Katie’s Guide to Preparing for Graduation

It has been a while since I graduated from RGU with fond memories as a student. But with the winter graduation coming up, it is time for our upcoming graduates to prepare. Here are a details to help you prepare for your big day.

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Student to Community Health worker: RGU Experience

Most people can agree that the end of an undergraduate degree brings along an underlying feeling of uneasiness of what is going to come after student life ends. Questions like – ‘What job do I look for?’ and ‘What do I actually want to do?’ arise.

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Busy Week? 5 Easy Student Meals

Coursework that is due at the end of the week, extra hours at your part time job and in addition to this, you’re trying to keep up with your social life; student life can be tough. At the end of the month, when you are out of money, here are some lazy reciepes for students!

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Spooky Halloween spots in Aberdeen!

From where I come from, Halloween is not that big of a tradition. It is just something that I watched in Hollywood movies or British TV series. But when I moved to Aberdeen last year, I got to experience the true spirit of Halloween (pun intended).

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My Study Abroad Placement in Sri Lanka

Robert Gordon University (RGU) for the first time ever, had opened the opportunity for BA Social Work students to undertake a placement in Sri Lanka. I was lucky to have been chosen as one of the three students who went out as part of our 60-day placement.

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Studying at RGU and settling in Aberdeen

People move quite a lot in the world and for many different purposes, it is one of the many features of the modern world and living in it. Though no one ever said doing so is an easy thing no matter the normalcy of the event.

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A Week in the Life of a Student Midwife

In the lives of midwives, no two days are the same and you never know what it is you’re going to encounter next. Doing a Midwifery course at RGU has been so enriching and I am so grateful to be pursuing a course in a career where I will be witnessing life changing moments everyday.

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5 Things I Didn’t Expect: Transitioning to University

With the new academic year beginning, I feel it is only fitting to write about my transition from Secondary School to University!

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Best walks in Aberdeenshire

When I was a student I would take time for myself between studying so that I had time to relax and unwind from the stress of it all. My favourite thing to do was go for a long walk, with friends or family and of course my little dog Lucy.

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