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What success looks like. It’s not what you think…

What success looks like. It’s not what you think…

In a quick-fix world where even your plumber is only 11 digits away, success often seems that it should be given or at least come easily. However, success whether it is academic or personal (like cutting weight) takes time and in this day and age patience is becoming... read more
Nominations Open for The DUSA Awards 2015/16

Nominations Open for The DUSA Awards 2015/16

It’s that time of the year again! The time when we recognise and reward people and groups that put huge amount of work making sure you have fantastic opportunities outside your classroom and are represented well. The nominations for society, volunteering and... read more
A Date With History | LGBT+ History Month

A Date With History | LGBT+ History Month

Students at the University of Dundee will be celebrating LGBT+ History month throughout February. The DULGBT+ Society’s Facebook event will be consistently updated with details of all the events, so don’t forget to click ‘interested’ and keep... read more
Student Lead Teaching Awards

Student Lead Teaching Awards

Do you have a lecturer that goes above and beyond the call of duty? Or do they give great feedback on assessment? Is their method of teaching innovative? Or are they overall an inspiration to yourself and/or others? If any of the above applies to any of your academic... read more
DUSA Election Training and Advice Sessions

DUSA Election Training and Advice Sessions

If you are thinking of running for any position in the upcoming DUSA Elections, come along to one of our training and advice sessions. The election season is happening this March. To help you prepare we have organised four key info sessions for any UoD student who is... read more
An Open Letter of Thanks to Brian Cox

An Open Letter of Thanks to Brian Cox

Known for his roles in the Bourne trilogy, Troy and X-Men, Brian Cox has served the University of Dundee and the students for the past six years. On Monday, we announced our new Rector, Mark Beaumont and even though I cannot wait to work with Mark, a part of me feels... read more
Mark Beaumont declared Rector of the University of Dundee

Mark Beaumont declared Rector of the University of Dundee

Mark Beaumont, the man who cycled the world and has completed a host of long-distance adventures, has been named the new Rector of the University of Dundee. Mark, who attended school in Dundee, assumes the role of Rector with immediate effect. He was elected unopposed... read more
“FREE CAKE EVERY DAY” – How would you run DUSA?

“FREE CAKE EVERY DAY” – How would you run DUSA?

“Who are you kidding. The Student President doesn’t have real power.” Anonymous Sadly, he does! Along with his 6 other student executive, voted into office in July by students almost a year ago, he/she decides what happens in DUSA (within reason!) We... read more
Dundee Students Awarded For Their Charity Work

Dundee Students Awarded For Their Charity Work

Last summer a team of 16 Abertay, Dundee and Dundee college students set out with the charity Childreach International to help build an education centre in a small village in the middle of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco. This education centre would be used by... read more
Society Events Coming The December

Society Events Coming The December

LIP Theatre – Future Tense 1st-3rd December – 7pm – Mono – £3 (students) or £4 (non-students) Step back in time… Go forwards; maybe stay right where you are if that’s what you prefer! LIP Theatre Company’s new and original sketch show is bound for the stars and... read more
Nominate Your New Rector

Nominate Your New Rector

What are the Rector elections?   This academic year students have the opportunity to nominate and vote for the next Rector of the University of Dundee. The position of the “Rector” ensures students have an independent voice on the highest decision making bodies... read more

DUSA Stands With Medical Students

DUSA has come out against recent government proposal over Junior Doctors contracts amid concerns that the proposals are unsafe and unfair, and will likely see many junior doctors facing a very real pay cut despite already earning less than the majority of the public.... read more
Join the Student Forum

Join the Student Forum

Have you always wanted your voice heard on campus but not had the time to stand for election? Well, the Student Forum is for you! The Student Forum is an opportunity for those of you who struggle to or who have not traditionally engaged to have their voices heard. We... read more
Society Events Coming This November

Society Events Coming This November

LIP Theatre - Twelfth night 17th/18th/21st/24th November – 6pm/6pm/2pm/6pm – £4/£5 Entry LIP Theatre Company presents a modern reinterpretation of Shakespeare’s classic comedy. Set in the blitzed-out city of Illyria, the play follows Viola, a ship-wrecked... read more
Book a ReFreshers Fayre Stall Now

Book a ReFreshers Fayre Stall Now

On the 23rd January 2016, the Refreshers’ and Accommodation Fayre returns! With almost 3000 students expected to attend, this event is a great opportunity to re-engage or introduce new people to your society. Most societies gain new members from the event and of... read more
Eating Disorders – Let’s Talk About It

Eating Disorders – Let’s Talk About It

If you are a Dundee student who has experienced an eating disorder, we encourage you to come along and hear Beat Young Ambassadors Katie, Emma, Kathryn and Sophie share their life experience of eating disorders and their stories of recovery. Beat is the UK’s leading... read more
8 Society Events Coming This October

8 Society Events Coming This October

Mental Health Society - Halloween pub quiz 28th October, 7pm, Air bar The first Mental Health Society’s pub quiz of the year! A list of fantastic prizes including tickets to the sell-out event – Halloween at DUSA The Union and prizes for the best dressed! Starts... read more
It’s Academic Skills Week

It’s Academic Skills Week

We’ve joined up with CASTLE to bring you a whole week of workshops on building those academic abilities and hack your way to an ‘A’. Come along and enhance your skills to boost your grades! Check out the programme: 12noon Monday –... read more
SRC Elections Are Open Now!

SRC Elections Are Open Now!

The nominations are in for a democratically elected Student Representative Council. The elected nominees will become your collective voice at the University of Dundee, making decisions and passing motions that will influence life on campus. Ensure the right people are... read more

Getting to know Dundee

Stephen Fry Quote – “Dundee setting is probably more extraordinary than any other city in the UK. It is about as ideal-ludicrously ideal – as any setting could be. Dundee – one city, many discoveries Dundee is the best student city to live... read more