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What is Academic Misconduct?

What is Academic Misconduct? The question most students aren’t asking until they accidentally commit an offence. "You need to come in to discuss a suspected case of academic misconduct in your recent assignment" are the words no students wants to read. All...

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12 Things to Recap from Freshers Week

Hello! Sofia here, your VPSA! This time I am taking over the blog to recap all the amazing things that happened during your Freshers' Week! Hey! It's already the beginning of October, and you've managed to survive! University is not so scary after all!...

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President Update: VPSW Hijack

Surprise, it’s Caroline not Sean! It's been a while since you've heard from the President but I promise that doesn't mean we Exec have been sitting on our backsides doing nothing. This week I have hijacked Sean's blog to let you know a little about our...

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President’s Update: 9 Things We Did For You This Week

Hello and Welcome to your third weekly instalment of the DUSA President’s Update. This week I thought I would try something new – third time lucky and all – so in the spirit of Buzzfeed, here are 9 things your DUSA Executive have done for you this week. 1. Buses from...

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University of Dundee Ranked 9th in UK!

You may have seen or heard about the results of the National Student Survey which were announced today. The University of Dundee was ranked 2nd in Scotland and 9th in the UK for overall student satisfaction. This is a terrific performance that shows that...

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President Update: Another Busy Week at DUSA

Hello and welcome to your second Presidential update! This past week my team and I have been hard at work breaking down the National Student Survey (NSS) results – which you will see on the 9th August – and organising the Student Representation Council...

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DUSA Stands With Our Trans Community

Dear UoD students, Today your Facebook, Twitter, and most likely conversations will have been filled with the ongoing Trump rhetoric. So, what is he up to this time? Although you would think it is more difficult to run backwards, the Republican party of the USA seems...

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Update from President: Hello!

Welcome to the first news article from your new President. I hope to write an article every week so that you know exactly what my team and I are doing. We came into office on the 3rd July and have been finding our feet since. Ellen, your Vice-President of Academia,...

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Meet Your DUSA Exec 2017-18

Hello, my role is to manage and oversee all student representation on campus as well as all the activities and campaigns here at DUSA. I work closely with the University representing students views across dozens of committees. A lot of my time is spent taking the...

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2017 SLTA Winners

This week DUSA celebrated the lecturers who help make our university the best in Scotland, at our annual Student Led Teaching Awards. With almost 200 nominations this year, shortlisting those nominated by our student body was no easy task for our panel. Each...

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We Need to Talk About Kevin

Outgoing Deputy President Kevin Burns is ditching the desk for the track as he takes on the Belfast Marathon on the 1st May. We caught up with him to find out why exactly he’s putting trainers to tarmac. Why are you running? Officially, I wanted to make a material...

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