News from Robert Gordon University http://www.rgu.ac.uk/dmNews/feedRSS Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Gray’s students make shortlist in book design competition http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=0E911580-D17B-11E5-B4B60050569D752C Edinburgh-based publisher Floris Books has shortlisted 10 designers for this year’s Kelpies Design & Illustration Prize, with Communication Design students Kieren McDonald, Xanthe Bodington and Manuel Brauer all making the cut. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=0E911580-D17B-11E5-B4B60050569D752C Researchers size up North Sea offshore workers’ helicopter escape potential http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=CC2FE2D0-D174-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C Research on the size and shape of the North Sea offshore workforce has revealed that some UK workers are larger than average American males and take up more space than earlier data had indicated. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:38:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=CC2FE2D0-D174-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C Student tote bag designs go to public vote at Drum http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=F8B9F570-D0B6-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C Visitors to Drum Castle are being asked to vote for their favourite tote bag designs, which have been inspired by the historic building and created by Fashion and Textile Design students at Gray’s School of Art. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=F8B9F570-D0B6-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C RGU to hold Postgraduate Open Evening http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=59BA8220-D0C8-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C RGU to hold a Postgraduate Open Evening this month for prospective students interested in developing new skills while gaining professional accreditation. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:04:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=59BA8220-D0C8-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C RGU professor puts the spotlight on health and social care education http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=7F42ED00-D0A2-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C The way forward in health and social care education will be explored by RGU's Lesley Diack at a professorial lecture next week. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:33:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=7F42ED00-D0A2-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C RGU has teamed up with an Aberdeen councillor to strengthens links with Pakistan http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=0A377720-D001-11E5-B4B60050569D752C An RGU academic has teamed up with an Aberdeen councillor to connect with former and future students in Pakistan. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:17:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=0A377720-D001-11E5-B4B60050569D752C RGU teams up with HITRANS to kick start design debate http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=79A5CEE0-CFE8-11E5-B4B60050569D752C Experts at RGU are using laser scanning to help a regional transport partnership kick start a debate about the reactivation of one of its hubs. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:21:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=79A5CEE0-CFE8-11E5-B4B60050569D752C Young subsea engineers inspired to design underwater robots with support from subsea industry http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=B8125170-CE72-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C Subsea UK has announced it will sponsor the Scottish MATE ROV competition, which inspires budding subsea engineers, for a second year. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:46:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=B8125170-CE72-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C RGU staff and students to take part in major programming event http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=F3A06CE0-CE54-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C Savvy students and staff at RGU are gearing up to take part in a major programming event held by Google. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:13:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=F3A06CE0-CE54-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C RGU scientists plan patient safety conference in Qatar http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=1014D0A0-CB2B-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C A team of RGU scientists are gearing up to host a major health conference in the Middle East later this year. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 10:35:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=1014D0A0-CB2B-11E5-AAB5005056997A0C