John’s Blog Posts

What is it like to run a student society?

Earlier this year myself and some fellow students opted to revive a subject-specific society that had fallen out of existence a few years previous; the RGU Life Sciences Society. Student societies, for those who aren’t aware, are run by students of the university (with support from our Student’s Union) in order to provide opportunities for other students on campus to get to know each and develop new skills. (more…)

RGU Gateway to International Opportunities

It’s a little unusual to be writing the first words of this blog, a diary of my time at university, from the banks of the Hudson here in New York City. However, if I hadn’t made the decision in 2012 to move from my hometown in Glasgow to accept my place at RGU in Aberdeen, then I would never have taken this trip. (more…)