February 2020 news
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City Deal signing: Major step forward for University-led projects
Two landmark projects led by the University of Stirling have today taken a major step forward – following the signing of the Stirling and Clackmannanshire City Region Deal.
Experts welcome heading ban for under-11s – but insist more needs to be done
Experts from the University of Stirling have welcomed news that heading footballs will no longer form part of training sessions for under-11s in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Funding boost to bridge the gap between play and study
A new research project led by the University of Stirling will highlight the benefits and skills gained from playing bridge.
Royal honour for the University of Stirling
The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall have bestowed the UK’s highest academic honour upon the University of Stirling’s Institute of Aquaculture.
MSPs celebrate the 40th anniversary of Stirling’s Institute for Social Marketing and Health
The Scottish Parliament is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the University of Stirling’s Institute for Social Marketing and Health – praising its contribution to the development of public health policy.
Footballers crowned kings in the north after BUCS victory
The University of Stirling men’s football team won their first league title since 2013 yesterday as they defeated Nottingham Trent University 1-0 to become BUCS Premier North champions.
Study to investigate energy challenges in Scottish town
A new study led by the University of Stirling is seeking to understand the everyday energy challenges facing one of Scotland’s most disadvantaged areas.