December 2017 news
Archive news stories
A renowned University of Stirling economics expert has been awarded a CBE in the latest New Year’s Honours list.
The first UK-wide analysis of postgraduate courses in English Language Teaching – led by University of Stirling academics – has revealed key factors in attracting new students.
Protecting the health of the world’s 18 million aquaculture workers will be the focus of a new project led by a University of Stirling academic.
University of Stirling swimmer Duncan Scott has returned from the European Short Course Championships in Denmark with two bronze medals.
A child’s attention and memory improves after exercise according to new research conducted by primary school pupils and supported by the Universities of Stirling and Edinburgh.
Experts from the University of Stirling’s world-renowned Institute of Aquaculture have visited local primary schools to teach children about the benefits of eating fish.
A University of Stirling academic has been recognised for her work in gender and disability equality.
Contrary to the old saying ‘pride comes before a fall’ the opposite appears to be true, according to a study published in the Christmas issue of The BMJ.
Young people are three times less likely to try cigarettes branded with ‘Smoking kills’ than the plain product, to new research.
Hate crimes against LGBT+ residents in deprived neighbourhoods risk going unrecorded because housing associations rarely enquire about tenants’ sexual or gender identity, research has found.
A new landmark study conducted by the University of Stirling will empower policymakers to improve the lives of Scotland’s older population by providing them with a comprehensive insight into the economic, health and social circumstances of people over 50.
Summer black truffles – one of the world’s most expensive ingredients – have been successfully cultivated in Scotland for the first time by a University of Stirling academic.
Three University of Stirling tennis scholars have won the 'the world event of university tennis' with Team GB after defeating the USA in the final of the BNP Paribas Master'U in Lille.
A research project coordinated by the University of Stirling’s Institute of Aquaculture has received a prestigious award in recognition of its work in the Atlantic Ocean.
Experts at the University of Stirling will play a key role in a two-year project to develop advanced insect processing solutions for aquafeed.
University of Stirling’s Deputy Principal for Internationalisation and Graduate Studies, Professor Leigh Sparks, has joined a delegation of senior leaders from Scotland’s higher education sector on an official visit to India.
Over 100 festive runners donned their Santa hats at the University of Stirling to take part in the annual Santa Dash around campus.
An award-winning author and the first director of the Macrobert Arts Centre have both spoken of their pride after receiving honorary degrees at the University of Stirling.