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2017

International biogas event looks to future

International biogas event looks to future

Abertay's Urban Water Technology Centre will host the three-day workshop

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Businesses invited to Spanish energy expert talk

Businesses invited to Spanish energy expert talk

Dr Francisco Rosique will deliver two presentations at Dundee Business School

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Police reveal

Police reveal 'missing' statistics at conference

Police Scotland were at Abertay to unveil new figures on missing persons investigations

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Facial ageing research at

Facial ageing research at 'missing' conference

Image of what missing toddler Ben Needham may now look like will be unveiled at Abertay

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Feather fingerprint research presented to conference

Feather fingerprint research presented to conference

The pioneering work could have a positive impact on wildlife crime

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Interpol DNA specialist to speak at Abertay

Interpol DNA specialist to speak at Abertay

Dr Susan Hitchin will call for data sharing on missing persons' issues at a major conference in Dundee

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Professor calls for

Professor calls for 'fake news' education

Alex Law wants media literacy lessons for 'turbulent times'

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Dame Anne Glover opens £3.5m labs

Dame Anne Glover opens £3.5m labs

The former Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland praised the "investment in the future of Scottish science"

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Eilidh scoops award for PTSD game

Eilidh scoops award for PTSD game

The fourth year was handed a Virtual Reality game design kit

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Seaweed beer created in new £3.5m labs

Seaweed beer created in new £3.5m labs

Abertay's new labs will be used for Food and Drink, Forensics and Biomedical Sciences

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Fellowship for disability sport pioneer

Fellowship for disability sport pioneer

The University welcomed four new Honorary Fellows during a campus ceremony

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Research seeks to enhance fruity flavours in whisky

Research seeks to enhance fruity flavours in whisky

The PhD studentship has the potential to open new markets for Scotland's national drink

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Abertay surges in Guardian guide rankings

Abertay surges in Guardian guide rankings

Abertay records the biggest increase of any Scottish university

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New £3.5m science labs to be unveiled

New £3.5m science labs to be unveiled

Dame Anne Glover will officially open the labs on May 30

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Abertay marks Nurses

Abertay marks Nurses' Day

Abertay colleagues have come together to mark International Nurses’ Day.

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Police trained in cybersecurity game

Police trained in cybersecurity game

Around 100 officers have tested the new system co-created by Abertay

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Teaching Excellence Framework success for Abertay

Teaching Excellence Framework success for Abertay

Abertay secures Silver in the important new measure

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Abertay awarded Race Equality Charter Mark

Abertay awarded Race Equality Charter Mark

Abertay has been awarded a Race Equality Charter Mark – the first University in Scotland to achieve the recognition.

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Abertay graduate launches Dundee

Abertay graduate launches Dundee's first gin

An Abertay University graduate who once hired the Spice Girls to launch McLaren’s iconic Formula One racing brand is now changing lanes to break into the Scottish gin market.

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Dare Schools Team Challenge 2017

Dare Schools Team Challenge 2017

The winners have been announced

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Abertay takes on rain garden project

Abertay takes on rain garden project

The University worked with primary school children in the west of Scotland to highlight sustainable drainage and environmental issues

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Abertay launches first law scholarship

Abertay launches first law scholarship

The one-year package is sponsored by Thorntons Law

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Work begins on £4m library upgrade

Work begins on £4m library upgrade

Work has begun on a £4million state-of-the-art upgrade to Abertay University’s library.

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STEM gallery to honour war hero former student

STEM gallery to honour war hero former student

First female British marine engineer Victoria Drummond will be included in gallery

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Abertay team on a green mission

Abertay team on a green mission

Staff and students have taken on an allotment and hope to provide fresh produce across campus.

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Abertay students win award in Stuttgart

Abertay students win award in Stuttgart

A team of students from Abertay University who travelled to Stuttgart to take part in a business competition have scooped a top award.

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Dare Academy finalists revealed

Dare Academy finalists revealed

An industry panel selected six student teams for the computer games design competition

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Abertay graduate honoured by NHS

Abertay graduate honoured by NHS

An Abertay University graduate has been recognised for his outstanding work with the NHS at a glittering awards ceremony.

