Ambassador Barzun visits Edinburgh
29 October 2013 - Sutton Trust U.S. Programme students shared with Ambassador Barzun their experience visiting American universities this summer. Good luck to this talented group in the applications process this fall.ALSO: Photos
U.S. Breakdance Crew in Scotland
June 11-12 the U.S. Consulate-General in Edinburgh organized a series of events for the U.S. breakdance crew ILL-Abilities in Scotland. The crew performed at Dance Base in Edinburgh and attended workshops hosted by Indepen-Dance in Glasgow and KIC Dance in Bonnyrigg, Midlothian.
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28 August 2014 - The FIBA Basketball World Cup starting on 30 August in Spain has 24 countries competing including the U.S., who announced their team on Monday. Read more on the blog »
U.S. breakdance crew ILL-Abilities
11-12 June 2014 - The U.S. Consulate General in Edinburgh organized a series of events for the U.S. breakdance crew ILL-Abilities in Scotland. The crew performed at Dance Base in Edinburgh and attended workshops hosted by Indepen-Dance in Glasgow and KIC Dance in Bonnyrigg, Midlothian.
28 May 2014 - President Obama hosted the fourth-ever White House Science Fair which featured extraordinary science projects and experiments from some of America’s most innovative students from across America. Read more »
10 April 2014 - The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. U.S. citizens are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance and to take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness. Full text on State.gov »
CG Edinburgh Hosts Saltire Fellows’ Reception
On February 25 2014, the U.S. Consulate General in Edinburgh held a reception to celebrate the return to Scotland of the 2013 Saltire Fellows. The Saltire Fellows program is focused on exposing young Scottish entrepreneurs to leadership training, including 13 weeks at the top-ranked Babson College. Read more about the Saltire Foundation »
Through this Newsletter we aim to keep you up to date with news and events which may affect Americans and notify you of events of interest in Scotland. Read the newsletter »
03 December 2013 Distinguished U.S. Academic Prof. Olsmted spoke to audiences at Boroughmuir High School and the National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy
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