News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Sturgeon and Davidson dominate on screen and online Mapping the rise and fall in volumes of tweets during televised debates can reveal the speakers and issues voters find most engaging, according to a group of academics at RGU. Mon, 22 May 2017 10:31:00 GMT Aberdeen Youth Games ramp up with medal unveiling Preparations for this year’s Aberdeen Youth Games Festival of Sport have reached a head thanks to the winning medal design of a creative primary school pupil. Fri, 19 May 2017 07:44:00 GMT RGU’s Main Event is major fundraiser for local charities RGU students who organised The Main Event, a diverse range of different activities which took place across Aberdeen throughout March, have raised more than £15,000 for local charities. Thu, 18 May 2017 08:04:00 GMT Medical manual released at Brussels event Experts from RGU and the Scottish Government have launched a new book outlining new strategies for the safer, more effective use of medicines in older people. Thu, 18 May 2017 07:40:00 GMT OPINION PIECE: How armchair analysts and trolls have transformed the election campaign In her latest opinion piece in the Press and Journal, Dr Sarah Pedersen discusses the impact of tweeting during the leaders' debates Wed, 17 May 2017 13:07:00 GMT Duff House hosts RGU’s art and heritage collection Duff House in Banff is hosting a one-off exhibition featuring an extensive assortment of works from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) art and heritage collection. Wed, 17 May 2017 10:24:00 GMT Aberdeen to host natural products conference From nutraceuticals to pharmaceuticals; this September Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre will host the ICMAN and IUPHAR joint conference. Wed, 17 May 2017 08:42:00 GMT Pharmacy student elected to national executive A pharmacy student at RGU has spoken of her honour at being appointed to a key role in a national pharmaceutical body. Wed, 17 May 2017 08:18:00 GMT RGU students pitch ‘Bonny Toon’ to Airport’s holidaymakers MSc Digital Marketing students propose cutting-edge digital PR campaigns to put the airport on the map for North East leisure travellers. Wed, 17 May 2017 08:11:00 GMT RGU is a top Scottish university for student support RGU continues to build on its student experience offering as it is recognised for its support and academic practice. Wed, 17 May 2017 08:03:00 GMT