17 Oct 2017

Employee Ownership Launched at STAR-Dundee

Aerospace engineering company selects employee ownership to secure future and root business in Dundee STAR-Dundee, a world leading provider of spacecraft on-board data handling network technology for the aerospace industry, recently completed its transition to employee ownership. STAR-Dundee is an aerospace engineering company which designs electronic components and test equipment for spacecraft. Operating from a beautiful townhouse close to the University of Dundee from which the company spun out in 2002, STAR-Dundee provides the international space agencies and space industry with important equipment. Te...

Employee Ownership Launched at STAR-Dundee

11 Oct 2017

Trending: #ThinkAskAct

Trending: #ThinkAskAct Hi everyone, This is a short blog about our hashtag #ThinkAskAct, which you probably have noticed in most of our content both on social media and design media as well. Truth be told we’ve come up with this idea only this year, and so far so good, if anything it has been encouraging to see that people online have started incorporating it in their posts when they refer to us and our activity.  Purpose The thinking process that went behind this initiative was along the lines of us wanting to symbolize CoE’s activity with a phrase which would make us traceable online but...

Trending: #ThinkAskAct

26 Sep 2017

Taster Session and Enterprise Challenge 2017

Taster Session 2017 and participation for the Enterprise Challenge looks promising! Hi everyone, I hope that this new academic year is treating you well so far – and for those of you who are not students I hope that this finds you well regardless of what you are doing at this point in your life. This blog is about the Taster Session 2017 which took place on the 14th of September, as well as the start of the Enterprise Challenge for this semester. So, since the takeover of the student team by its new members (if you’re not familiar with us, make sure to read our previous blog which is entirely d...

Taster Session and Enterprise Challenge 2017

15 Sep 2017

Through thick and thin

THROUGH THICK AND THIN - A blog about teamwork Back at you with another blog! This one is about our "team-building activity" day, where some heavy thinking and physical lifting took place - or not really.  So essentially camo onesies happened (which I wan't too pleased about), in a wet green field, on a cold semi-rainy day. By the intro of this blog I am not really selling it to you now am I? Well, I wasn't sold on the idea either and I feel like I speak for the majority of our team’s members. However, it is known that team-building activities foster better cooperation among team members, makin...

Through thick and thin

3 Sep 2017

New Centre of Entrepreneurship

New Academic Year, New Centre of Entrepreneurship! Hi everyone,  First and foremost, welcome back to the University of Dundee for this new academic year! Whether you’re a student or a member of staff or none of the two, I hope that you have had a lovely summer and that you are all ready and excited for this coming year.   Secondly, allow me to introduce myself to you as I am one of the new members behind the Centre of Entrepreneurship’s (CoE) team. My name is Carla and I am in my 4th year fo...

New Centre of Entrepreneurship