From access course to a PhD

From access course to a PhD

Dr Andrew McDiarmid shows how dreams can come true as he celebrates his ten year journey from online access course to history PhD at the University.In 2009 I was working for Her Majesties Revenue and Customs. This was a job in which I met some wonderful people, but...
Couch to 5k success prompts re-run

Couch to 5k success prompts re-run

ISE’s Couch to 5k running programme is planning another lap following the success of the first course which began in March and crossed the finish line at the Botanics 5k race in May.The next course will run for nine weeks from Tuesday 2 July and finish with a park run...
Bucolic buildings

Bucolic buildings

Graeme Hutton, Professor of Architecture at the University, has received many awards and accolades for his approach to rural development. The latest of these came last week when Zinc House at Monikie, designed by Graeme and long-term collaborators LJR+H Architects,...
The fight for lower blood pressure

The fight for lower blood pressure

It has been dubbed ‘Scotland’s silent killer’ and urgent action needs to be taken to help the 1.3 million adults in the country estimated to be living with the condition, according to a major new report.High blood pressure is a major cause of heart attack and stroke,...