Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay by bus

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay in Aberdeen. These spots are easily accessed from the city centre by bus, making them the perfect places to go and visit whilst studying at RGU.

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6 Must-See Spots in Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

You might know Aberdeen for its granite, nicknamed ‘The Silver City’ and ‘The Granite City’, or perhaps you know that Aberdeen is the Oil Capital of Europe. Whilst these things are true, there is also a huge amount of culture in Aberdeen – and some amazing places to visit and explore.

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A guide to the hidden gems of Aberdeen

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her favourite Aberdeen hidden gems that you can easily explore by bus, showing just how easy it is to get around Aberdeen.

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Throwback to Grampian Pride 2019

Grampian Pride 2021 is happening online for the second year in a row due to COVID-19. While the virtual event will still be a fun-filled day where we can remember the LGBT+ history and celebrate the present and future, RGU Student Swetha Akshita looks back on her very first Grampian Pride experience in 2019.

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RGU Inclusion Mentoring Service

To help mark Mental Health Awareness Week, we interviewed Julie Waddell, an Inclusion Coordinator at RGU about the Inclusion Mentoring Service. Julie discusses how the service can support RGU students with mental health difficulties, long term illness or any other disability.

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My Favourite Adventure Spots in Aberdeenshire

For the last part of my blog series, I want to inspire you to dust off your hiking boots and get ready to enjoy some of the best scenes Scotland has to offer. Outdoor enthusiasts, feast your eyes on some of the best day trip adventures in Aberdeenshire!

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Exercise and mental health: 5 Top tips from RGU SPORT

Applied Sport and Exercise Science student Lea is doing her placement with RGU SPORT. She writes about the benefits of exercise on mental health and how you can get started if you are a beginner.

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Nurturing Friendships During the Pandemic

We can all relate to how difficult it’s been not being able to see our friends when we want because of the pandemic. We asked our Instagram community for their suggestions on how best to nurture friendships through this time.

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