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Social Work & Social Sciences News
Explore the latest Social Work and Social Sciences news, including staff and student achievements and announcements.
16, July, 2011 MS sufferer graduates and secures job in care management
Jenny Angus graduated this week with a BA (Hons) in social work - a degree she studied while managing her health problems.
Full-time mum, Carole Menzies, graduated this week with a BA Hons in Applied Social Sciences which she studied via the popular degree link arrangement between Robert Gordon University and Aberdeen College.
16, July, 2011 From Nietzsche to Nappies
Bianca Gillies recently graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in Applied Social Sciences.
16, March, 2011 Curling scholar takes gold at Junior world championships
Robert Gordon University student and RGU: SPORT scholar, Rhiann Macleod, joins her teammates in claiming gold at the world junior championships.
14, March, 2011 Bin the brogues, sling the stilettos and set your feet free!
The University and RGU:SPORT have backed a national Commonwealth Games appeal today (Monday 14 March) to raise awareness of healthy living.
25, February, 2011 National conference showcases work of School of Applied Social Studies
School exhibited its pioneering work at the National Children and Adult Services Conference.
18, February, 2011 University-wide competition winners announced
The University's New Ideas Competition, sponsored by the Charles P Skene Entrepreneurship Programme, has encouraged students from all three Faculties to put their entrepreneurial ideas on paper.
26, January, 2011 Invitation to join the China UK Entrepreneurship Competition
Students and researchers are invited to take part in 4th China UK Entrepreneurship Competition.
17, January, 2011 Curling scholar secures ice cool win at Scottish Championships
Sport scholar, Rhiann Macleod, and her teammates are celebrating their victory in the final of the Junior Scottish Curling Championships.
11, December, 2010 Mother-of-four graduates with distinction from innovative children’s health course
Community Nursery Nurse graduates with distinction in the first cohort of students gaining a Diploma in Higher Education.