£560million to the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire economies, 6,200 jobs supported
“In the Literary Pilgrimage project, we put out posters with texts by Orkney writers along the 55 mile pilgrimage route. The locations are chosen so that they fit with the text, and what you can see from there.”
“Kristin will be greatly missed but her legacy will continue through the success of her students. Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this difficult time.”
University of the Highlands and Islands partnership statement – Coronavirus
A teacher and keen artist from Orkney, has left a £930,000 legacy to the University of the Highlands and Islands to benefit higher education in Orkney.
Following on from the success of the Friday cafe there are going to be extra openings on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in March (see the poster for details).
A major research project is to get underway investigating trade links in early modern Europe.
The prestigious Robertson Medal is only awarded to those whose work is outstanding.
Students attend who come from Orkney but also from across the world especially the EU.
The Level 5 and 6 Professional Cookery Groups demonstrated their skills in producing extremely yummy bakes and savouries.