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RGU:RAG and Childreach International – Student Opportunity

RGU:RAG and Childreach International are currently recruiting volunteers for its three remaining challenge and volunteering events; The Big Build volunteer Tanzania, India on Two Wheels and Trek the Great Wall.  Each event will help fundraise for Childreach International a children’s charity who aim to empower children to unlock their full potential in life by breaking […]

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Oldmacher students visit RGU Computing

Oldmachar Academy Visits RGU Computing

On Thursday 20th Nov 2014, 13 students studying computing from Oldmachar Academy – S5/S6 visited the School of Computing Science and Digital Media at the Riverside East building for a series of workshops covering how to build a PC, iPad Programming using Codea and Computer Networking. The general outline for the day was as follows. […]

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Exam Study Tips and Techniques Workshops

The university’s Study Skills Unit is running the following one hour sessions on exam techniques on the following dates: 1 – Wednesday 12th November 2014 from 1.30pm to 2.30pm in Room N310 Riverside East 2 – Wednesday 26th November 2014 from 1.30pm to 2.30pm in Room N310 Riverside East 3 – Wednesday 10th December 2014 […]

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Ian Watson - Guest Lecturer

Guest lecture by Dr Ian Watson

“Alan Turing and the Artificial Brain” – Guest lecture by Dr Ian Watson Associate Professor at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Dr Ian Watson is an Associate Professor within the Department of Computer Science at the University of Auckland. His career has involved the practical application of many areas of Artificial Intelligence research. Alan […]

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Datacentre at Aberdeen University

Data Centre Visit

On Monday morning (14 April 2014), a group of MSc Information and Network Security students, along with a couple of lecturers, visited the University’s national industry award shared Data Centre. The visit consisted of a tour of the building and the inside of the data centre (server and network racks) and a presentation on the […]

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