Preparing for Exams

23. April 2014

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Preparing for Exams

The semester has flown by and it’s hard to believe that we are entering into the revision and exam periods! As studying in the Scottish education system can be a bit different than what you might be used to, we have compiled a few points and ideas to help you better prepare for your final assignments and exams.

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16. April 2014

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Edinburgh: Late April 2014

Edinburgh: Late April 2014

In Fine Fashion: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion: Throughout the End of April, The Queen’s Gallery

The Tudors and Stuarts were among the best-dressed dynasties in British history, and this exhibition looks at the ways in which fashion conveyed important information about status, using paintings, drawings, miniatures and rare examples of surviving clothing from the 16th and 17th centuries.

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16. April 2014

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St Andrews and Nearby: Late April 2014

St Andrews and Nearby: Late April 2014

Music at the Garden: 26 April, St Andrew’s Botanic Garden, 7.30pm

The Alleycats, the university’s mixed-voice a capella contemporary singing group.

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16. April 2014

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Glasgow: Late April 2014

Glasgow: Late April 2014

Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art: Through 21 April, Various Venues

Two-yearly festival of contemporary art commissioned from artists around the globe and including exhibitions in traditional gallery spaces, plus unique site-specific installations and live performance art. The 2012 festival featured acclaimed shows by Wolfgang Tillmans, Jeremy Deller and Ruth Ewan, and the 2014 festival is under new director Sarah McCrory.

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16. April 2014

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Stirling: Late April 2014

Stirling: Late April 2014

Bannockburn 700–Remember Bannockburn!: Throughout the End of April, Smith Art Gallery & Museum

A look at how the battle of Bannockburn has been represented in visual art over the centuries.

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16. April 2014

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Aberdeen: Late April 2014

Aberdeen: Late April 2014

Scottish Fiddle Orchestra: 19 April, Music Hall, 7.30pm

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra is the country’s foremost large ensemble for traditional music.

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