Bandanese Massacre of 1621

This past month Dr Martine Van Ittersum, Senior Lecturer in History took part in an International Roundtable discussion on the Banadanese Massacre of 1621. Dr Ittersum will also be appearing in a series of two programmes written and presented by Billy Kay which celebrate Scotland’s historic links with the Flemish and Dutch people. They aired on…Continue Reading Bandanese Massacre of 1621

Rewilding Dundee

The Botanic Gardens would like to encourage you to take part in this simple idea which has a huge impact. They are asking each garden in Dundee to adopt a wildlife friendly approach to maintain their patch, allowing the community to take part in a larger project “Rewild Dundee”. This project was started by @russaveryconsulting…Continue Reading Rewilding Dundee

Dundee’s Hidden History: City’s underground route revealed

We’re excited to share with you this plan of Dundee’s underground from 1908. Dr Kenneth Baxter from the University Archives explains how this ambitious plan was finally realised in 1908 with funding from the Baxter family, who also donated the money to found University College Dundee. Designed by the then city architect Joseph King, the…Continue Reading Dundee’s Hidden History: City’s underground route revealed

Saturday Series 2021: Inequalities in Healthcare

This week’s Saturday series will explore the importance of addressing inequalities in healthcare. Professor Ruthe Freeman, Co-Director of the Dental Services Research Unit will lead a panel discussion in considering how dentistry can act as a driver for social injustice and inclusion. She will be joined by Niall McGoldrick, Dr Andrea Rodriguez, Dr Matthew Maycock…Continue Reading Saturday Series 2021: Inequalities in Healthcare

Celebrating Holy Week

Starting tomorrow, Dundee University Music will be putting on some choral music each night this week at 5.15pm to mark Holy Week. Itinerary Monday – Crucifixus by Lotti Tuesday – Stabat Mater (mvts 1 – 4) by Pergolesi Wednesday – Stabat Mater (mvts 5 – 8) Thursday – Stabat Mater (mvts 9 – 12) Friday…Continue Reading Celebrating Holy Week