Emily Craig

Emily Craig
Aberdeen University


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This incoming Aberdeen fresher is walking 1,000 miles in homage to The Proclaimers song

He’s walking from London to Aberdeen and back again

New alcohol laws won’t affect the price of booze in Aberdeen bars and clubs

No club is going to charge you more for a VK

Fee-paying Aberdeen students have started a petition to get a refund due to the strikes

They want their money back

Channel 4 are looking for couples from Aberdeen to be on Come Dine With Me

Tag that couple whose relationship could survive this

Jon Snow has been selling Christmas trees in Aberdeenshire

Underground even invited him to Carwash tomorrow

Racist and homophobic graffiti found throughout Kings Campus

Students are urged to come forward with information

Aberdeen is the most likely city to have a White Christmas

All I want for Christmas is snow

Aberdeen Uni researched the Tinder habits of the North East

Apparently guys will get more matches if they look ‘stable’

Jobs cuts for medicine at AU as uni tries to save £1.5 million

They’re yet to reveal how many will lose their jobs

Aberdeen club criticised for sexist ‘Golf Pros vs Golf Hoes’ event

‘Labelling women as hoes and calling men pros is nothing short of sexism’

Former Aberdeen University student to feature on Scottish £5 note

It will appear at the end of this year

Aberdeen beat RGU in latest uni rankings

We’re 42nd in the UK

Police will now patrol Union Terrace Gardens until 5am every night

This follows the two sex attacks which have taken place this year

Aberdeen’s female weightlifters win the title of Scotland’s strongest women


Scottish Conservatives plan to charge students £6,000 for university

Apparently it would help the poorest in society

Aberdeen University has a gender pay gap of nearly £10,000

Female academic staff are being paid 81.6 per cent of what their male counterparts earn

We came up with better ideas for the Aberdeen Snapchat filter

No one wants a big ship

Is this the sassiest lecturer ever?

He responded to comments with ‘maybe you should practice asking questions’

Did your grandparents meet at Institute in 1967?

Help find the couple who found love in a hopeless place

National teams called in to investigate rape in Aberdeen

It happened in the city centre in January

Police describe six people in relation to rape investigation

They might have been students

Woman raped at Union Terrace Gardens

The police are appealing for witnesses

Aberdeen is the 17th most employable uni in the UK

RGU didn’t make the list

Things that are only acceptable in Aberdeen when you’re drunk

Because we wouldn’t pee on Union Street during the day

Clubbers of the week: Halloween edition

Proof Aberdeen does Halloween the best

Ooh la la: ‘Café culture’ comes to Aberdeen

It’s oh so European

Mass grave of ancient skeletons found at RGU

They probably died from boredom

Aberdeen is just the 5th happiest uni in Scotland, says a grim survey

There are only 15 unis in Scotland

New union and £100 million energy building on hold over cost issues

Aberdeen is out of money and we’re paying for it

We drank the cheapest drinks in the shop and look what happened

There was a lot of spewing

Clubbers of the Week

Dreading this?

Easiest Aberdeen courses to pass in first year

And you can still expect a decent grad salary

Aberdeen is the best night out in the country

From grunge to class, we’ve got it all

Every drunk girl you meet in club bathrooms

We all know one, and not just in the Deen

I’d rather eat last night’s takeaway than make breakfast

Mmmmm microwaved Domino’s

Working at Skite Wednesday is everything I ever dreamed

No one has been sick on me… yet

New Carnegie Court are the best halls in Aberdeen

There’s no place I’d rather be