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Abertay creatives involved in Dundee Design Festival

Abertay creatives involved in Dundee Design Festival

Staff and students will host workshops and give talks over the next two weeks

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Poster competition to find Unsung Heroes of STEM

Poster competition to find Unsung Heroes of STEM

Abertay is hosting an event as part of International Women in Engineering Day.

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International conference on

International conference on 'missing' issues

The Abertay event will explore key missing person issues such as dementia, child exploitation and body recovery.

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Expert forum to investigate water issues

Expert forum to investigate water issues

The SAGES group will meet at Abertay to formulate responses to urgent global water crises.

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Digital Graduate Show draws large crowds

Digital Graduate Show draws large crowds

This year's ADGS was the biggest ever staged at Abertay.

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Food and Drink degree show a success

Food and Drink degree show a success

More than 30 posters showing projects were viewed by academics, students and their family and friends

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Abertay Digital Graduate Show goes live!

Abertay Digital Graduate Show goes live!

More than 150 student projects on show including a game that tackles PTSD

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Science division stages graduate showcase

Science division stages graduate showcase

The annual poster presentation covered forensic and biomedical science projects

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Final line-up confirmed for Games PechaKucha

Final line-up confirmed for Games PechaKucha

Ubisoft art director Liam Wong will fly in from Montreal for the event

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Digital dress student hails Graduate Show

Digital dress student hails Graduate Show

Ilona Gatherer now working at Tatler after successful Abertay degree

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Abertay courses climb rankings in Uni Guide

Abertay courses climb rankings in Uni Guide

Abertay courses have enjoyed substantial improvements according to the latest Complete University Guide.

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Relaxation game at Grad Show Business Breakfast

Relaxation game at Grad Show Business Breakfast

The makers of Glaze will give a talk as part of the Abertay Digital Graduate Show Business Breakfast

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New China hub to prepare students for Abertay

New China hub to prepare students for Abertay

Pixseed Institute of Digital Art has been officially opened in Beijing

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Talk will explore science behind food industry

Talk will explore science behind food industry

Dr John Grigor will present at Cafe Science

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Triple awards success for games students

Triple awards success for games students

Abertay performs well in trio of major competitions

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Abertay lecturer made Guggenheim Fellow

Abertay lecturer made Guggenheim Fellow

An Abertay University lecturer has received a highly prestigious award, having been made a Guggenheim Fellow in the Fine Arts.

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Dundee MSP backs Heart Tay Heart at Abertay event

Dundee MSP backs Heart Tay Heart at Abertay event

Dundee MSP Shona Robison has spoken of her commitment to help those with mental health issues “get the right help at the right time”.

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Amazing line up for Abertay Digital Graduate Show

Amazing line up for Abertay Digital Graduate Show

A special exhibition paying tribute to graduates who changed the games industry is among a host of cultural, artistic and family attractions confirmed for the Abertay Digital Graduate Show.

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Hockey star bounced back from equestrian fall

Hockey star bounced back from equestrian fall

Katie Robertson switched sports after a serious showjumping accident

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Business students design call lab of future

Business students design call lab of future

Dundee Business School used gamification to improve BT's workplace environment

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Funded places for Mental Health Nursing Programme

Funded places for Mental Health Nursing Programme

Abertay is offering four funded places for its Masters by Research programme

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Student scoops national food science prize

Student scoops national food science prize

Aimee Dale took first place in the Young Scientist Competition from the Institute of Food Science and Technology

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Graduates celebrate Women in Games honour

Graduates celebrate Women in Games honour

Three Abertay alumni have been named ambassadors for their industry

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Forensics students enjoy awards success

Forensics students enjoy awards success

Teams travelled to Liverpool to take part in the National Forensic Science Competition.

