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  1. 07, June, 2017 Women’s issues stimulate debate on Twitter

    RGU Campus

    Researchers from RGU have continued their analysis of Twitter response to the televised leaders’ debates with an evaluation of over 22,000 tweets sent during last night’s STV debate. Tweets using the #scotdebates hashtag were collected and analysed.  

  2. 06, June, 2017 Celebrating 50 years of Library and Information Science at RGU

    SIWB Library Tpwer

    The Information Management group at Robert Gordon University is to celebrate its 50th anniversary with a Friends and Alumni Reception on Wednesday, June 28 at Aberdeen Business School. All former staff and students are invited to attend the event which marks half a century of librarianship and information science education.  

  3. 01, June, 2017 RGU’s Main Event benefits local community

    Main Event charity cheque handover

    RGU Event Management Degree students have used what they’ve learned during their course to support the community by raising more than £15,000 for local charities.  

  4. 25, May, 2017 RGU computing students awarded Carnegie Vacation Scholarships

    Carnegie Team (from left) Mike Crabb, Graham Stead, Zaklina Rycko, Cara Henderson

    A trio of Computing Science students at RGU's School of Computing Science and Digital Media have been awarded the sought after Carnegie Vacation Scholarship to allow them to conduct research over the summer.  

  5. 25, May, 2017 Industry leaders inspire RGU’s MBA students

    Ian Broadbent

    More than a dozen leaders of industry will share their knowledge and expertise with MBA students when they take part in RGU's 11th MBA Leadership Week at Aberdeen Business School.  

  6. 18, May, 2017 RGU’s Main Event is major fundraiser for local charities

    Main Event charity cheque handover

    RGU students who organised The Main Event, a diverse range of different activities which took place across Aberdeen throughout March, have raised more than £15,000 for local charities.  

  7. 17, May, 2017 OPINION PIECE: How armchair analysts and trolls have transformed the election campaign

    Sarah Pedersen

    In her latest opinion piece in the Press and Journal, Dr Sarah Pedersen discusses the impact of tweeting during the leaders' debates  

  8. 17, May, 2017 RGU students pitch ‘Bonny Toon’ to Airport’s holidaymakers

    From left: Jason Stewart, Jon Matthews, Lynn Harwood (Airport Route Development Manager), Dr Simone Kurtzke, Belinda Babin, Lauren Mitchell, Fiona Murray

    MSc Digital Marketing students propose cutting-edge digital PR campaigns to put the airport on the map for North East leisure travellers.  

  9. 12, May, 2017 RGU law students attend international moot in Vienna

    Professor Eric Bergsten, President of the Willem C. Vis moot with three members of the RGU team, Jennifer Lambart, Roy Janho and Annabelle Macpherson.

    Law students at RGU have taken part in one of the world’s most prestigious international moot competitions.  

  10. 11, May, 2017 RGU academic re-elected to key role with Aberdeen Hotel Association

    Andrew Martin

    Andrew Martin, Director of the Scottish Centre for Tourism at RGU, has been reappointed for a second term as vice-chair of Aberdeen Hotel Association.  

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Events

  1. 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.  

  2. 05, February, 2018 Mental Health Movie Monthly - Prevenge

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to the free Mental Health Movie Monthly showing of 'Prevenge'.