Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh Napier University’
By Nigel Duncan On Friday, August 18th, 2017

Allan aiming high at World University Games

Edinburgh student Allan Smith in action Allan Smith is heading to Chinese Taipei to compete in the men’s high jump at the World University Games. The 24-year-old HND Fitness, Health and Exercise graduate from More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Soapbox Science at The Mound this weekend

Female researchers from across Scotland will take to their soapboxes on the Mound in Edinburgh city centre to share their passion for science on Saturday. (July 22) Soapbox Science  gives members of the public More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

At Edinburgh Napier – interactive information day for young people

On 13 July 2017 Edinburgh Napier’s Sighthill Campus will host a variety of educational bodies and third sector organisations who are all committed to finding positive destinations for all young people. CEECEF More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Cladding at Bainfield flats is ‘same as Grenfell Tower’

The student flats at Bainfield Halls of Residence in Fountainbridge have been clad with the same type of flammable cladding as that on Grenfell Tower in London. The 24-storey tower block was devastated by fire More...

By Nigel Duncan On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Poetry through the periscope

The poetry periscope in action The voices of top European writers have been brought to Edinburgh Napier University’s Craiglockhart campus. They are available at the touch of a button on a bright yellow 180cm-high More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Virtual Reality Travel around Scotland

Experience Scotland from your armchair People across the world can now instantly walk through the prehistoric village of Skara Brae in Orkney, soar high over Edinburgh Castle like a bird, journey into the depths More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, February 27th, 2017

Edinburgh Napier students win film awards

Edinburgh Napier students Andrew Bilbie, Shannon Coll, Andrew Weir, Kirstin Macdougall and Alannah Beaton, made a Gaelic film which has now won two national awards. Gàidheal gu Luath was filmed at the Sighthill More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Edinburgh Napier gets major funding to teach digital skills

Sally Smith, Dean of Computing.    Edinburgh Napier’s School of Computing has received funding of more than £1million from Skills Development Scotland (SDS). This will allow them to develop two new More...

By Nigel Duncan On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Napier investing £3m in timber technology

Edinburgh Napier University will invest more than £3m over the next decade to speed up the development of timber technology. This will include highly energy efficient walls, whole roofs constructed off-site and More...

By Isla MacFarlane On Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Reindeer Land returns to Waverley Mall

Waverley Mall will once again play host to the spectacular Reindeer Land, located on the Centre’s roof. The attraction, which opens on 18 November 2016, features rides, food and games, as well as Santa and More...