Results of the first ever Staff Awards

The college’s first ever staff awards took place at Granton last Thursday with 150 staff members from across all campuses attending the celebration. The event was hosted by depute principal Alex Craig and celebrated the hard work, commitment and dedication from staff across all teams. The winners were: Rising Star 2017 – Jennifer Mulholland, Travel…

Construction team showcases traditional building skills

Apprentices and lecturers from our construction team have been showcasing their traditional building skills to school children and members of the public as part of the Scottish Traditional Building Forum (STBF). Hosted by Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) and running across 22-23 May at St Andrew Square, the event includes demonstrations by local apprentices and mini-masterclasses by the college team. The…

Honour for college electric car expert

Edinburgh College resident electric vehicle expert Robert Murphy is among CEOs of major car firms and energy companies after appearing 53rd on GreenFleet’s list of the 100 most influential people. GreenFleet, a publication dedicated to environmental fleet motoring and low emissions fleet technology, published the list in its celebratory 100th issue of the magazine. Electric…

College lecturer releases new album

Edinburgh College songstress Rosie Nimmo is set to release new album Scrapbook this January, with single Clouds Colliding already getting national air time. The track was written in reflection of the current refugee crisis with all proceeds going to global aid charity Mercy Corps. You can listen to and download the album on Rosie’s website.…