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Mackie pupil heads off to Cambridge

A former Mackie Academy pupil is heading off to Cambridge University after receving the news last week that he had achieved straight As in his exams.

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RGU postgraduate opportunities highlighted at open evening

Robert Gordon University (RGU) will showcase its wide portfolio of postgraduate study options at its open evening later this month.

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SDS Careers Advisers from the North East of Scotland who answered calls at the SDS Exam Results Helpline.

Support for pupils with exam results

Hundreds of young people across Aberdeenshire have been helped through their exam results by a local group of Skills Development Scotland (SDS) careers advisers.

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ITCA Training seeking applications

ITCA Training seeking applications

An Aberdeen-based apprenticeship training company is seeking applications from the engineers of tomorrow for its specially tailored course.

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Left to right: Rory Rose from Stonehaven, Sarah Montgomery from Kintore, Miriam McDonald from Ellon, Rhia Badial from Maryculter and
Adam Morrison from Cults.

Oxford awaits Stonehaven pupil

A school pupil from Stonehaven is heading to Oxford after sailing through his Higher exams.

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16 year-old Joanna Hall from St Cyrus passed with flying colours.

High five for local girl

Lathallan School pupil Joanna Hall, 16 from St Cyrus was pleased to learn this week that she achieved 5 As in her Higher examinations.

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The Scottish Qualifications Authority has announced the results for National Courses and Awards 2017 today.

SQA exam results released

The Scottish Qualifications Authority has announced the results for National Courses and Awards 2017 today.

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John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

A free national helpline offering advice, information and support for young people and their parents has gone live, ahead of SQA results day tomorrow.

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The session will be held at Inverurie Academy between 6-8pm on Wednesday, August 30.

Information evening for prospective teachers

Aberdeenshire Council will be hosting an information evening for all those considering studying to become a primary teacher part-time.

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From left:  Megan Walls, Ashley Epperly, Madeline Lopez, Rhea Halley, Jessica James-Schulz, Chelsea Smith, Jackie Leith (RGU lecturer), Carrie Bailey (UTK lecturer), Laura Foubister, Leanna Will (RGU lecturer), Ashley Snaddon

US exchange broadens students’ horizons

Nursing students from Robert Gordon University (RGU) and University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK) have taken part in an international exchange programme this summer to learn more about their profession across the Atlantic Ocean.

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The secondary school pupils who took part in RGUs recent Nursing Summer School. The programme provided a week-long insight into what the profession involves.

Pupils inspired by university’s nursing school

More than 25 North-east secondary pupils considering a nursing career have been finding out more about the profession at Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Nursing Summer School.

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Pupils are anticipating their exam results and a helpline is opening again.

Helpline for exam pupils

Pupils across the country are being reminded that support is available when they receive their exam results.

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Angela graduated last week.

Work-life balance brings success for Angela

Successfully balancing the challenges of raising a young family, working and studying for a degree has paid off for Angela Williamson from Stonehaven who graduated last week from Robert Gordon University.

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Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is opening its exam results helpline once again on Tuesday, August 8.

Helpline to open again next month for pupils waiting on exam results

Pupils across the country will be on tenterhooks next month as they anticipate their exam results.

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Inverbervie Pre-school Graduation

Inverbervie Pre-school Graduation

Inverbervie Pre-School held a graduation for the children who will leave to start Primary One after the summer holidays.

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Some of the Global gang with Councillor Sarah Dickinson and Councillor Wendy Agnew  during their One Planet Picnic Party.

Sixth Green Flag for Millo

Mill o’ Forest Primary School in Stonehaven were rewarded for their efforts to maintain their Ec-school status recently, when they were awarded a sixth Green Flag.

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Pupils enjoyed a smoothie after a shot on the GoGreen smoothie bike.

Health week at Dunnottar

Dunnottar Primary School pupils received a visit from nutritionists from Robert Gordon’s University as part of a health week at the school.

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Mearns Academy

Lottery funding for Mearns Academy

Mearns Academy is to receive a share of £3.8 million in National Lottery Funds.

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Lairhillock Primary celebrated their 10th birthday in Spring of this year.

Lairhillock School Wishing Well

Lairhillock Primary School celebrated their 10th birthday this spring and part of the celebrations involved the building of a wishing well.

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