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Spotlight on dark tourism and Kazakhstan

Professor John Lennon, Dean of Glasgow School for Business and Society, has delivered a keynote lecture in Kazakhstan on Gulag heritage sites and dark tourism.

Project to create Scotland's Smartest Factory seeks research expertise

An ambitious partnership to create one of Scotland's Smartest Factories is seeking two Research Engineers to help deliver the project over the next three years.

Students hit fashion capital

Fifty fashion students from GCU travelled to one of the world's most stylish capitals to learn more about the fashion industry.

GCU helps Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students to graduate with degrees from Glasgow Caledonian University in Mauritius next month.

GCU climbs 16 places in prestigious Guardian University Guide

Glasgow Caledonian University has moved up 16 places in this year's Guardian University Guide 2020.

First among equals? Diversity work nominated for HE Awards

The University’s important work to support equality and diversity is being recognised in two nominations to The Herald’s Higher Education Awards. It follows recent success in the Times Higher Education Impact Awards, which placed Glasgow

GCU Fashion Showcase unveils stunning 2019 collection

A sustainable fashion range created from excess cashmere waste and a collection designed to raise awareness of homelessness in Glasgow lit up the runway at the 2019 GCU Fashion Show.

Finance Secretary gives ringing endorsement of University research strategy

"I readily welcome the fact that Glasgow Caledonian has adopted the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals," said Derek Mackay MSP as he outlined their importance at the University's annual research celebration.

University hosts first World Forum on Climate Justice

Final preparations are under way for the first World Forum on Climate Justice which takes place on campus in Glasgow from the June 19-21.

University brings new life to ageing process

Christina McKelvie MSP described Scotland's ageing workforce as an asset and not an expense as she opened the inaugural EngAGE conference at Glasgow Caledonian University.

University's pioneering HIV research features in national campaign

Research which could help Scotland become the first country to beat HIV is being highlighted in a new campaign to promote the public impact of health research at universities across the UK.

Communication is key to successful risk management, according to ACCA report

​Successful risk managers build strong working relationships with staff across the business, according to a new report co-authored by GCU's Dr Patrick Ring.