GIS Masters programme celebrates its 30th year
Students, staff and alumni were among those who marked the 30th anniversary of the University's Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Masters programme at a poster presentation event at St Mary's last week.
Arctic university heads to meet for Rectors' Forum
The heads of universities focussed on investigating the Arctic will meet at the University of Aberdeen this week to discuss the latest developments and research in the Circumpolar North.
New to MyAberdeen or to Course Co-ordinating
Tuesday 29 August 2017 at 15:00-16:30 (Foresterhill) Monday 4 September 2017 at 15:00-16:30 (Old Aberdeen) Tuesday 5 September 20147 at 15:00-16:30 (Old Aberdeen) This is a session for those new to MyAberdeen or new to the role of co-ordinating a MyAberdeen course but with limited experience of using the VLE. Will include: Basic navigation Course...
Help us welcome more online students
Next week the University will hold its first 'Virtual Open Day' for students wishing to study one of our growing portfolio of online courses.
Disabling of inactive network devices
From the 21 August, we will be disabling the connection of any device that has not been active on the wired network for a period of three months or more.
Open sessions with Margaret Ross
Colleagues are reminded that Margaret Ross, Vice Principal for People, will host two open sessions in August to discuss employee engagement, support for wellbeing and equality & diversity.
National pay negotiations
The 2017-18 New JNCHES pay round has now concluded and agreement reached as outlined below.
New digital capture software - Panopto
This summer we replaced TechSmith Relay with Panopto, the market leader in digital capture software.
Purchase of Annual Leave Scheme
Staff with a holiday year from October – September are reminded that you can request to purchase up to 10 days additional leave in the leave year October 2017 – September 2018. The scheme is intended to build on leave arrangements already in place (such as annual leave, family friendly leave...
Girls power their way to world top four
The University of Aberdeen's girls' powerlifting team are officially among the best in the world following their success in a major international competition.