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There has been a General Council since 1858. It has evolved and developed as the University itself has changed beyond recognition. Not least, the University now has a large and growing professional...

Contacts

The General Council welcomes comments and queries and can be contacted through the current Secretary of the General Council, Professor Ann Smyth, or the Assistant to the Secretary, Ms Alison MacLeary at

General Council Office
The University of Edinburgh
Charles Stewart House
9-16 Chambers Street
EDINBURGH
EH1 1HT

Telephone: +44 (0) 131 650 2152

Email: General.Council@ed.ac.uk

 

 

 

 

 

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Statement on Election of Members of the Business Commitee

The following are the successful candidates in the recent elections and their appointments were announced at the Half-Yearly Meeting on 16 February 2019:

Dr Edward Bruce Ritson

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TWO VACANCIES

GENERAL COUNCIL COURT ASSESSORS

 

As agreed by the General Council at its half yearly meeting there are new arrangements for appointing General Council Assessors. Please see...

January’s meeting of the Public Affairs Standing Committee (PASC) considered community engagement from the student perspective, having previously heard from the University’s viewpoint, the presentation from Georgie Harris, the EUSA Vice President Community, complimented this nicely.

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