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BAFTA win for Abertay games team

BAFTA win for Abertay games team

Bluedoor Games scooped the Ones to Watch award at the BAFTA Games Awards in London

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Prestigious judging panel for new Dare Academy

Prestigious judging panel for new Dare Academy

The fresh games design competition is now live

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Report calls for missing children protection

Report calls for missing children protection

Abertay academic co-authored European research

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Scotland

Scotland's oldest graduate bids to return to Abertay

Alec Stewart wants to enrol on an incredible ninth degree, aged 87

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Graduates return for 20 Years of Games Pecha Kucha

Graduates return for 20 Years of Games Pecha Kucha

A special evening of quick-fire talks will be staged during Abertay Digital Graduate Show

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Games courses included on BAFTA list

Games courses included on BAFTA list

MProf listed on scholarship programme

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Study shows self-evaluation influences facial memory

Study shows self-evaluation influences facial memory

The psychology research found attractive women are better at remembering good-looking men

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Malaysian links boosted by exchange deal extension

Malaysian links boosted by exchange deal extension

Abertay's long partnership with SEGi is expanding and evolving

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Business Food Jam to explore food poverty solutions

Business Food Jam to explore food poverty solutions

Dundee Business School will host the enterprise and networking event

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Walking football enriches lives

Walking football enriches lives

Abertay conducts research into mental health issues

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Abertay games courses ranked best in Europe

Abertay games courses ranked best in Europe

The Princeton Review also ranked postgraduate courses in the World Top 10

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Marathon uncle Stuart pushed to the max for Maisie

Marathon uncle Stuart pushed to the max for Maisie

The runner is raising funds for a service used by his disabled niece

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Research shows fingerprints on the move

Research shows fingerprints on the move

Abertay forensics project shows latent prints move across surfaces

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Health benefits of dance explored in expert talk

Health benefits of dance explored in expert talk

Former ballet master Andrew Greenwood spoke at the Hannah Maclure Centre

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Abertay credited in Sunday Times city guide

Abertay credited in Sunday Times city guide

Abertay University has been credited with creating “a city fizzing with energy and attitude” in a new Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide.

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Events announced for Abertay Digital Graduate Show

Events announced for Abertay Digital Graduate Show

ADGS will be the cornerstone event for 20 Years of Games

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Kenny to take on poignant marathon run

Kenny to take on poignant marathon run

The computer arts academic is raising funds in memory of his late father and best man

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International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Abertay is today marking International Women’s Day by celebrating our inspirational females.

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Movie screening for Women in Science Festival

Movie screening for Women in Science Festival

Dr Rebecca Wade to give a talk ahead of Interstellar

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Former Scenes of Crime officer passing on expertise

Former Scenes of Crime officer passing on expertise

Neil Coupar worked on 9/11, the Christmas Tsunamis and the Arbroath 'Head on the Beach' murder

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BAFTA visit amid 20 Years of Games celebrations

BAFTA visit amid 20 Years of Games celebrations

Call for next year's BAFTA Young Games Designers now live

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International ballet dancer to host talk at Abertay

International ballet dancer to host talk at Abertay

Andrew Greenwood will present a lecture on his dance for heath work

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Tragic solider

Tragic solider's story told through digital comic

Project with Nine Trades a success

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Ethical Hackers host Securi-Tay 2017

Ethical Hackers host Securi-Tay 2017

More than 350 attend conference

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Abertay student proves child’s toy can be hacked

Abertay student proves child’s toy can be hacked

An Abertay student has carried out ground-breaking hacking work showing how an innocent child’s toy could be transformed into an offensive ‘talking Chucky’ doll.

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Abertay partnership wins innovation award

Abertay partnership wins innovation award

A partnership between Abertay University and a Fife fruit and vegetable wholesaler has enjoyed double success at a prestigious awards ceremony.

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Teams prepare for Varsity battle

Teams prepare for Varsity battle

Abertay and Dundee universities will compete in March

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Abertay Space Agency chasing record

Abertay Space Agency chasing record

The group's project will see pictures taken from a balloon in space.

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Abertay student to promote gender diversity in games

Abertay student to promote gender diversity in games

Abertay's Mona Bozdog will promote gender diversity at San Francisco's Game Developers Conference after securing a grant worth thousands of pounds from the IGDA Foundation.

