The exciting highs and lows of a career change to Social Work
Karen Alford Social Work
Social Work & Social Sciences News
Explore the latest Social Work and Social Sciences news, including staff and student achievements and announcements.
18, June, 2012 Tapping all our talents - Report on Women in STEM
The Royal Society of Edinburgh will host an event at the University to discuss the findings of a report on women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects and create a strategy for the future.
21, November, 2011 Miley inspires fellow students with Olympic-themed challenge
Hannah Miley launched a new London 2012 affiliated sports engagement initiative on Friday (18 November).
24, October, 2011 RGU New Ideas Competition
Get your thinking caps on and get the chance to win up to £1500!
12, October, 2011 RGU involved in major European study into systemic social work practice
The university is taking part in a €115,000 project to establish a common European perspective
28, September, 2011 Minister welcomes new centre for looked after children
Scotland's new centre for improving the lives of looked after children, and enhancing their future prospects, was launched today.
05, September, 2011 New Course is a World First for RGU
RGU addresses demand in corporate social responsibility from energy sector
17, August, 2011 Academic Leads National Event Exploring Social Inequality
An academic recently took a lead role in a national event which explored the inequalities within contemporary British society.
16, July, 2011 Dyslexia proves no barrier for Social Work graduate
Kimberly Gallon celebrated four years of hard work this week when she graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in Social work.
16, July, 2011 Fighter Karen rises above the challenges to receive degree
Karen Irvine collected her much-deserved BA (Hons) degree in Social Work in a morning ceremony held at His Majesty's Theatre on Wednesday 13 July.
Karen Howell celebrated her first steps towards a new career in social work when she graduated from the Faculty of Health and Social Care this week.