MS Office suite - learn something new this summer from the comfort of your own home!
We've just published our summer schedule of MS Office 'Focus on...' online training sessions. These short, one hour sessions are delivered via MS Teams and focus on specific aspects of MS Office applications, breaking down learning into bite-size chunks.
An opportunity to show support for the Armed Forces
Armed Forces Reserves Day, which was on 23 June, and Armed Forces Day on Saturday (26 June), provide an opportunity to show support for the Armed Forces. The University signed the Armed Forces Covenant in 2016 and was also awarded the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award in the same year....
Gone Phishing! The dangers of using Out of Office Auto Reply
Most of us will be familiar with Outlook's Out of Office auto reply feature. It's a convenient way to inform co-workers and other contacts about our absence, ensuring business continues as usual while we are away. However, auto replies can also be a major security risk.
'10 marathons in 10 days' challenge for Arash
Professor Arash Sahraie, of the School of Psychology, aims to run 10 marathons in 10 days, starting on July 1, to raise much-needed funds for Mental Health Aberdeen and the Archie Foundation. Read more about what drives his passion for sport and why he has decided to take on this...
Geophysicist David Cornwell shares his experience of diabetes
Diabetes Week runs in 2021 from June 14 to June 20. Ahead of this, we talk to university geophysicist David Cornwell about how the pandemic and change in the working environment has affected him and the management of his condition.
Professor Pavlovskaia becomes first female Head of Engineering
Professor Ekaterina Pavlovskaia has been appointed as the next Head of School of Engineering.
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. It also helps people who don't think of themselves as having caring responsibilities to identify as carers and access much-needed...