Simon Singh and Simpsons at Edinburgh Science Festival
Heriot-Watt University helped bring Simon Singh's The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets lecture to a sell-out crowd for Edinburgh International Science Festival.
School of Textiles honorary graduate Bernat Klein dies aged 91
Bernat Klein, textile designer and artist, and a Heriot-Watt honorary graduate, has died aged 91.
Heriot-Watt academic included in list of highly cited researchers
Professor Vicki Stone, Director of the Nanosafety Research Group at Heriot-Watt University has been included in a preliminary list of highly cited researchers from across the globe.
Foundation Programme students start at Heriot-Watt Malaysia
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia recently marked a major milestone in its calendar by welcoming on to campus the first group of students to the Foundation Programme.
Heriot-Watt swimmers among Commonwealth Games medal hopefuls
Heriot-Watt athletes are among the medal hopes for the Team Scotland Aquatics team at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Sports, performance and winning mentality for 2014 Edinburgh Lecture
Commonwealth Games medal winning cyclist James McCallum is to give the 2014 Edinburgh Lecture presented by Heriot-Watt and Edinburgh Napier Universities on how we keep inspiring a generation.
Edinburgh Business School Fellow delivers seminar at Stanford University
Professor Neil Kay, Professorial Fellow at the Edinburgh Business School, recently delivered a seminar at Stanford University in California.
Microscope camera to shed light how living cells behave
Researchers at the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University are working together on the five-year project supported by the European Research Council.
Heriot-Watt University and Inverclyde Council aim to reduce road flooding
The Scottish Road Research Board has funded a research collaboration between Heriot-Watt University's School of the Built Environment and Inverclyde Council which aims to reduce the risk of road flooding.
A brighter future for Scottish textiles
Heriot-Watt will be coordinating in partnership with other universities and the textiles industry the new Textiles Futures Forum.
Doing things differently for sustainability
Researchers and practitioners from across Scotland and Ireland gathered at Heriot-Watt to explore areas where intercultural research can support learning for sustainability.
Heriot-Watt at UN conference on world urban development
Dr Harry Smith, Director of Studies for Urban Planning & Property Development attended the 7th World Urban Forum in Colombia.
Small steps and giant leaps provide insight into our brains
Heriot-Watt scientists looked at how primary school-aged children use their interactive Methodical Frog Hopping game at Summerhall for the Edinburgh Science Festival.
Heriot-Watt students on new Indian Ocean field course
A group of eight Masters students from the School of Life Sciences are spending two weeks living and working on a remote coral atoll in the Indian Ocean.
Smugglers hide in Scottish Borders inspires fashion collection
Scottish fashion students have created a set of historic and contemporary costumes inspired by women who lived in a smugglers home in the Scottish Borders, renowned for its dark secrets.
Heriot-Watt University signs MOUs with Brazilian education institutes
Research collaboration between Scotland and Brazil will be boosted this month when a team from Heriot-Watt University visits three of Brazil's leading universities.
Postgraduate places in fast growing sectors of economy on offer
Seventy fully funded postgraduate places are now open for applications at Heriot-Watt University for the academic year 2014-2015.
Dr Harry Smith invited to speak at Ecobuild
Dr Harry Smith, Director of Studies for Urban Planning & Property Development within the School of the Built Environment, was invited to speak at Ecobuild 2014.
Business Venturing 2014
Business Venturing is a Year 3 course in the School of Management and Languages that aims to help students understand the entrepreneurial process by simulating the process and providing hands on experience.
First Sign Language interpreter recruited to global association
A Heriot-Watt graduate has become the first ever sign language interpreter accepted as a member by the prestigious global International Conference Interpreters Association.
Professor Ocone of EPS awarded industrial secondment
Professor Raffaella Ocone, FREng, has been awarded an Industrial Secondment from the Royal Academy of Engineering.
Dubai Campus field trip to Ras Al Khaimah
Students from the Dubai Campus investigate carbonate strata as part of their Field Development Project.
Heriot-Watt welcomes HRH The Princess Royal
Princess Anne joins Common Purpose CSC leaders on visit to the University.
Glasgow 2014 inspires Heriot-Watt rowing event
Rowers from Heriot-Watt Rowing Club took on New Zealand opposition from the University of Waikato for a Glasgow 2014 inspired international challenge match.
Multilingual event celebrates Gaelic and interpreting studies
Heriot-Watt University's annual multilingual debate gives school pupils a taste of language interpretation in action at a European Union style debate, which is translated live into nine different languages.
Heriot-Watt University named Outstanding Overseas Partner University in China
A delegation from Heriot-Watt visited China to meet with partner universities and further develop collaborations in teaching and research.
COST Action event
The working group event brought together 37 academic institutions and seven industrial partners from 27 different countries.
Brazilian researchers pursue science without borders
Prof. Julio Freitas and Prof Antonio Martinelli from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte visited Heriot-Watt University to open research and student links as part of the Science Without Borders program.
Staff shortlisted for English language teaching award
Olwyn Alexander and Sue Argent, from the School of Management and Languages, have been shortlisted for an ELTon award.
Success for Built Environment students
Students from the School of the Built Environment were part of the winning team at the 2014 Designing Places competition held in Glasgow.
Heriot-Watt Crucible VI Strengthens Strategic Partnerships
Heriot-Watt Crucible VI has once again proven to be a powerful stimulus to encouraging new research ideas and collaborations.