New Carers Trust Scotland research shows the key challenges for Scotland’s student carer population.
£560million to the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire economies, 6,200 jobs supported
Constituency LibDem MSPs for the Northern Isles, Liam McArthur (Orkney) and Beatrice Wishart(Shetland) have asked how a differentiated approach to the current limitations across Scotland during the Covid pandemic could be applied.
Richard Lochead also thanked students for ” playing their role at this very difficult time when they are trying to benefit from further and higher education against a backdrop of a global pandemic.”
The University of the Highlands and Islands has developed a series of podcasts to support students and graduates at this time of global uncertainty.
The module will help college practitioners to better understand the challenges faced by many student carers and provides guidance on how to improve support for these students at college.
Supporting students to establish careers in the Creative Industries has been given a boost by a collaboration between XpoNorth and the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI).
Sixteen nurses have become the first cohort to graduate from an innovative midwifery pilot programme at the The University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI).
UHI have established proven ways of learning through technology and delivering an active personalised experience to students.
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.