When glaciers retreated after the last Ice Age, the persistent cool and wet Scottish weather created the perfect conditions for a very special place to form. Today, as the low-lying winter sun breaks through the clouds, a warm glow illuminates the undulating land and lifts the mist. The apparent dull, brown colour turns golden for […]Read More Flow Country: A natural wonder of the world
Our PHD students have been mentoring school pupils to choose careers and study paths for the future. Inverness College UHI welcomed more than 500 senior phase pupils into our Schools- College Programme this year to take part in a variety of yearlong subjects suited to their stage of study at school. In addition to our subject […]Read More PHD Students Step Up to Assist Young Talent
Believe in yourself but ask for help if you need it. Exams are stressful for everyone and if you’re feeling anxious about your own exams then it’s important to know that you are not alone. The important thing is to manage your stress without it impacting on your well being and our Wellbeing Officer has […]Read More Surviving Exams
“Ask rice about rice, ask farmers about agriculture” – “米について質問し、農業について農家に尋ねる” – ENOMOTO Takeaki, founder of Tokyo University of Agriculture Jocelyn McLaren is a 4th year BSc (Hons) Forest Management student at the Scottish School of Forestry, Inverness College UHI. Jocelyn recently attended the two-week International Student Summit at the Tokyo University of Agriculture in Japan […]Read More “Ask rice about rice, ask farmers about agriculture”
To support Inverness College in order to promote waste reduction awareness we are inviting both staff and students to enter a competition to design a poster with a brand name. Possible themes could be for example, the 3 R’s Reduce, Reuse, Recycle or Waste Reduction by Recycling or Reducing the College Carbon Footprint or Environmental […]Read More Design a poster for Waste Reduction Month and win a voucher!
We’re a few weeks into the new term and it’s a really exciting time for hundreds of students embarking on their next chapter. You will be meeting lots of new people, learning lots of new things and probably worrying just a little bit about how you are going to manage your workload when essays and assessments […]Read More Finding the perfect work/life/study balance … if that’s possible
By Martin Kerr Zero Waste Scotland is calling ‘time up’ on the 30,000 tonnes of plastic bottles ending up in landfill each year as part of its Recycle Week, which runs from 24th to 30th September. It’s time for us all to take action and tackle climate change and reduce our carbon footprint here at […]Read More Get Drastic with Plastic