceptual …

Slow reading in the Garden

Friday, 6 December, 2019 - 10:50

by Daphne Loads As part of the Festival of Creative Ideas in August 2019, JL Williams and Daphne Loads facilitated two reading workshops in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh; one for staff and students of the University of Edinburgh, and one that welcomed the general public. There is something particularly satisfying about reading in a …