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  1. 25, April, 2017 OPINION PIECE: Can social media change the way we vote?

    Sarah Pedersen

    Last week I saw something I have never seen before – someone admitting that they had changed their minds about politics because of what they had seen on social media.  

  2. 20, April, 2017 Fake news survey extended to election day

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    A team from RGU carrying out a survey to determine if fake news and alternative facts are a feature of Scottish politics have extended the closing date until election day on June 8. Initial survey results show there is a lack of trust in Scottish political parties’ ‘facts’  

  3. 20, April, 2017 RGU supports 2017 North East Business Week

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    RGU is holding a number of events as part of North East Business Week which runs from April 24-28.  

  4. 13, April, 2017 RGU students to represent Scotland at negotiation competition in Norway

    RGU students Dylan Middleton and Zhaira Kausar are through to the final of the International Negotiation Competition after triumphing in the Scottish Universities Negotiation Competition.  

  5. 13, April, 2017 RGU survey explores fake news and alternative facts

    Sir Ian Wood Building with RGU sign

    The terms ‘post-truth’, ‘fake news’ and ‘alternative facts’ have become commonly used in recent months, particularly in relation to national and international politics. A team from RGU is now carrying out research to determine if they are a feature of Scottish politics.  

  6. 12, April, 2017 RGU strengthens overseas links with China

    Robert Gordon University (RGU) is continuing to build on its overseas links with China after confirming a strategic partnership agreement with Southwest University in Chongqing.  

  7. 10, April, 2017 RGU academic visits India to discuss research collaboration

    Dr Paul Arnell, reader in law in the Robert Gordon University (RGU) Law School, recently travelled to India to explore possible partnerships and collaboration with law schools in the country.  

  8. 10, April, 2017 RGU triumphs at Granite City Mooting Competition

    Sir Ian Wood Building with RGU sign

    Sponsored for many years by Brodies LLP, the annual derby match between Robert Gordon University (RGU) and the University of Aberdeen this week saw law students pit their wits against each other at the Library at the Society of Advocates in Aberdeen.  

  9. 06, April, 2017 Researchers present findings on EU Transparency Directives

    Louise Crawford i3

    Researchers from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Business School have presented their findings following an investigation into new European Union (EU) directives aimed at improving the transparency of payments made to governments by companies engaged in extracting natural resources.  

  10. 06, April, 2017 Global experts to attend i3 conference

    i3 volunteers

    A worldwide gathering of experts in the fields of Information and Library Science will share their expertise with delegates at the i3 Conference hosted by Robert Gordon University (RGU).  

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Events

  1. 11, July, 2017 Summer Graduation Ceremony - Aberdeen Business School (2:30pm)

    Accounting and Finance Graduate Bethany Low

    Ceremony for all Undergraduate courses (including Graduate Certificates) in Aberdeen Business School. View all of the courses graduating at this ceremony.  

  2. 24, July, 2017 Mental Health Movie Monthly: Song of the Sea

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to a screening of 'Song of the Sea' as part of Mental Health Movie Monthly.