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06, December, 2017 Brian takes a mature approach to celebrating another degree of success
After spending more than three decades in the oil and gas industry, Brian Gorn (58) from Keith decided it was time to learn something new and different.
06, December, 2017 Aberdeen couple on a high after graduating from RGU
Robert Gordon University graduates Graham Gordon and Elaine Anderson have good reason for feeling on top of the world.
06, December, 2017 Law and Order sets Kirsty off on legal path
Kirsty Laura Henderson has always excelled at stubbornly arguing a point – irrespective of whether she was right on wrong. That, plus watching The Bill and Law and Order on television, and some advice from her mum made choosing her future career path fairly easy. Five years later Kirsty, from Culbokie in the Black Isle, took the next step towards that career goal by graduating Bachelor of Laws from Robert Gordon University (RGU) on Tuesday, 5 December.
24, November, 2017 Love it or loathe it, Black Friday is back - Andrew Turnbull
It’s back! For better or worse, love it or loathe it, the annual jamboree is returning to the UK this weekend, to delight some and to haunt others. Around £5 billion will be spent over a four-day period.
Professor Louise Crawford, Director of Research at Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Aberdeen Business School, will explore how politics and power can influence accounting practice, in the context of globalisation, when she delivers the opening Professorial Lecture in RGU’s latest series.
05, October, 2017 RGU’s Professor Gammie reappointed to global accountancy standards board
Professor Elizabeth Gammie, Head of RGU's Aberdeen Business School, has been reappointed to the prestigious International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB).
21, September, 2017 OPINION: The importance of collaboration
In our latest Friends of the Scotsman article, Fionnuala Cousins writes about the importance of collaboration in modern academia.
20, September, 2017 OPINION: Are you addicted to your mobile phone
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.
05, September, 2017 Chelsea is recipient of 2017 AAB accounting award
Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP, one of the leading independent firms of Chartered Accountants + Business Advisors in the UK, sponsors of The Robert Gordon University Best Final Year Student in Accounting and Finance BA (Hons), has awarded the 2017 prize to Chelsea Robertson.
01, September, 2017 More organisations sign up for RGU’s pioneering work-based learning degrees
NHS Grampian and EnerMech have become the latest organisations to sign up to RGU's pioneering Graduate Level Apprenticeships (GLAs).