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Skye Marriner, Vice President Welfare

Climate strikes: Enthusiasm & anger in equal measure

20th Oct
 Our Director tells me that, traditionally, VP Welfare is a post that does “fluffy stuff”. Things to make you feel better, freebies for students, and general virtual group hugs. Well, if you’ve never met me, you probably don’t realise that I am...

Hot News! Student Microwaves on campus!

14th Oct
 Here at ECSA we are happy to announce that all 4 campuses now have a student microwave!For a long time, the lack of student microwaves on campus has been a hot topic between students. Now, we have 4 microwaves available for students to use, one...

ECSA Comes to Minecraft

6th Oct
 We’ve done it!  Our Games Society on Discord has been begging for a Minecraft server and we’re pleased to announce it's finally here!We launched it on Friday 7th October, but you can still join! The ECSA survival Minecraft server is on...

Start your day at the Breakfast Club

6th Oct
 We are delighted to launch our first ever Breakfast Club event on all 4 mains campuses. ECSA President, David Elder, has been working on this project as one of his priority objectives for the year, and we are working with departments from...
David Elder, President

President's Blog - Breakfast Club, Class Reps, and Graduatuion

4th Oct
 Welcome everyone to my second blog, there has been a fair bit been going on since I was able to sit down and write a blog since I spoke with you all last.  I hope you have now all settled into your classes and found everywhere that you would...
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Representation & Impact Coordiantor

30th Sep
 We are seeking someone EC-ceptional to join our team in a full-time permanent role, working directly with students and student officers - sound like your thing? Then read on...The post of Representation & Impact Coordiator is an essential...

Our 2022 Redbubble Shop Launch!

30th Sep
 As part of our year of celebrations for our big tenth birthday, we are happy to announce the launch of our brand new Redbubble shop! Students can purchase some cool, new merchandise from here, with the choice between many different designs,...

Part-time Jobs for EC Students!

13th Sep
  "Powered by students" isn't just a tag-line for us. We could not make the impact that we do without the help of our students.We are currently looking to recruit a whole heap of new student staff to help us run our projects. Some roles...

Period of National Mourning

9th Sep
 We are saddened by the death of Her Majesty the Queen and extend our condolences to the Royal Family at this time.The Queen’s coffin is due to be taken to Edinburgh and updates on this, including road closures are available on the City of...

Free Breakfasts for Students

5th Sep
 Our President, David, is working withte Collge to trial a free breakfast provision for students across the 4 main campuses. We ned your help to make the case and tell us what sorts of breakfast items you'd like to see. Please take 2mins to...

Free Breakfasts for Students

2nd Sep
 Thanks to everyone who took the time to tell us what you'd like from the free breakfast provision!We've compiled the results into a presentation you can view below, and we'll now be working with the college on making free breakfasts happen. We've...

Annual Priority Objectives 2022

31st Aug
 Every year in July & August, the ECSA Team is working hard to get the new Officers ready for their year ahead, and get things planned for when students return. We spend a lot of time talking about all the things we want to be getting on with...
David Elder, President

Meet the President, David

23rd Aug
 Hi, I'm David, your EC Students' Association President.I have just completed an HND in Events Management at the college. I am a mature student who had to find a different career path in life after undergoing major brain surgery 8 years ago now. I...
Luna Morrison, Vice President Activities

Oh look! It's Luna

22nd Aug
 Hi, I’m Luna (She/her), this year’s Vice President Activities!Much like my sister in crime and the VP Welfare, Skye, I’m Autistic and whilst this is a part of my personality, I by no means let it define me!I spend a lot of my time enjoying music...

Welcome to EC: Freshers' Week 2022

19th Aug
 Welcome to Edinburgh College - it's Freshers' Week 2022!Freshers' Week is your chance to grab some freebies, win a prize, meet the Students' Association officers, and have fun! We'll be in the main area of each campus with stalls from ECSA,...