Staff News

News for Staff of Robert Gordon University

  1. 30, June, 2014 RGU graduate recognised for innovative use of new media

    Dr Goto-Collins at her Plein Air easel

    An RGU PhD graduate has been recognised at an international level for her innovative approach to the use of new media within her thesis.  

  2. 30, June, 2014 Artistic reflections of the past shape Karen’s future

    Karen Castle-Anderson

    An untold family history inspired an Aberdeen student to create a striking exhibition for Gray’s School of Art annual Degree Show.  

  3. 27, June, 2014 Cat calls for students to apply to SAAS ahead of June 30

    Cat Cubie SAAS

    Presenter pops into SAAS as call centre extends weekend opening hours.  

  4. 27, June, 2014 Peterhead artist confronts issues of mortality with final year show

    Ericka Smith

    A Peterhead art student has produced a collection of work heavily influenced by religion and cultures that celebrates the life of the dead.  

  5. 27, June, 2014 Textile student’s scarf range inspired by Scottish landscape

    Stephanie Cunningham Degree Show 2014

    A Stirling textiles student has drawn inspiration from the Scottish landscape to produce her final year collection.  

  6. 27, June, 2014 Art student’s ‘memory wall’ inspired by Alzheimer’s

    Sophie Breustedt Degree Show 2014

    A specially created wall filled with people’s memories of loved ones has been created by a student at Gray's School of Art.  

  7. 27, June, 2014 Easy lift chair inspired by UK’s ageing population

    Sean McWilliam Degree Show 2014

    A Huntly design student has developed an innovative product to make it easier for elderly people to get out of a chair.  

  8. 27, June, 2014 Design student develops Rapidly Printed Guitars

    Michael Smith Degree Show 2014

    An Invergordon design student has used his final year project to investigate whether it is possible to print a guitar.  

  9. 27, June, 2014 Gray's School of Art Degree Show 2014 roundup - Open Your Eyes

    Caterina Bianchini

    The Gray's School of Art Degree Show is well underway but there is still time to see the offerings of graduating students before the doors close on Saturday, June 28.  

  10. 26, June, 2014 Art student inspired by differences between painting and photography

    Jonathon Whitson Degree Show 2014

    A Forres art student has been inspired by the differences between painting and photography to produce his final year collection.  


  1. 05, November, 2014 Principal’s Open Staff Meeting

    Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski

    Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski will hold an open meeting for staff.  

  2. 17, November, 2014 Guest lecture by Sir Frank Chapman: Seizing Opportunity: The Continuing Evolution of the Energy Industry

    Renowned energy industry leader, Sir Frank Chapman, will deliver a guest lecture exploring the development of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) industry.  


  1. Success at Business Tourism Awards

    Barbara Jones - Case study -awards

    University Staff recognised for contribution to the local economy.

    Robert Gordon University Staff

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