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President's blog: There's no shame in feeling low

10th Sep
 **This blog contains references to suicide and suicidal thoughts **Today (10th of September 2020) is World Suicide Prevention Day. It's a hard day for many...

Universal Credit and Bursaries

9th Sep
 Due to COVID-19 and numerous students losing employment and having to claim benefits as a result. We've seen a rise in queries from students about Universal...

Starting out at Edinburgh College - the ultimate checklist

1st Sep
 We are excited to welcome you to Edinburgh College. To help you start off your journey in the right way we have come up with the ultimate checklist of things...

Welcome to the 2020-21 Student Officer Team

1st Jul
 Today we are welcoming the new Full-Time Student Officers into their roles. The incoming officers were elected in March by a campus wide student election and...
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Carla's Farewell

30th Jun
 This is my last President's Blog. Wow, even writing these words seems surreal, but what doesn’t seem surreal at the moment, though?The last few months have...

End of Year Report 2019-2020

30th Jun
 What a year it has been. As we get ready to wrap up the year, we take a look back at what 2019-20 brought through our Annual End of Year Report. July sees...

Need housing advice?

18th Jun
 Housing issues make up a large part of the casework we deal with and last year we surveyed Edinburgh College students to identify how and where we can...

Check out our new Go Green hub this World Environment Day!

4th Jun
 This World Environment Day we wanted to draw your attention to the work we are doing at ECSA to promote sustainability and climate change awareness. To do...

ECSA-llence Awards Winners 2020

22nd May
 Unsurprisingly, our fifth year of our annual learning & teaching awards has been a wee bit different. The entire nomination, short-listing, and awarding...

Revamped Wellbeing Hub

22nd May
 
It can be quite scary living in lockdown and social distancing due to COVID-19.
 
Thats why it's important, now...

President's blog: My new normal

20th May
 This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and with everything that’s going on for us at the moment I thought I would write a little something that some of...

Mental Health Awareness Week

18th May
 This week is Mental Health Awareness week! The Mental Health Foundation run this awareness campaign every year, and this year the focus is on kindness. They...

ECSA-llence Awards 2020: The Nominees

7th May
 Students across Edinburgh College have nominated their lecturers, LDTs, support staff and class reps across 5 Award Categories. The shortlisting panel has...

Celebrating Earth Day - how you can stay connected with nature during the lockdown

22nd Apr
  Happy Earth Day! Today is Earth Day, an annual celebration of environment that happens every year on the 22nd of April. It is also the 50th...

Have your say - help us design a new green space for Edinburgh College.

2nd Apr
 ECSA is working with Edinburgh College's Ccommunity Garden Coordinator to plan the creation of a new green space at Milton Road campus.There is a grassy...