International Climate Change Regime: Why It Won't Save Us
Dr Daria Shapovalova gave a talk at the Climate Café organised by Aberdeen Climate Action on Tuesday, 5 March 2019.
New study models the proposed reintroduction of the Eurasian lynx to Scotland
Experts have used an innovative approach to model the proposed reintroduction of the Eurasian lynx to Scotland.
Tracing travels across the Atlantic for Tartan Week
As North America looks ahead to Tartan Week, a tool created by the University of Aberdeen is enabling the descendants of Scots who made the journey across the Atlantic to trace the route taken by their ancestor
Aberdeen triumphs in university boat race
The University of Aberdeen reclaimed the Aberdeen Standard Investments Boat Race title following a hard fought race with rivals Robert Gordon University on Saturday, March 23.
Principal George Boyne in the thick of 129th Torcher Parade!
On Saturday 23 March 2019, with one of Aberdeen's oldest and most extravagant traditions of torch bearing students collecting donations for local charities.
Engineering a Future for Women
Girls from schools throughout the UK are being invited to apply to take part in a three-day event this summer aimed at showing them that future career opportunities are 'endless' in the area of engineering.
Boat Race Returns to the Dee this Weekend
The annual contest between the University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University (RGU), the Aberdeen Standard Investments Boat Race, takes place on the River Dee on Saturday March 23.
University offers funded graduate apprenticeships in civil engineering
The University of Aberdeen is offering 20 funded places on its new Graduate Apprenticeship BEng Civil Engineering programme.
Aberdeen to lead first comprehensive survey of Scots vocabulary since the 1950s
Researchers at the University of Aberdeen will lead a new linguistic survey of Scots - the first comprehensive appraisal of the language to be conducted since the 1950s.
Mining in a northern Tutchone community
Gertrude Saxinger from the Polar Research Institute, Austria will give a talk on Thursday, 21 March 2019 at 3pm at Aberdeen University. All welcome.
Government Minister to speak at University Climate Change event
The Minister for Rural Affairs and Natural Environment, Mairi Gougeon MSP, will speak at a climate change event at the University of Aberdeen this week (Thursday, March 21).
Professor Locock made Fellow
Professor Louise Locock from HSRU has been made Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (FAcSS), it has been announced.
Study suggests widespread illegal killing of hen harriers on English grouse moors
A new study reveals that young hen harriers in England suffer abnormally high mortality compared to populations in Orkney and mainland Scotland and provides compelling evidence that the most likely cause is illegal killing in areas associated with grouse moor management.
New study centre to attract more international students to Aberdeen
A new International Study Centre (ISC) which will help overseas students assimilate to life and higher education in Scotland has been launched by the University of Aberdeen.
University of Aberdeen commended by UK independent quality experts
The UK's independent quality body has commended the University of Aberdeen for effectively supporting the needs of an increasingly diverse student population and championing equality and diversity across the University.
Prise Winning Performance for Eilidh, as she aims for 2020 Olympic spot
University Pentathlete Eilidh Prise scooped an individual silver medal at this year's BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport) Modern Pentathlon championships, held earlier this month in Reading.
Students present political upheaval through opera
University of Aberdeen students and graduates will team up with Royal composer Paul Mealor to present an opera which deals with political upheaval as Britain tries to pick its way through the Brexit mire.
European-funded research showcased at Holyrood event
Researchers from the University of Aberdeen met with the Minister for Europe at a special Scottish Parliament event to celebrate European research within Scotland.
First Canada-UK Arctic Dialogue, 4 April 2019 in Edinburgh
Hosted by the Polar Research and Policy Initiative at 50 George Square, Edinburgh from 1-4pm. Free event. Registration essential. Submit ideas if unable to attend until midnight of 3 April.
Norse Myths with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
New concert features Scandinavian jazz with Norse folk elements and Scottish jazz. Original music being performed on 22 March 2019 in Aberdeen.
A world full of copper helped animals colonise the Earth
An abundance of copper played an equally crucial role to oxygen in helping the rise and spread of the earliest animals 700 million years ago.
Free student conference places - Applications close 11 March 2019
One-day conference on 27 March 2019 at AK Bell Library in Perth for speakers to discuss different heritage engagement projects across Scotland.
King's College start line for ultramarathon challenge
An Aberdeen graduate will return to the University as the starting point for an ultramarathon which will see him complete a gruelling run of over 98 miles to St Andrews in a day.
University's 'Gold Wave' on its mark to get set and go for Great Aberdeen Run
The University of Aberdeen is calling on staff, students and alumni to join its 'Gold Wave' of runners who will compete in this year's Great Aberdeen Run.
Footballing first for University choir
The University's Chapel Choir performed for a very different audience when football's lawmakers made history by holding their first ever meeting in Aberdeen.
Mindfulness explored in new series of University business breakfasts
The value of mindfulness in leadership will be explored in the first of a new series of business breakfasts taking place at the University of Aberdeen later this month.
Fair tests from the North East that changed your NHS experience
Professor Craig Ramsay will give a talk about the history of a "fair test" from ancient Greece, via the 17th Century to the present day in Aberdeen
Aberdeen University Law School Ranks Highly
Energy Law by LLM Guide, lists Aberdeen's LLM Energy Law programme in the top 10 of their Energy Law 2019 Guide which provides guidance on Masters of Laws Programmes worldwide.
Local MP gives insight into life after graduation at careers event
Kirsty Blackman, MP for Aberdeen North, was among a panel of speakers invited to share her experience of life after graduation at a careers event at the University last week.
New Aberdeen Vice-Principal among University academics recognised by RSE
Professor Karl Leydecker is among four University of Aberdeen academics elected to Scotland's prestigious learned organisation, The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), on his very first day as Senior Vice-Principal.
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