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.
15, January, 2010 Caring careers to be highlighted at University events
The School of Nursing and Midwifery is to hold two Open Days in the coming weeks to highlight opportunities to study for a career in the caring professions.
01, December, 2009 Against all odds: Graduation success for David
A loving husband, father of five and cancer-charity champion will celebrate the end of a challenging four years when he graduates with a BA Honours in Social work.
01, December, 2009 Success from across the water for Catherine
Catherine Johnson will celebrate the end of a busy three and a half years when she graduates with a first class BA Honours in Social work.
01, December, 2009 Social work graduate aims to challenge inequalities for Deaf people
Frankie McLean, from Kilmarnock, has overcome immense challenges in his journey, graduating with a BA (Hons) Social Work at 10.30am on Friday 4 December.
29, October, 2009 Flagship University event brings together business leaders
Business leaders from across the North-east came together for the University's prestigious Entrepreneurship Dinner, sponsored by AMEC, recently.
28, October, 2009 Flagship University event brings together business leaders
Business leaders from across the North-east will come together for the University's prestigious Entrepreneurship Dinner, sponsored by AMEC, this evening.
01, October, 2009 Welfare reform investigated at University
Paul Spicker's Professorial Lecture is to explore what the social security system was supposed to do, how it has changed, and where the programme of welfare reform is taking it.
18, August, 2009 University to launch centre for sustainable practice
Robert Gordon University is to launch its newly established Centre for Understanding Sustainable Practice (CUSP).
06, August, 2009 Postgraduate and Part-time Open Evening
A Postgraduate and Part-time Open Evening is to take place at Robert Gordon University, from 5 - 7.30pm on Thursday 27 August.
Kelly graduated despite having to deal with her mum being diagnosed with cancer and a bereavement.