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Life Skills Launch

2nd Mar
 After listening to feedback from students, you said that you would like more information on a variety of skills you would use throughout your life.In response, ECSA has started the development of a life skills library to help you during your...

Food Waste Action Week

2nd Mar
 This Food Waste Action Week (1 - 7 March) we want to help you reduce your food waste - saving you money and protecting the planet. All you need to do is sign up below and let us know how many bags of food waste you have in a week. Then,...

Sustainability at Home

1st Mar
 Recent announcements from the Scottish Government are seeing us all continuing to spend more time at home. For many of us this has been really challenging but, it can be a great opportunity too! Spending more time at home is a great opportunity to...

LGBT History Month 2021 round up

23rd Feb
 Throughout February we have hosted an activity challenge for students to get involved with supporting and raising awareness of LGBT History Month and LGBT Youth Scotland. When students signed up to the challenge they were asked to...

Go Green Film Screening: Resolution Race

22nd Feb
 Join our Go Green Team for a film screening of Resolution Race on Wednesday 24th February! "Four women, two cargo bikes, six days, Edinburgh to Copenhagen. What could possibly go wrong? In 2019, The Adventure Syndicate set out to...

Care Day 2021

19th Feb
 Today marks Care Day 2021 which is an international celebration of the Care Experienced community. At ECSA we champion all students, no matter their background and in line with Care Day 2021 we are launching a new student-led campaign: "I am Me!"...

Take A Break

8th Feb
 We don’t know about you but we are glad it’s the February break! We know many of you aren’t doing so great at the moment, but, we hope this week you’re taking some time to take a proper break. Throughout the week we’ll be sharing some top...

LGBT History Month - get involved!

25th Jan
 We are hosting an activity challenge for you to get involved with supporting and raising awareness of LGBT History Month and LGBT Youth Scotland. Throughout the month we will be sharing stories and fundraising, so please consider getting involved...

Elections 2021: Nominations opening soon!

22nd Jan
 The Students' Association is run by a team of elected student officers. Each year, they're up for election, and that's where you come in!This is the best job you'll ever have. Check out what previous officers have said about their experiences...

Free online bike maintenance sessions

13th Jan
 We've teamed up with The Bike Station to provide you with FREE online bike maintenance sessions on: Puncture RepairBike Safety CheckSpring Ready 
 
The sessions will run over Zoom between 1-12 March, but you need...

Make a sustainable resolution

12th Jan
 At the beginning of every year, we all start making promises and goals for the months ahead, but often don't stick to them. This year, we want to help you make sustainable resolutions - ones that are both green AND achievable to stick to. ...

Welcome back to college

11th Jan
 All college campuses will remain closed until 15th February due to the national lockdownAll classes and support services will be delivered onlineBursaries, childcare, and EMA funding will be paid as normalTravel funding will not be paid whilst...

VP Welfare: Happy New Year

11th Jan
 Hi everyone and Happy New Year 2021!What a year 2020 was, I hope everyone managed to have as much of a relaxing break as possible. I’m sure you are all aware that Scotland is once again in lockdown and the college have made the decision...

Merry Christmas from ECSA

10th Dec
 The Christmas break is fast approaching us and we are aware that for many this year is going to be very different.With that in mind, we've pulled some tips and activities to beat boredom and keep yourself physically and mentally healthy...

Jobs: Student Destination Interviewers (Closed)

9th Dec
 Student Destination InterviewersHours per week: 15 hours guaranteed over a 3 week period. Hours are flexible depending on your College timetablePay rate: Approx. £10 per hourContract: Term timeLocation of work: Granton campusNote that...