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GCHQ expert attends Walter McNicol lecture

GCHQ expert attends Walter McNicol lecture

Event with focus on cybersecurity attended by 300 people

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Success for £500,000 fertility study

Success for £500,000 fertility study

The collaborative project is exploring the causes of male infertility.

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Abertay

Abertay 'invincibles' celebrate league triumphs

Netball and badminton teams unbeaten all season.

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Global kissing study launched on Valentine

Global kissing study launched on Valentine's Day

Abertay survey will ask at what point people say 'I love you.

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Food and drink projects shortlisted for award

Food and drink projects shortlisted for award

Abertay University food and drink projects have been shortlisted as the two finalists for Innovation of the Year at the prestigious 2017 Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards.

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Sport used as hook to engage 40,000 participants

Sport used as hook to engage 40,000 participants

Dundee Academy of Sport is celebrating a landmark achievement

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Abertay student selected for Rugby League World Cup

Abertay student selected for Rugby League World Cup

An Abertay student has battled back from serious injury to be selected for the Student Rugby League World Cup in Australia.

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New fingerprint chamber has cold case potential

New fingerprint chamber has cold case potential

The VMD machine has been installed in the new £3.5m science labs

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Cream of UK sales talent to shine at Abertay

Cream of UK sales talent to shine at Abertay

The Salesforce Scottish Open Sales Competition is coming to Dundee

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Abertay launches £5m international fisheries bid

Abertay launches £5m international fisheries bid

Work from Dr Constantinos Stathopoulos could have major impact for Vietnam.

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Statement on the Teaching Excellence Framework

Statement on the Teaching Excellence Framework

Abertay University will take part in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

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Ethical hackers prepare for Securi-Tay

Ethical hackers prepare for Securi-Tay

More than 350 delegates to attend cyber security conference

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Abertay build links with SEGi

Abertay build links with SEGi

A new development in Abertay University's partnership with one of Malaysia’s biggest private educational institutions could see foreign academics travel to Dundee to benefit from local expertise.

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Biggest Global Game Jam event in Abertay’s history

Biggest Global Game Jam event in Abertay’s history

Abertay staged the biggest Global Game Jam event in the University’s history, signalling the start of celebrations to mark 20 years of video games courses.

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Oor Wullie artist visits creation in his new home

Oor Wullie artist visits creation in his new home

One of the artists behind the iconic Oor Wullie sculptures has visited his creation in its new home at Abertay.

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Abertay academic elected to Royal Society of Arts

Abertay academic elected to Royal Society of Arts

An Abertay University academic has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, joining the likes of Professor Stephen Hawking and Charles Dickens.

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Abertay graduate makes Forbes ’30 under 30’ list

Abertay graduate makes Forbes ’30 under 30’ list

Abertay graduate hails Dare to be Digital after Forbes list prestige

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Reboot for Dare to be Digital

Reboot for Dare to be Digital

Abertay’s Dare to be Digital games design competition will be rebooted as the university celebrates 20 years of games.

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Abertay graduate shortlisted for prestigious award

Abertay graduate shortlisted for prestigious award

An Abertay University graduate has been shortlisted for a prestigious British Education Award.

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Abertay staff member

Abertay staff member's 1000-mile charity challenge

An Abertay University staff member is taking on a gruelling 1,000-mile running challenge to thank those who helped care for her dying mum.

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New podcast tackles gender stereotyping in sport

New podcast tackles gender stereotyping in sport

A new digital initiative from sportscotland will see an Abertay University expert push to break down barriers around gender stereotyping.

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Abertay University student lands top scholarship

Abertay University student lands top scholarship

An Abertay University student will receive the first scholarship offered by a Tayside accountancy firm.

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Abertay offers lowest cost degree in the UK

Abertay offers lowest cost degree in the UK

A new study has found Abertay University offers the best value degree in the UK.

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Global Game Jam marks 20 years of games education

Global Game Jam marks 20 years of games education

Abertay University will stage a major programme of celebrations to mark 20 years of sector-leading games courses – starting with its biggest ever Global Game Jam event.

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Abertay lecturer blogs for Women in Sport Week

Abertay lecturer blogs for Women in Sport Week

Marie Clare Grant reflects on her experiences in sport

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