University of Aberdeen


History student's work highlights 'forgotten' contribution to WW1 in charity book

The work of a fourth-year history student highlighting the role played by Latin American soldiers in the First World War has been included in a new book.

Will economic inequalities in Scotland as a result of Covid-19 discourage people from voting?

A new study by the University of Aberdeen suggests that the effect of the Covid pandemic in exacerbating pre-existing economic inequalities could affect voter turn-out at Thursday's Scottish elections.


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We are a Scottish university that was founded with international connections. We are open to people and ideas from around the world, and extend our networks and partnerships globally.


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