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,...
Digging for history

Digging for history

Like all archaeologists, Dr Alice Watterson spends her days with one foot in the past but when she was asked to join an excavation in the Alaskan tundra it was the start of a journey into a lost world of war, peace and dance. As well as being an archaeologist, Alice...
DJCAD staff share their craft in the USA

DJCAD staff share their craft in the USA

Three members of staff at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design spent a productive summer sharing their craft with students in the USA and spreading the word about DJCAD’s league topping reputation for design and craft in the UK. Dr Sandra Wilson, award...
Let’s Talk About Suicide

Let’s Talk About Suicide

The current movement in raising awareness of mental health and wellbeing means that the matter of mental health is a focus of attention. Of course, there is a lot more work to be done, but one group of students is making their own impact on mental health and, in...