Allan jumping into World University Games

Former Edinburgh College student Allan Smith is heading to Chinese Taipei to compete in the Men’s High Jump at the World University Games 2017. The 24-year-old HND Fitness, Health and Exercise graduate was selected, along with 19 other student athletes, to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland as part of the British Universities and Colleges…

College welcomes Scotland women’s national football team for nutrition workshop ahead of EURO 2017

Ahead of their appearance at UEFA Women’s Euro 2017 the Scotland Women’s National Football Team attended a workshop on cooking and nutrition at Edinburgh College. The workshop, held at the college’s Apprentice Restaurant in Granton, was delivered in partnership with nutritionists from the sportscotland, Institute of Sport and involved the team donning aprons and being…

Former student wins top music award

A former Edinburgh College music student and singer Molly MacDermott, known on stage as MOMAC, is celebrating after being named winner of the youth category at the Unsigned Music Awards in London. The 17-year-old fought off stiff competition from 4,000 other entrants to win the top prize. Talking to the Edinburgh Evening News this week,…

Interview with Sally Conway

Edinburgh College graduate Sally Conway landed back in the country only a couple of weeks ago with a bronze medal from the Rio Olympics in the women’s 70kg judo. Since her return, her feet have barely touched the ground but she took the time to speak to us about her experience and plans for the…

BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards

An Edinburgh College TV graduate scooped a double win last night at the BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards for his short drama film. Michal Wdowiak beat professionals and higher education students to win the Editor and Writer awards for his short drama Yogi, which he shot in Edinburgh last summer for his final college project.…