Public Engagement Newsletter

This month’s Public Engagement newsletter shed the light on some of Dundee University’s news and achievements from the end of last year running into 2021. In December 2020 Dundee University became the first university in Scotland to receive a Gold Engage Watermark in recognition got their public engagement. This award is given to universities for…

Christmas with DUSA

With this year having a massive impact on everyone and the Christmas holidays fast approaching, a few of us won’t be able to make it home to spend the holidays with our families. To combat loneliness, DUSA have partnered up with Student Services to offer support where they can and for the first time, they…

University of Dundee wins Gold Engage Watermark

Great news! The University of Dundee has been awarded the Gold Engage Watermark from National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement in recognition of their commitment to public engagement We are very proud to be the first university in Scotland, and only the third in UK, to be awarded a Gold Engage Watermark the highest accolade from the National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement…

A Sketch of the Universe – new online exhibition

While our physical exhibition spaces have been closed, the University’s Museum Services have been curating online exhibitions using Art UK’s new Curations platform. The latest exhibition highlights the extraordinary artistic influence of Dundee’s first Professor of Biology, D’Arcy Thompson (1860-1948). Partly based on the exhibition A Sketch of the Universe curated by Matthew Jarron at…