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  1. 07, November, 2017 Innovative back pain research project seeking volunteers

    Kay Cooper

    Researchers from RGU are reaching out to people who suffer from low back pain to take part in a new international study using an innovative self-management app.  

  2. 05, October, 2017 Volunteers sought for RGU lung condition study

    Pamela Kirkpatrick

    An RGU academic is reaching out to people who suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to take part in a new research study.  

  3. 05, October, 2017 RGU’s Professor Gammie reappointed to global accountancy standards board

    Elizabeth Gammie

    Professor Elizabeth Gammie, Head of RGU's Aberdeen Business School, has been reappointed to the prestigious International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB).  

  4. 21, September, 2017 OPINION: The importance of collaboration

    Fionnuala Cousins

    In our latest Friends of the Scotsman article, Fionnuala Cousins writes about the importance of collaboration in modern academia.  

  5. 20, September, 2017 OPINION: Are you addicted to your mobile phone

    Sarah Pedersen

    The UK is now a ‘smartphone society,’ with over 80% of the population having access to one. Smartphones have overtaken laptops and ipads as our number one go-to device – and we access them all the time. A third of us wake up in the middle of the night to check our phone.  

  6. 05, July, 2017 North East boys learn that nursing is for them

    Nursing boys

    A group of primary school pupils from Aberdeenshire got an insight into the nursing profession recently, when they took part in a day of activities at Robert Gordon University (RGU).  

  1. Eilidh Southren - Digital Designers - 10th annual Ada Lovelace Colloquium

    Eilidh Southren Ada Lovelace Colloquium 2017 - from CSDM blog

    CSDM blog post by Computer Science student Eilidh Southren about her experience at the Ada Lovelace Colloquium event.

  2. ECU News - New ECU research shows women in STEMM academia are underrepresented in senior posts

    About Athena Swan

    Today Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) publishes research on experiences of gender equality focused specifically on biosciences and medicine, engineering, and physical sciences.

  3. ECU News - First research institute gold award for gender equality

    About Athena Swan

    Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) is delighted to announce the UK’s first research institute to achieve an Athena SWAN Gold Award

  4. ECU News - Equality Challenge Unit welcomes UK government’s new action to promote LGBT equality

    About Athena Swan

    ECU welcomes UK government’s new action to promote LGBT equality, including the aim of streamlining and de-medicalising the process for changing gender

Events

  1. 29, November, 2017 Professorial Lecture: Accounting: Politics, Practice and Emancipatory Potential

    Louise Crawford Professorial Lecture

    Professor Louise Crawford will explore how politics and power influence accounting practice, in the context of globalisation.  

  2. 07, December, 2017 RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights - Holding the Man

    RGU Rainbow Film Night poster - Holding the Man 380 x 347

    RGU will host a free screening of ‘Holding the Man' (15) as part of the monthly RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights.  

  3. 11, December, 2017 Mental Health Movie Monthly - Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to the free Mental Health Movie Monthly showing of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.  

  4. 05, February, 2018 RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights - Carol

    RGU Rainbow Film Night Poster - Carol 400 325

    RGU will host a free screening of ‘Carol’ (15) as part of the monthly RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights.  

  5. 07, February, 2018 Professorial Lecture: Empty Buses & Angry Crofters: Transport in Remote, Rural & Island Scotland

    David Gray

    Professor David Gray will explore the issue of transport and journey-making in Scotland’s remote, rural and island communities  

  6. 08, March, 2018 RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights - Weekend

    RGU Events

    RGU will host a free screening of ‘Weekend’’ (15) as part of the monthly RGU LGBT+ Staff Network Rainbow Film Nights.