UK postgraduate evening Thursday 27 February
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Heriot-Watt stands united with China
Heriot-Watt University stands with China in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Chief Economist delivers inaugural lecture
Andrew Haldane, the Chief Economist of The Bank of England, was delivering the inaugural Adam Smith Lecture at Panmure House.
Biodegradable packaging developed for organic beauty market
New, biodegradable packaging has been developed to help cosmetics firms meet customers’ demand for environmentally-friendly packaging
Heriot-Watt scraps graduation ceremony fees
Students at Heriot-Watt University will no longer be required to pay a fee for their graduation ceremonies.
Microplastics sticking to Orkney seagrass blades
Microplastics are accumulating in Orkney’s seagrass beds at much higher rates than in the areas surrounding them.