Make a Difference

Make a Difference

Your donations matter so much. 

Supporting Our Research

  

In 2017 we launched a £4.呼吁建立一个世界级的癌症研究项目,2019年5月,爱游戏体育激动地宣布了这一消息, thanks to the tremendous support of many donors, we reached this ambitious target. We cannot thank you enough.

 

Whether you gave £10 or £1 million, it has made a difference. 这使爱游戏体育得以扩大爱游戏体育的研究团队,Valerie Speirs教授于2018年加入爱游戏体育,担任分子肿瘤学主席. 您支持的研究将有助于确保在新的ANCHOR中心和Baird家庭医院的癌症患者得到最好的治疗.

 

上图是斯皮尔教授旁边,下图是志愿者筹款人伊莱恩·沙尔克罗斯,她在玩滑板. Last year, the entire Development & 当伊莱恩在与癌症的斗争中失败时,校友关系部的人都崩溃了. 她是帮助爱游戏体育实现目标的众多支持者之一,这对伊莱恩来说特别重要,她完全致力于实现目标. She lost both her parents to cancer, 是否有一个已经成功治疗的哥哥,她自己也在2018年被诊断出患有乳腺癌.

 

ElaineBefore losing her brave fight against this horrible and indiscriminate disease, Elaine set herself a target of raising £10,通过编织和销售一系列漂亮的Bressie Beanie’ hats and other items such as fingerless gloves and ear-warmers, as well as a range of gorgeous baby items. Also, with her 69th birthday approaching, 她承诺要在生日那天练习并表演一个滑板技巧. 她的#SHUVITCANCER活动取得了令人难以置信的成功,现在有一群新观众对她的筹款感兴趣,筹款金额已达到近40英镑,000 at the time of her death.

 

伊莱恩选择支持大学的乳腺癌研究是受到瓦莱丽·斯皮尔斯教授在识别生物标志物方面的工作的启发,伊莱恩希望这意味着未来的世代, including her daughters and granddaughter, 早期诊断和治疗能提高生存率吗. Elaine also had a great affection for the University, 在2016年退休之前,她在图书馆工作了近24年.

 

Thank you so much Elaine. You were and still are an inspiration.

 

Supporting Our Students

Amazing Student Experiences

 

每年发展信托基金都得到来自世界各地捐助者的大力支持,他们定期慷慨捐赠,通过学生体验基金为学生提供改变人生的机会.

 

在资助下,非盟跆拳道俱乐部(AUTKD)得以资助5名成员于2019年6月前往莫法特参加跆拳道训练营.

 

Club President, Michelle Truong said “We trained for approximately seven hours per day, both outdoors and indoors, despite it raining during the whole weekend. 培训是多种多样的,涵盖了广泛的跆拳道方面,这都有助于提高爱游戏体育目前的技能. 爱游戏体育会在早上以伸展运动开始一天,然后在白天进行更激烈的运动,包括陪练, breaking and patterns. The attendees were also encouraged to continue training during the evening, 但在更非正式的社交环境中有黑带的指导和建议. 在周末,通过在训练中加入团队建设练习和在晚上进行跆拳道相关的游戏,团队合作也得到了强调. 也有来自邓迪大学和圣安德鲁斯大学的学生参加,不同俱乐部的成员之间的友谊蓬勃发展.

 

学生体验基金使俱乐部有可能资助训练营的费用, making the price for our members manageable which encouraged attendance. 委员会希望为所有有热情的成员提供参加的机会,不管他们的经济背景如何,爱游戏体育已经有了明年夏令营的报名.

 

If the members would describe the camp in one word it would be inspirational. 到最后,他们的技术有了明显的提高,他们的动力也增强了. 爱游戏体育的会员在整个周末都态度很好,乐于尝试新事物, for instance breaking wooden boards and tiles for the first time. Overall, 爱游戏体育的会员享受训练营,并学习了对他们的跆拳道之旅有用的技能.

 

On a final note, 委员会非常感谢爱游戏体育收到的资金,使爱游戏体育的俱乐部有可能为爱游戏体育的会员提供这个令人惊叹的活动.”

Supporting Our Heritage & Culture

Chapel Choir Conquer New York

"Scotland took Manhattan, man——林戈·斯塔尔爵士在听了爱游戏体育教堂唱诗班后说的话, conducted by our own composer to Royalty Professor Paul Mealor, perform at the star-studded UNICEF Snowflake Ball in New York in November 2018.

The Beatles legend, along with the other 900 guests, 整个晚上都被35名学生合唱团所震撼,格莱美奖获奖歌手兼词曲作者谢丽尔·克罗也在舞台上登台. 林戈爵士出席了乔治·哈里森人道主义奖和合唱团的演出, with arrangements by Aberdeen alumnus Dr John Frederick Hudson, included Harrison's My Sweet Lord, With A Little Help From My Friends and Here Comes The Sun which closed the evening.

Professor Mealor said "It was a truly fabulous end to our New York tour. 林戈爵士和奥利维亚·哈里森为爱游戏体育的演唱做了精彩的补充,他后来甚至说爱游戏体育是当晚最精彩的部分. We will never forget it."

合唱团的纽约之行还见证了他们在宏伟的圣约翰大教堂的晚祷仪式上的表演. 歌剧明星、阿伯丁荣誉毕业生杰西·诺曼博士出席了仪式,随后与合唱团合影留念。2019年9月诺曼博士去世后,这一时刻让参与其中的人铭记于心.

At a reception at the British Residence in New York, the Choir entertained guests in a celebratin of St Andrew's Day. They enthralled guests with a programme that included arrangements of The Selkirk Grace, Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Caledonia.

合唱团的纽约之行精彩地展示了纽约大学丰富的文化遗产. 只有感谢慷慨的捐助者,他们相信改变生活的经历的力量能够拓宽爱游戏体育学生的视野,爱游戏体育对他们感激不尽.