The Bridge

The Bridge is the annual University of Dundee magazine for alumni and friends. It features stories and achievements from the University, its alumni and many of its supporters. This latest edition, published in June 2023, is out now in print and digital.

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Welcome from the Principal

Welcome to this year's edition of The Bridge, our annual magazine focused on the achievements of our alumni, our many supporters, and the University itself.
Principal's welcome


Alessio Ciulli wearing a lab coat in the laboratory
View Innovating for the city


The University’s new Centre for Targeted Protein Degradation (CeTPD) is not only raising hopes of treating diseases previously thought to be undruggable but is also part of a range of developments helping to transform the city of Dundee.

Published on 14 July 2023

Alumini team holding banner of University of Dundee
View A touch of tartan


From Dundee to New York, tartan is a hot topic of conversation for the University and V&A Dundee this year with a celebration of the Scottish fabric at home and abroad.

Published on 14 July 2023

Tim Eicke wearing blue gown
View From Dundee to Strasbourg


English Law LLB alumnus Judge Tim Eicke KC, the UK Judge at the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR), returned to the University in February to give a lecture on Crises in Europe: a view from the Strasbourg Court.

Published on 14 July 2023

Tricia and Philip stood in front of water and mountain view behind
View Lab-designed love


A 'smelly old chemistry lab' might seem an unpromising location for romance, but it was in such a place that Professor Sir Philip Cohen met his future wife, Tricia. The couple would go on to develop what was an underappreciated field of research.

Published on 14 July 2023


The University’s Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification has a long and rich history, dating back to 1889. Join us as we look back on how teaching Anatomy has changed over the years.

Published on 14 July 2023

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