The preparations for this years Applicants days on the 3rd and 7th of March 2012 got into full swing today. There is still plenty to organise for the day: organising staff, student helpers, arrange talks, demos and practical workshops. We needed a guest speaker to come in. I am fortunate to be in touch […]
School Workshop visit to Oldmachar Academy today for workshops on Computer Networking and Building a Personal Computer. The workshops were given to a class of about twenty higher students. Oldmachar is about four & a half miles from the School of Computing at St Andrew Street. The Computer Networking workshop looked at the use of […]
I received word just a short while ago that the Irish Collegiate Programming Contest (IrlCPC) being hosted in Cork Ireland will be going ahead for 2012. This year the competition is being opened up to provide an additional category for postgraduate students and faculty members. Teams can attempt to solve the problems using any of […]
Visited Bridge of Don Academy this afternoon to give two workshops on How to Build a PC and Computer Networking to a class of students studying for their Highers. The Academy is about four miles from our base at St Andrews Street in the city center. For the Build a PC workshop after a short […]
Welcome to the Diary of a Systems Manager at the School of computing at the Robert Gordon University. Any interesting goings on around the place of a technical nature will get posted here from time to time…. Keep popping back to see if there’s anything new.