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    Dare ProtoPlay is back!

    Scotland’s biggest video games festival returns to Dundee’s Caird Hall and City Square from Thursday 13 to Sunday 16 August. Free fun for all the family! Full Story >>

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    VIDEO: Summer Graduation

    Congratulations to everyone who graduated this summer! Catch up on all the celebrations - and spot your friends and family - with our video of the big day. Full Story >>

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    Game on!

    Abertay University graduate company Space Budgie has been selected to take part in Game On 2.0, the biggest exhibition of playable computer games in the world. Full Story >>

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    The Refugee Film Festival this week at Abertay

    A brand new film festival is getting underway at Abertay this week. The Refugee Film Festival has been designed to celebrate the contribution refugees make to the richness and vibrancy of life in Scotland and will feature films by - among others - acclaimed directors Ken Loach, Stephen Frears and Michael Winterbottom. Full Story >>

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    The ERASMUS student exchange programme

    Here at Abertay we're involved in the Erasmus exchange programme, which offers students the chance to study abroad at other European institutions. We are currently hosting four exchange students from Europe and have students of our own studying in Lapland and in Malta. You could do this too! Read on to find out more. Full Story >>

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    Pollution, pressure and play

    Join us for an exciting evening where three of our leading researchers will discuss water pollution, using high pressure as an alternative to cooking, and the growth of computer games. Full Story >>

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    Hacking the election

    What can social media tell us about politics? Abertay students recently won the first ever RGU Hack with software which analyses huge volumes of Twitter messages. Full Story >>

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    Playing on the Edge of Chaos

    Karl Inglott recently started a fully funded PhD studentship, fulfilling a lifelong ambition born from a very challenging childhood. Here Karl tells us more about how Abertay has helped him realise this dream. Full Story >>

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    Iraq War event this Friday

    Al Jazeera and BBC journalists who reported on the invasion of Iraq in 2003 will speak at Abertay University this Friday, in an event open to the public. Full Story >>

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    Project Pie opening in Dundee

    Abertay graduate and entrepreneur Niall Howard is opening a new pizza eaterie in Dundee this weekend, bringing a successful design-your-own-pizza chain to the UK from America. Full Story >>

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    VIDEO: Burns Supper

    Did you miss the Abertay Students' Association Burns Supper? Relive all the fun - and hear more from our local and international participants. Full Story >>

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    Graduate stories – gaming for good

    Abertay graduate Jude Ower founded Playmob to use video gaming to raise money for charity. Here she discusses her journey – and the London launch of the Abertay Alumni Network where she’ll be speaking. Full Story >>

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    Video highlights of 2014

    As we start a new year, we look back at the video highlights of 2014 - 3D printed soil, two Graduation days, a Northern Lights Ceilidh and much more! Full Story >>

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    VIDEO: Winter Graduation

    Congratulations to everyone who graduated last week! Catch up on all the celebrations - and spot your friends and family - with our video of the big day. Full Story >>


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