Aberdeen Lord Provost welcomed as a Fellow to the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce

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The Lord Provost of Aberdeen Barney Crockett was welcomed as a Fellow to the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce. (RSA).

RSA Fellowship Councillor and University of Aberdeen Senior Lecturer Neil McLennan said: “One of my aspirations during my time as Fellowship Councillor was to reactivate RSA Fellows in the North East of Scotland. We now have fellows in the northern isles of Shetland connecting, a very active Angus & Mearns network and we also have a re-energised RSA presence in Aberdeen including our engagements with the University of Aberdeen May Festival and recent PodFest". 

Period17 Jul 2020 → 18 Jul 2020

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  • TitleAberdeen Lord Provost made Fellow to Royal Society of Arts
    Media name/outletEvening Express
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date18/07/20
    DescriptionRSA Fellowship Councillor and University of Aberdeen Senior Lecturer Neil McLennan said: "Lord Provost Crockett joining the fellowship is an important event for us. Lord Provost Crockett has contributed to many of the key areas RSA are engaged in- improving society through education, innovation for the future and persevering our past heritage. Past fellows are a roll call of great thinkers, social innovators and reformers. That work continues today including in areas such as equity and sustainability."
    PersonsNeil McLennan
  • TitleLord Provost appointed fellow of historic society
    Media name/outletPress and Journal
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date18/07/20
    DescriptionThe Lord Provost's inclusion marks a milestone for Aberdeen University lecturer Neil McLennan, who serves as fellowship councillor to the society. He made it his mission to "re-energise" the RSA's presence in the north-east.
    PersonsNeil McLennan
  • TitleLord Provost receives prestigious Fellowship
    Media name/outletAberdeen City Council
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date17/07/20
    URLhttps://news.aberdeencity.gov.uk/lord-provost-receives-prestigious-fellowship/
    PersonsNeil McLennan