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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

It's an exciting day at DUSA The Union as your newly elected DUSA Exec take office. Every year we let you vote for the students who represent you at the highest level of the University of Dundee - ensuring your student needs are met. Your eight DUSA Exec members can...

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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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Staying Safe on a Night Out

Keep Your Drink Spike Free Here are some tips to prevent the spiking of your drink: Don’t leave your drink unattended Keep an eye on your drink, as well as your friends’ drink Don’t accept a drink if you haven’t seen it poured or opened If you think that your drink...

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Annual General Meeting 2017

Join the AGM at 5pm on Tuesday 7th March in the D'Arcy Thomson Lecture Theatre, Tower Building. DUSA's Annual General Meeting (AGM) is your opportunity to find out what your Students’ Association is doing for you and what it has achieved this year. As a registered...

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