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Award winning tool to help farmers reduce greenhouse gasses
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05 Apr 2023

Professor Pete Smith from The University of Aberdeen was part of Research Project of the Year at the 2022 Herald Awards sponsored by SFC. One year on, he outlines how the project is doing in 2023.

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Out of adversity… came research connections
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20 Mar 2023

Dr Tim Storer, Director of Knowledge Exchange & Impact at the SICSA research pool and Dr Ali McIntosh, Director of SULSA, on a pandemic innovation with growing benefits for research.

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Galvanising research connections
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09 Mar 2023

Helen Cross, SFC’s Director of Research and Innovation introduces our new Alliances for Research Challenges

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Motoring to success
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08 Mar 2023

This International Women’s Day we celebrate women’s achievements and forging change. Student Tori-Leigh Adams describes how West Lothian College has put her on track to run her own business.

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Quality in colleges and universities – we’re not that different
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23 Feb 2023

Nichola Kett, Head of Quality Assurance and Enhancement at Edinburgh University, reflects on her SFC secondment as we progress with the development of a common approach to quality in the tertiary sector.

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Scotland at the Heart of Meeting Global Challenges
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09 Feb 2023

Dr Cat Ball, Assistant Director of Research and Innovation, talks about SFC’s role in supporting Scottish university research to address national and international challenges.

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Anti-Racism at Edinburgh College
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21 Dec 2022

Edinburgh College's Sue Clyne discusses the anti-racism work undertaken at the college which led to it winning the Inclusive College Award at this year’s CDN College Awards.

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Graduate Apprenticeships – what an opportunity!
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20 Dec 2022

To complement the publication of the annual progress report for Graduate Apprenticeships (GAs), Professor Sally Smith writes about the benefits of GAs for individuals, employers and universities.

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Foundations for a future of change
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29 Nov 2022

Rufus Logan, SFC’s Assistant Director for Capital and Climate Change, explains the part the new College Infrastructure Strategy is playing in creating the thriving college estates of the future.

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