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#SP2021 – Edinburgh Napier University students to air live coverage of election results

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When the results of the election are counted and announced at Ingliston on Friday students from Edinburgh Napier University's journalism school will provide live coverage on Radio ENRG.Third year BA student, Steven Brown, is...

Technology product wins prestigious award

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A technology to help reduce falls and help people to live independently has won the Innovation in Health Tech category at the LaingBuisson awards for “uniquely providing high tech in a traditionally low-tech sector"....

Coronavirus – cluster of cases at Edinburgh Napier University housing

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NHS Lothian’s Health Protection team are investigating a cluster of cases who have tested positive for Covid-19 in Edinburgh Napier University’s Bainfield student accommodation.To respect and maintain patient confidentiality, no further details will be...

Giant panda conservation is failing to revive the wider ecosystem – new study

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Jason Gilchrist, Edinburgh Napier University At a time when we crave good news, the giant panda is a beacon of environmental optimism. Since becoming an icon for the conservation movement in the 1980s, 67 panda...

New study finds that school street closures means more active travel

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A study by Edinburgh Napier University says that school street closures could increase the number of children walking, cycling and wheeling to school - all without creating road safety problems.The findings show that...

Edinburgh cleaning company eyes nationwide expansion

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Perfect Clean, the Edinburgh-based cleaning specialist, is looking to expand its services nationwide as part of a strategic post-lockdown growth plan.Since forming the company in 2013, managing director Emilia Ferenc has successfully focused on...

Napier and Scottish Enterprise concentrate on helping tourism to bounce back

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Edinburgh Napier University and Scottish Enterprise have held four workshops looking at the challenges to Scottish tourism in the past three months.All participants were presented with certificates today to make their involvement and...

Napier lecturer develops food delivery app

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A lecturer from Edinburgh Napier University has created a simple app to help local businesses and charities organise home deliveries during the Covid-19 lockdown.Dr Neil Urquhart, from the School of Computing, based Foodel on...

Speedway – Monarchs launch their season with new show

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Edinburgh Monarchs host their 2020 Season Launch Show on Thursday March 19 (7.30pm) at the Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre (The Egg) at Edinburgh Napier University, Craiglockhart Campus. The new-look team will look ahead to an...

Preview screening of Dark Waters at The Cameo on Tuesday

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On Tuesday there will be a special preview screening of Dark Waters starring Mark Ruffalo and Anne Hathaway followed by a panel discussion.Experts will debate controversial ‘forever chemicals’ and the threat they pose...

How to get maximum return from an ethical investment

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Ethical investment funds are increasingly popular, with younger generations placing greater emphasis on a socially responsible approach to investing.Big investors like pension funds are also seeking to back an ethical stance.However, can you really...
Edinburgh Napier’s Dr Susan Brown with Kevin Murphy, Heart of Midlothian Girls Academy and Women’s Manager at Tynecastle Park.

Hearts Women link-up with Edinburgh Napier University

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Hearts has joined forces with Edinburgh Napier University to launch a partnership that aims to inspire their women players to pursue a higher education alongside their career in football.The Tynecastle side has signed up with Napier University’s Dual...

Performance Academy Launched by Edinburgh Napier University and Cricket Scotland

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The Cricket Scotland Performance Academy, launched today (26 November), will support the development of young male and female cricketers and encourage the continuing development of the sport across the country. It will use Edinburgh...

Edinburgh Napier record a Scottish university first

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Edinburgh Napier University is the first in Scotland to achieve a gold award from the Ministry of Defence for offering increased educational opportunities to ex-service personnel. The university also works with local schools, including Colinton...

Kasey graduates with distinction today at Edinburgh Napier graduation

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DETERMINED Kasey Johnson used a freak accident in which she lost a leg as inspiration to build a new career.The 27-year-old suffered life-changing injuries after being crushed when a storm brought down a 60ft...

Scotland must become ‘fairer society’ says Minister

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Scotland can tackle the challenges posed by an era of rapid technological development. That’s the view of Jamie Hepburn MSP, the Business Minister, who said there was a determination not to repeat the mistakes of...

Rory’s following in Grandpa’s footsteps

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A young journalist graduated earlier this week from the university course shaped by his inspirational grandfather, which has given generations of talented Scots a pathway into the news industry.Former Scottish Daily Express feature writer...

Women scientists get on their soapbox this weekend

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Female researchers from across Scotland will take to their soapboxes on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile on Saturday 8 June 2019 to share their passion for science.   Soapbox Science was set up to bring science to public spaces,...

Edinburgh Napier gets funding for health projects

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A total of £772,000 has been awarded to Edinburgh Napier University for three key health projects.The grants from the Chief Scientist Office part of the Scottish Government have been awarded to treat psychosis,...

Barbara Kidd to head University Fundraising Strategy

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Edinburgh Napier University graduate, Barbara Kidd, has returned to her old university to take charge of the fundraising campaigns which will reinforce the quality of its teaching programmes.Based at the Sighthill campus, she moves...

Bright Red Sparks award ceremony held in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Napier University's Bright Red Sparks awards recognise innovation and services by start-ups and fledgling companies.There are six winners chosen from a shortlist of 16, with two judging rounds one of which was...

Postgraduate photography programme begins this September at Edinburgh Napier

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Edinburgh Napier University is adding to its creative portfolio with a new postgraduate programme in Photography.The new programme – which will be taught within the University’s School of Arts and Creative Industries – will...

Linlithgow pupils top of class in Lothians business awards

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Linlithgow Academy were the best overall company in a young entrepreneurs award for schools from across the Lothians. Wicks 'n' Wax topped the list of 14 individual awards which attracted around 150 students and 18...

HUB for SUCCESS launches tomorrow

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All the universities and colleges in Edinburgh have combined to help those who have been in care have increased opportunities in education.The HUB for SUCCESS will launch tomorrow and will try to buck...
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Napier Photo Collective Silent Auction

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Napier Photo Collective cordially invite you to be their guest for a silent photo auction they are hosting on the 17th of December. Each year a group of graduating photography students from Edinburgh Napier University...

Theatrical work at Edinburgh Napier University highlighting war trauma

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A new theatrical work to be staged next week at Craiglockhart Chapel at Edinburgh Napier University will highlight the causes and effect of shellshock. The university's School of Arts and Creative Industries commissioned the special...

Former printer begins a career in nursing at 50.

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After being made redundant three times, once on Christmas Eve, former City & Guilds qualified printer, David Easton, was forced to rethink his career plans. A decade on, he has got a significant amount of...
Michelle Moreau on graduation day with a scroll and a tennis racquet

American graduate fell in love with the Meadows Tennis Club

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At a graduation ceremony at the Usher Hall earlier one of the graduates achieved an MSc in International Tourism Management. She won her place on the course in a Destination Edinburgh competition.Her video love...

Opinion – Increasing the speed limit won’t get traffic moving faster

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by Richard Llewellyn Lecturer in Transportation Engineering, Edinburgh Napier University PixabayRichard Llewellyn, Edinburgh Napier UniversityThe UK should raise its motorway speed limit for cars and vans to 80mph as a way of increasing national productivity, a...

The Fringe show that is literally rubbish…

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A good review is sought after by nearly all Edinburgh Festival Fringe performers but one Edinburgh Napier student wouldn’t take offence to someone describing her show as rubbish. Chloe Martina Salvi, a Lighting Design student from Edinburgh Napier’s School...

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