News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Playful placement for RGU architecture student Kjersti Monsen got the change to revert back to being a big kid as part of her placement project which saw her help design an innovative playground in Sweden. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:37:00 GMT Graduation round-up: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Story round-up about some of the Health and Social Care students who graduated from RGU on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT Graduation round up: Friday, July 18, 2014 Story round up on some of the Design and Technology students who graduated on Friday, July 18, 2014. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:40:00 GMT Computing savvy Ellon students pick up university prizes Two prizewinning Ellon friends are celebrating after graduating from the same course at RGU. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:33:00 GMT RGU opens doors for Nairn graduate Gary Henderson graduated with a BSc Computing for Internet and Multimedia from RGU on Friday, July 18. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:14:00 GMT RGU engineering graduate Emily sails through degree with distinction Emily Fotheringham got a little unexpected support when she discovered her grandfather’s 1944 Navy handbook was a mine of useful information. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:53:00 GMT Chirpy Chirpy Tweet Tweet: Broch student wins award for app which analyses Twitter data An RGU student who has developed an app for analysing Twitter data in a meaningful way is celebrating after the project won him an industry award. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:43:00 GMT RGU honours IT entrepreneur IT entrepreneur Barry Smyth was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Technology (Hon DTech) at RGU's graduation ceremony on Friday, July 18. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:22:00 GMT Family business inspired Kirkwall student’s love of design The buzz of being brought up around a family-run jewellery business instilled an early interest in design for one student who is celebrating his graduation. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Last minute decision to study architecture pays off for Bervie student Fiona Martin said she had originally planned to do an art degree due to her interest in design but decided to add the architecture course to her application at the last minute. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT