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...
V&A Dundee: a vision to be proud of

V&A Dundee: a vision to be proud of

To many people in Dundee, V&A Dundee is a new feature to the city’s waterfront. But to alumna Tara Wainwright it has been a project that started a decade ago. Tara joined the V&A Dundee project 10 years ago, while seconded from the University. She graduated...