News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds RGU partners with Vietnamese scientists to understand different approaches to climate change Data from an international study is set to capture the changing images of coastal regions undergoing the effects of climate change. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:12:00 GMT RGU e-learning practitioner wins award for ‘Best Research Paper' at UK conference Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) e-learning practitioner won the prestigious ‘Best Research’ award at a global conference for her innovative work in distance learning. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT Campus café aims for a smoke-free future An Aberdeen City alliance held a World Café event and discussion at RGU last month to share ideas and work towards creating a tobacco-free generation in the city. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:06:00 GMT RGU students achieve hat trick of wins at Drum Scottish Events Awards Students at Robert Gordon University (RGU) have continued their winning streak in the Drum Scottish Events Awards by taking top place in the Student Event category. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT RGU student’s ‘Break Free’ wins prison garden poll The site of Aberdeen’s former HMP Craiginches will soon feature a communal garden inspired by the historic prison’s past. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:27:00 GMT EIC announces first RGU MBA rising star The Energy Industries Council (EIC) has announced the winner of its first EIC Rising Star MBA Award, a new initiative developed in partnership with RGU to help develop the leaders of tomorrow in the oil and gas sector. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:52:00 GMT RGU projects benefit from philanthropic donations Projects ranging from researching the feasibility of producing electricity from solar chimneys to improving access to education are among the beneficiaries of this year’s Annual Fund Awards announced by the RGU Foundation, the philanthropic fundraising arm of Robert Gordon University. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT Students’ ‘smart’ idea brings state-of-the-art benches to Aberdeen city centre Students from Robert Gordon University (RGU) and the University of Aberdeen have collaborated on a project which will install smart benches in the city centre. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT Volunteers sought for RGU lung condition study An RGU academic is reaching out to people who suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to take part in a new research study. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:20:00 GMT 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). Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:17:00 GMT