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20, July, 2017 Work-life balance brings success for Angela
Successfully balancing the challenges of raising a young family, working and studying for a degree has paid off for Angela Williamson from Stonehaven who graduated from Robert Gordon University with an MSc in Health Safety and Risk Management.
It was a proud week in the Jackson household in Aberdeen when 22-year-old Chloe Jackson and her dad Billy Jackson graduated from Robert Gordon University (RGU) within 24 hours of one another. First to graduate was Chloe who received a BA (Hons) in International Hospitality Management on July 12. The following day Billy, a lecturer in Occupational Health in RGU’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, graduated with a PGCert Learning, Teaching and Assessment (Nursing and Midwifery).
20, July, 2017 Heather bound for Boston after Degree Link success
A former Aboyne Academy pupil, who was encouraged to go to university after gaining an HND in Legal Services at North East Scotland College, who graduated with her second degree from RGU this week is heading to Boston to study for her Masters in Law.
20, July, 2017 Year of international graduations for Veronica
There will be three reasons for graduation celebrations in three different countries for Veronica Cunningham and her daughters Rachel and Zara this year. Veronica, originally from Sligo and Galway in Ireland but now based in Oslo, Norway graduated as one of RGU's first cohort of Doctor of Information Science (DInfSc) students. Rachel meanwhile graduates with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) from Parsons New School in Paris and Zara graduates with a BSc International Business Administration from Erasmus University in Rotterdam.
19, July, 2017 Lisa meets challenge of five-year plan
Seeing her younger sister graduate was the inspiration that Lisa Michie needed to encourage her to go back to university. Lisa, from Banchory, first went to university straight from school to study law, didn’t enjoy the course so she left and started working. But after watching Nicola graduate, she sat down at New Year 2012/2013 and created a five-year plan for herself. She has now checked one of her biggest goals off her list by graduating from RGU with BA (Hons) Business Management.
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