News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Gray’s students make shortlist in book design competition 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 Researchers size up North Sea offshore workers’ helicopter escape potential 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 Student tote bag designs go to public vote at Drum 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 RGU to hold Postgraduate Open Evening 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 RGU professor puts the spotlight on health and social care education 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 RGU has teamed up with an Aberdeen councillor to strengthens links with Pakistan 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 RGU teams up with HITRANS to kick start design debate 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 Young subsea engineers inspired to design underwater robots with support from subsea industry 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 RGU staff and students to take part in major programming event 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 RGU scientists plan patient safety conference in Qatar 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