News from Robert Gordon University Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Q&A with Rachel Corsie - RGU Alumna and Scotland Women’s National Football Captain Q&A with captain of the Scotland Women’s National Football team, Rachel Corsie, a former RGU SPORT Scholar, who graduated with a degree in Accounting and Finance. Tue, 27 Feb 2018 09:27:00 GMT OPINION: Weathering a crisis takes skills and knowledge – Ella Minty Ella Minty talks about the importance and relevance of crisis management in our world today and why it is paramount we have the correct skills and knowledge to be able to control any form of crisis. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:59:00 GMT RGU launches crisis communications diploma with the CIPR Robert Gordon University (RGU) has joined forces with the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) to launch a Specialist Diploma in Crisis Communications. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:41:00 GMT RGU Scholar heading to the Gold Coast to represent Scotland at table tennis RGU Sport Scholar Colin Dalgleish will make his debut Commonwealth Games appearance in April 2018, where he will represent Scotland at table tennis on the Gold Coast of Australia. Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:00:00 GMT RGU awarded £4.2million to expand its pioneering work-based learning degree programme Robert Gordon University (RGU), a pioneer of work-based learning degrees, has been awarded £4.2 million by Skills Development Scotland to significantly expand the range of courses on offer and the number of places available. Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:20:00 GMT Award win for CDA Common Data Access (CDA) is celebrating after scooping a win at the UK Association Awards Ceremony in Manchester. CDA – a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK – won the Best eLearning/Online Education award for its innovative Graduate Certificate in Petroleum Data Management. The online course – the first of its kind – is designed to be studied anywhere in the world while working full-time. The course is part of a collaborative programme led and funded by CDA and delivered by Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen to establish Petroleum Data Management (PDM) as a recognised professional discipline. Tue, 19 Dec 2017 10:34:00 GMT Brian takes a mature approach to celebrating another degree of success After spending more than three decades in the oil and gas industry, Brian Gorn (58) from Keith decided it was time to learn something new and different. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:38:00 GMT Aberdeen couple on a high after graduating from RGU Robert Gordon University graduates Graham Gordon and Elaine Anderson have good reason for feeling on top of the world. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:29:00 GMT Law and Order sets Kirsty off on legal path Kirsty Laura Henderson has always excelled at stubbornly arguing a point – irrespective of whether she was right on wrong. That, plus watching The Bill and Law and Order on television, and some advice from her mum made choosing her future career path fairly easy. Five years later Kirsty, from Culbokie in the Black Isle, took the next step towards that career goal by graduating Bachelor of Laws from Robert Gordon University (RGU) on Tuesday, 5 December. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:53:00 GMT 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