News Archive 2017
All the news articles from 2017 from across the university
22, December, 2017 Nursing staff roundup for reverse advent calendar
Lecturers, academics and support staff from one of RGU's schools have banded together to enhance the festive period for those who are less fortunate in the North East.
21, December, 2017 RGU students win Energy Institute competition
The Energy Institute (EI) celebrated Aberdeen’s best MSc students by hosting a special competition evening recently.
20, December, 2017 OPINION: Taking control of the "Wild West" of social media
The Scottish Law Commission has launched an attempt to introduce more control over the ‘Wild West’ of social media, where anything no longer goes. Its new proposals put forward a number of important changes to the Scots law of defamation, reflecting the growth of the Internet and social media over the last twenty years.
19, December, 2017 RGU researchers working to help develop Aberdeen as a ‘Smart City’
Researchers from Robert Gordon University (RGU) have been working with Aberdeen City Council and other partners to develop innovative ways of integrating technology to the city’s infrastructure, to improve the lives of residents.
19, December, 2017 Award win for CDA
Common Data Access (CDA) is celebrating after scooping a win at the UK Association Awards Ceremony in Manchester. CDA – a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK – won the Best eLearning/Online Education award for its innovative Graduate Certificate in Petroleum Data Management. The online course – the first of its kind – is designed to be studied anywhere in the world while working full-time. The course is part of a collaborative programme led and funded by CDA and delivered by Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen to establish Petroleum Data Management (PDM) as a recognised professional discipline.