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  1. 31, July, 2014 Student looks to level playing field in computer chess

    Edward Shearer chess app

    Edward Shearer has created an application which sees the computer gradually build up moves and experience based on previous games.  

  2. 22, July, 2014 Computing savvy Ellon students pick up university prizes

    Lindsey Thompson and Ben Owen graduation 2014

    Two prizewinning Ellon friends are celebrating after graduating from the same course at RGU.  

  3. 22, July, 2014 RGU opens doors for Nairn graduate

    Gary Henderson graduation 2014

    Gary Henderson graduated with a BSc Computing for Internet and Multimedia from RGU on Friday, July 18.  

  4. 22, July, 2014 Chirpy Chirpy Tweet Tweet: Broch student wins award for app which analyses Twitter data

    Andrew Watt graduation 2014

    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.  

  5. 22, July, 2014 RGU honours IT entrepreneur

    Barry Smyth hononary graduation 2014

    IT entrepreneur Barry Smyth was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Technology (Hon DTech) at RGU's graduation ceremony on Friday, July 18.  

  6. 09, May, 2014 Workshop to examine key role of ICT in international development

    ICT4D Workshop

    RGU is to host a two-day workshop this month examining how ICT can play a key role in international development.  

  7. 23, April, 2014 Winner of The Challenge loving life at RGU

    Reggie Ankrah won an RGU scholarship after taking part in Ghanaian TV show 'The Challenge'

    Reginald Ankrah started studying for an MSc Information Engineering course in January.  

  8. 27, March, 2014 New RGU centre aims to open up digital interaction in the north-east

    Ian Allison

    The Digital Interactions and Visualisation (DIV) Centre will act as a hub for cross-disciplinary commercial projects at RGU.  

  9. 10, March, 2014 Student Partnership helps RGU to achieve best possible university experience

    Student Partnership Agreement

    RGU launches Student Partnership Agreement to continually improve the student learning experience.  

  10. 05, February, 2014 Leading research on digital technologies from across Scotland to go on show at RGU

    Susan Craw Professorial Lecture

    DEMOfest North will feature around 40 exhibitors from across Scotland's universities on Tues, Feb 11.  

  1. Judith Herbert - BSc (Hons) Computer Science

    judith herbert

    "My university work placement secured my role at Shell."

    Judith Herbert Computer Science BSc (Hons)

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  1. 06, October, 2017 Open Day October 2017

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Your chance to experience the University's stunning buildings & superb facilities & learn more about our courses.  

  2. 31, January, 2018 CityLab - Where the City Becomes the Classroom

    The CityLab project ‘Where the City is the Classroom” is an interdisciplinary opportunity for students from any disciplines in RGU to collaborate with students from the University of Aberdeen, to develop a ideas, which will have a positive social impact.  

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