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From Heriot-Watt to Car Theft – Life at Rockstar North

For many, working in games design is a dream come true – but a dream realised only after years of study and hard work.

We spoke to Lauren Truesdale, a camera programmer with Rockstar Games, the award-winning company most famous for producing Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption. Continue reading

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Mechanical Engineering Class of 1974 Reunion – August 2014.

Heriot-Watt was delighted to host a group of alumni on campus last week, and Ian Macaulay reports on how the reunion went. “Forty years ago the Class of ’74 graduated in Mechanical Engineering. We held a reunion in August 2014 … Continue reading

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Tides of Change – From Scientist To Artist

Sarah Keast MSc Marine Resource Development and Protection Artist I grew up on the coast of Fife. I was always interested in the sea and environmental issues and conservation. I studied for a BSc in Geology at St Andrews then … Continue reading

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Energy & All That Jazz

Knut Mikalsen BSc Mechanical Engineering Energy Consultant & Jazz Musician My name is Knut Mikalsen, I come from å place called Stabekk, right outside of Oslo, Norway. I was inspired by a mate, and some engineers I worked with, to … Continue reading

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