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  • 15 March 2019

    UHatch spin-out company bounces to the top with £140,000 funding grant

    bOunceT Innovative Occupational Therapy, founded by GCU Occupational Therapy student Callum McKinnon, will use the award to provide increased trampoline-based therapy to children and adults with disabilities.

    bOunceT's Callum McKinnon
  • 14 March 2019

    MSP backs new GCU men are nurses too campaign

    Glasgow Shettleston MSP John Mason has backed the launch of a new Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) social media campaign aimed at getting more men into nursing and breaking down stereotypes in schools.

  • 14 March 2019

    Festival of Ageing at GCU in May

    Scotland should strive to be the most "age-friendly" society in Europe as it grapples with a growing demographic time bomb, the Scottish Government's Minister for Older People told an invited audience at GCU.

    From left: Dr Lesley Sawyers, Christina McKelvie and Professor Pamela Gillies CBE.
  • 28 February 2019

    Blockbuster Holyrood debut for Army veteran GCU graduate

    Former Scots Guardsman John Templeton took centre stage at a major lifelong learning event at the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday (February 27) where he told dignitaries that graduating from GCU as a mental health nurse had changed his life.

    GCU Veterans Champion Jim Castle, SCQF CEO Aileen Ponton, GCU veteran and graduate John Templeton, GCU DVC Academic Professor Valerie Webster and Dr Ima Jackson
  • 27 February 2019

    GCU HIV experts at forefront of game-changing drug research

    A new report has highlighted the huge progress made during the initial year implementing the first national HIV prevention PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) drug programme in Scotland.

    Professor Claudia Estcourt
  • 14 February 2019

    GCU launches major expansion of Graduate Apprenticeships

    Hundreds of working people will gain access to higher education after Glasgow Caledonian University secured £5.4million to become one of Scotland's largest providers of Graduate Apprenticeships.

  • 06 February 2019

    Project launch marks International Zero Tolerance Day for FGM

    Schoolgirls of African descent joined Scottish Minister for Equalities Christina McKelvie and Glasgow's Lord Provost Eva Bolander to launch a community-led research project to mark International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) on Wednes...

  • 31 January 2019

    Facebook users blame victims for cyber abuse

    Disturbing new research has found that Facebook users are more likely to blame victims for online abuse than the perpetrators because people may have become numb to cyberbullying.

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