Staff News

News for Staff of Robert Gordon University

  1. 25, June, 2014 Design student delves into the world of psychology in final year show

    Caterina Bianchini

    A Communication Design student at Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen is aiming to conduct a social experiment as part of her final year project.  

  2. 25, June, 2014 Product design student looks to tackle lack of privacy for offshore workers

    Alisdair Ker

    A Forres design student has tackled a key issue faced by offshore workers sharing compact living spaces.  

  3. 25, June, 2014 Winners announced for 2014 BP Fine Art and Design Awards as Gray's Degree Show gets underway

    BP Fine Art and Design winners 2014

    Chris Preiner and Catherine Ross announced as the 2014 winners of the BP Fine Art and Design Awards at this year's Degree Show.  

  4. 25, June, 2014 City pupils ace university courses

    ACES 2014 Mark Manson

    Aberdeen City pupils are celebrating after completing art and architecture taster courses at RGU.  

  5. 25, June, 2014 Creating a new north: RGU lays out cultural vision for Aberdeen

    Aberdeen Beach

    Robert Gordon University (RGU) launched its vision for Aberdeen’s cultural future at a special event this week.  

  6. 24, June, 2014 Wild Dolphins making a splash at RGU

    Wild Dolphins 2014

    RGU welcomes its very own Wild Dolphin, designed by two Gray's School of Art students, to its Garthdee campus.  

  7. 24, June, 2014 RGU Architecture students unveil vision for future of Peterhead

    Peterhead architecture project 2014

    Architecture students have unveiled a huge 3D model of Peterhead which showcases their dramatic regeneration ideas for the future of the town.  

  8. 24, June, 2014 Partnership project looks to improve energy efficiency of Dundee properties

    Abertay KTP: Andrew Kennedy, Michael  Dignan, Derek Black

    Abertay Housing Association and RGU have teamed up in a bid to upgrade around 100 of Abertay’s properties to meet new energy efficiency legislation.  

  9. 24, June, 2014 RGU hosting International Bioscience conference

    Riverside East

    The university is hosting an international research conference which has attracted delegates from around the world.  

  10. 23, June, 2014 RGU experts deliver modern midwifery practice to Libya

    Libyan midwives outside

    Libyan midwives have been at RGU as part of a new midwifery course designed by leading experts in Aberdeen.  


  1. 07, October, 2014 Guest lecture: Alan Turing and the Artificial Brain

    Dr Ian Watson

    Dr Ian Watson of the University of Auckland will draw on the work of Alan Turing and explore the concept of artificial intelligence.  

  2. 13, October, 2014 Professorial Lecture: Information Seeking and Context: Providing Search Relevance in Social Media

    Ayse Goker

    Professorial lecture to be delivered by Ayse Göker of Robert Gordon University's Institute for Innovation, Design and Sustainability (IDEAS).  


  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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