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Pictured: The statue of Shady the black dog is unveiled at SRUC’s Ayr campus by, from left to right, Wayne Powell (SRUC Principal), Sandy Cumming (Chair of SRUC Board); Jim Hume, Convenor of the National Rural Mental Health Forum; Sonia Filby (SRUC Student Experience Manager); and Gemma Jones (President of the SRUC Students’ Association).

Shady the Dog

Meet Shady the Dog. As a symbol of our commitment to help students struggling with depression, we have unveiled a statue of a black dog, named Shady, at our Ayr...

SRUC graduate crowned Young Farmer of the Year

  Former SRUC student James Fairlie has been awarded Young Farmer of the Year in the prestigious Farmers Weekly annual awards.   James undertook his HND in Agriculture at SRUC...

SOS SMS

Registering with 112, one day may just save you.   112 is the European emergency number and is also recognised in many other countries outside the European Union. If you...

Think Bright on Bonfire Night

A personal guide to a safe Guy Fawkes night. Sparklers Wear gloves – this will significantly reduce your risk of being burnt from sparkler sparks.   Only light 1 sparkler...

Remember Remember the Animals this November

Animal Awareness on Guy Fawkes Night With Guy Fawkes night fast approaching, here are some tips for thought which can make a huge difference to the health, safety and wellbeing...

Let the Students see the Soil

                    Aberdeen Agriculture Degree students recently visited SoilEssentials Ltd at Hilton of Fern. They were shown various aspects of the advancing...

Shady the dog statute sits at the front doors of SRUC Ayr campus under an SRUC branded cloth

Shady the Black Dog at SRUC

Shady the Black Dog, our mental health awareness mascot, has arrived at SRUC Ayr and is sitting awaiting the grand unveiling on Wednesday 1st November at SRUC Ayr. As you...

Pumpkins!

We are having a lovely response so far to our pumpkin carving competition. You can find details on your local campus facebook page – competition closes on Friday. Also, in...

A long haired tortoise shell cat lies facing the camera.

National Cat Day

Today, October 29th, is National Cat Day. Obviously we couldn’t let this day pass without celebrating somehow, so we’ve assembled some cat-tacular facts about our feline friends to help you...