August 2020 news

Care homes in England had greatest increase in excess deaths at height of the COVID-19 pandemic

Care homes in England experienced the highest increase in excess deaths at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic compared to those in the rest of the UK, according to new research.

Care homes in England had greatest increase in excess deaths at height of the COVID-19 pandemic

Stirling students lead charity campaign to support Coronavirus appeal

Students at the University of Stirling are being praised after turning their talents to support an international fundraising appeal launched in the wake of COVID-19.

Stirling students lead charity campaign to support Coronavirus appeal

Education professor to lead Scottish Government review into exam failings

A leading education expert from the University of Stirling is to lead an independent review in to the handling of this year’s Scottish school exam results.

Education professor to lead Scottish Government review into exam failings

Lecturer to swim 7 lochs to raise funds for students hit by COVID-19

A University of Stirling lecturer is set to swim 7 lochs in 7 days in a bid to raise funds to support students struck by financial hardship due to COVID-19.

Lecturer to swim 7 lochs to raise funds for students hit by COVID-19

Replicas are also ‘the real thing’ say researchers

Heritage specialists at the University of Stirling are calling on those who create, use and care for replicas to rethink their approaches after launching a new website to promote recognition of their authenticity, value and significance

Replicas are also ‘the real thing’ say researchers

Five studies launched into drug-related harms and deaths

Experts from the University of Stirling have launched five interdisciplinary research projects to address drug-related harms and deaths in Scotland.

Five studies launched into drug-related harms and deaths