News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Love it or loathe it, Black Friday is back - Andrew Turnbull It’s back! For better or worse, love it or loathe it, the annual jamboree is returning to the UK this weekend, to delight some and to haunt others. Around £5 billion will be spent over a four-day period. Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:41:00 GMT Aberdeen school hosts conference to attract next generation of female business leaders St Margaret’s School for Girls, the North-east’s only all-girls’ school, has hosted a ‘Women in Business Conference’, in association with Aberdeen Business School at Robert Gordon University, to attract the next generation of female business leaders. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:52:00 GMT RGU professor’s suffragette series in high demand A series of lectures and programme of activities, led by Professor Sarah Pedersen of Robert Gordon University (RGU), which focus on the suffragettes in North-east Scotland is proving to be so popular that the project has expanded to take in additional dates and events. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:33:00 GMT Gray’s School of Art collaborates with Montrose Rope & Sail to support diversification Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Gray’s School of Art is joining forces with Angus-based design and manufacturers, Montrose Rope & Sail, as the company looks to break into new high-end markets. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:15:00 GMT Accounting as a force for good - the subject of first RGU Professorial Lecture Professor Louise Crawford, Director of Research at Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Aberdeen Business School, will explore how politics and power can influence accounting practice, in the context of globalisation, when she delivers the opening Professorial Lecture in RGU’s latest series. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:31:00 GMT