Catherine Hamilton

Catherine Hamilton
Edinburgh University


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‘There’s been nothing’: Impact of marking boycott on Edi students’ upcoming years abroad

Ordinarily, you need to have passed second year to progress to your year abroad

Space to the South Pole: The most expensive tourist trips people actually pay for

You wouldn’t find these on Skyscanner x

Here are the places you can actually get support if your landlord is being useless

PLEASE can you fix our boiler xxx

Here’s how to decorate your uni room and still keep your deposit

Living in hope x

11 things you’ll only relate to if you’re a girl on a male-dominated course

Computer science girlies I’m so sorry x

Here are all the biggest gay Pride events happening in the UK this summer

It feels more needed than ever this year

Here are the weirdest things that happened at Edinburgh Uni during the pandemic

You’ve probably blocked them out your mind

Edinburgh University has made nearly £800k hiring out its buildings this year

£514k has been made from the JMCC alone

Edinburgh University saves over £64,000 per day during strike action

The money staff would have been paid goes into a university fund

‘Vastly underestimated by peers and the university’: Edi’s Ukrainian students on the anniversary of the war

The Edinburgh Tab spoke to Ukrainian students about the impacts of Russia’s war

Why I channel my inner Grinch and love to hate being in Edinburgh at Christmas time

It’s the most overrated time of the year

What humanities students don’t know about Kings Buildings

Our library is so much better than the one in George Square

Here’s what you wanted to know about the new Nucleus building at King’s

It has boiling water taps?

A quick guide to the best of Edinburgh’s LGBTQ+ nightlife

Here’s where you can get your MARINA fix

Take this trivia quiz and we’ll tell you how well you really know Edinburgh

Do you know your Grassmarket from your Haymarket, or do you still use Google Maps to get to campus?

These are the 13 things that make you a walking red flag as an Edi student

Never missing a Tuesday at Bongo’s🚩🚩🚩

Edinburgh Clubbers of the Week: Week two, return of the (J)edi

The semester is back in full swing so it’s time to put our heads down and focus on work, right?

Here is everything you’ll find on an Edi Student’s Instagram

Let’s face it, we all want a feed like Nayna Florence’s

Edinburgh Clubbers of the Week: Back again in Week Ten

The library being shut on Friday night meant there was no excuse (besides Storm Arwen) not to hit the club

If you did these 14 things in Freshers’ Week, you’re officially an Edi student

Forget actually matriculating – these were the real Freshers’ rites of passage