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Social Science students shine in Dundee Plus + awards

Students in the The University of Dundee’s School of Social Science have excelled in this year’s ‘Dundee plus’ awards. The aim of Dundee Plus award is to encourage students to develop and articulate skills though participation in extra-curricular activities, which are recognised by the Dundee Plus Award. Students can register for Dundee Plus and start reviewing their skills, setting goals and identifyin...

Our Psychology students do it again!

Two of our final year students have won awards for their contributions to the life of the University. The awards were given by the Dundee University Student Union (DUSA) at a gala evening. Gillian Howieson (right) won her award for her dedication in contributing to the running of DUSA. Eilidh Rankin won her award for her work as President of the University of Dundee Mental Health Society. Congratulations to both!...

Exploring Marginalisation through using Qualitative Methods

On the 25th and 26th April, Nick Hopkins led a two day intensive workshop on the use of qualitative methods to address Social Psychological dimensions of marginalisation. The venue was UNIL (Université de Lausanne) and the participants were PhD students engaged in research at Lausanne or Geneva. Over a series of eight sessions, participants explored general issues concerning the utility of qualitative methods in Social ...