The 2014 edition of the Edinburgh Friends magazine. PIN Money Running a business that depends on cash, Aravinda Korala knows a good investment – which is why he supports our Informatics students. Smells Like Teen Spirit Significant breakthroughs are being made by researchers at the Edinburgh Cancer Research Centre thanks to the spirit of support and collaboration. Altered Imaging Brain scanning is one of the most dynamic fields in medical research. And thanks to Joanna Wardlaw, the University is continuing to set the pace. Sporting Chances Donors to the University’s sporting scholarships are making a real difference to the prospects of elite athletes, as the Glasgow Commonwealth Games proved. Pet Project Vet Jane Shipsey got so much from her six years at Edinburgh that she jumped at the chance to give something back. Object Lessons The Centre for Special Collections holds an array of rare materials. Now donations are enabling an exhibition space to display these treasures to the public. Cutting-edge Support Edinburgh ranks among the world’s top centres for Computer Science and Engineering, a status that is underscored by Google’s research awards.