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Getting to Know Support Staff - Student Life

By RGrant 13 Aug 2021

Terry Knight

Job Title: ResLife & Student Help Point Manager 

How to Contact:; 01224 262141; Come and visit

Your Favourite Part of Your Role:

Working with young people and watching them develop.

Your Top Advice for Students:

Embrace the whole University experience, clubs, societies, sports, networking etc.

Your Favourite Part of Aberdeen: Marischal College 

Favourite film / book: 

Shawshank Redemption. 

Beat the system and the odds and knew the value of true friendship.

Favourite famous quote:

Leadership is not about being in charge. Leadership is about taking care of those in your charge.

- Simon Sinek

Favourite celebrity:

Usain Bolt. Got to the very top of his sport but still maintained his dignity, personality and sense of fun. Always has time for everyone, not just those who could further his personal career. 

Fiona Hall

Job Title: Student Life Project Co-Ordinator

How to Contact:

Your Favourite Part of Your Role:

I love the variety of my role. No two days are the same! 

Your Top Advice for Students:

Enjoy yourselves, but take advantage of all the opportunities you can have whilst here and use the support services when you need them too. 

Your Favourite Part of Aberdeen: I love to walk along the riverside at the RGU campus. You feel as if you are out of the city and I find the sound of nature and the running water really calming. If I go out for a walk at lunchtime it resets me for the rest of the day.

Favourite film / book: “The English Patient” - Michael Ondaatje (I love the book and the film)

Favourite famous quote:

“If you are always trying to be normal, you’ll never know how amazing you can be.” — Maya Angelou

Favourite celebrity:

I don’t have a favourite celebrity, but I generally admire people who stand up for things and work hard to inspire others whilst excelling at what they have chosen to do. 

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