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Staff news articles published in 2020.

New online training to support mental health awareness now available

A new online course to support awareness and understanding of mental health issues and illnesses is now available for all staff.

Tracey Slaven to take up new post at Aberdeen University

Tracey Slaven, currently Deputy Secretary, Strategic Planning, is to leave the University to take up a post at the University of Aberdeen.

Court meeting: 15 June 2020

The University Court held its most recent meeting by video conference on 15 June.

Senate meeting 7 October 2020: Adaptation and Renewal - Students

All members of staff are warmly invited to the presentation and discussion section of Senate.

Principal’s Innovation Awards winners announced

Seven research projects with transformative potential have been named as the first winners of the inaugural Principal’s Innovation Awards.

An update to the Christmas closure date in 2020

In recognition of all the hard work everyone has put in during what has been such a challenging year, it has been agreed that the University will extend the break over the 2020 festive period to give an additional day’s public holiday. 

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion - an update

An update on the work of the University’s Equality & Diversity Committee and its Race Equality and Anti-Racist Sub-committee.

Carrying forward untaken leave 2020/21

The decision has been made to extend the number of annual leave days that staff can carry over into 2021.

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