As part of #NapierBigRead, students all over the campuses donated an amazing 1,000 books for #bookstohomeless in partnership with Streetreads – well done all of you! Yesterday the cargo bike arrived on Merchiston campus to collect the first 70 books. This has been a very worthy cause and we hope many benefit from it.
Rachel was interviewed by some journalism students, and some of the #NapierBigRead team were there to help distribute the books! It is evident from their smiling faces that they have enjoyed every moment of this project.
Many thanks to all of you for your incredible donations! You made this possible.
One of our Events Managers and postgrad student on MSc Publishing at Edinburgh Napier, Alice Piotrowska, details her experience organising our first #NapierBigRead lecture at the National Records of Scotland.
Here’s a look behind the scenes surrounding this first gathering and some of the preparations taken to kickstart our #NapierBigRead.
At the beginning of this trimester, all Publishing students were offered the opportunity to participate in the Big Read initiative.
I knew immediately that I wanted to participate in #NapierBigRead. As a fan of Sherlock Holmes and detective fiction in general, I was fascinated by the book itself and delighted at the prospect of being involved in a real-life promotional campaign. As part of the events team I still have a lot to organise before the book’s official launch, but last Monday I had the opportunity to participate in an off-campus event which proved to be a brilliant hands-on marketing experience. Continue reading “Napier Big Read: Participating in a Promotional Event”→