UK university workers have backed strike action in two ballots over pensions and pay and working conditions, the University and College Union (UCU) has announced.
A warning has been issued after it emerged that more than 650 young adults in Scotland had been interviewed in the past year by TV Licence officers.
Students must be told about the risks of taking part in initiation ceremonies at university, according to new advice.
A prolific thief who stole more than £80,000 of books from three university libraries, which he sold on to online book stores, has been jailed for 25 months.
Most adults remember poring over a textbook for their homework or a exam, but many now believe the death knell has sounded for this traditional method of learning.
An international student due to be forced out of the UK despite living in the country since he was a teenager has urged the Government to apply its new visa rules to existing graduates.
The University of Glasgow has had a bespoke gin created for it by young entrepreneur Helen Stewart, entirely foraged on her hill farm outside Pitlochry.
Hundreds of students joined proud family members and friends at the Caird Hall to receive degrees at Abertay University's Summer Graduation ceremonies.
Scots language advocate Matthew Fitt, ScotlandIS chief executive Polly Purvis, psychology professor Bruce Hood and public servant Eddie Frizzell are all to receive honorary degrees from Abertay University.
Students in Dundee are set to protest their own graduation ceremony over the treatment of a blind academic who has been told to leave the UK in the wake of a university discrimination row.