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Professor wins prestigious lifetime achievement award

A professor who has dedicated her life to helping older people become more active has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for her pioneering work.

Centre for Climate Justice to celebrate success

Helping to provide water for all in Malawi and a safe alternative to kerosene-based lighting are just two of the successes to be celebrated by the Centre for Climate Justice next week.

Student who suffered broken spine celebrates two community sports awards

A GCU student who learned to walk again after breaking her spine is celebrating winning two awards recognising her commitment to community sports.

Three Lanarkshire Hospitals seal University Hospital Status

Lanarkshire’s three new University hospitals received the seal of approval on Friday, November 17 at the official unveiling of its signage to celebrate the landmark deal between Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and NHS Lanarkshire.

GCU student picks up SQA Star Award for volunteering

A third-year student who volunteers in his local community as a sports coach was honoured at the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Star Awards 2017

New eye technology to help optometry students lead the fight against diabetes

A device that can aid the detection of diabetes through the eye has been donated to Glasgow Caledonian University.

GCU Law Clinic alumnus lands prestigious traineeship

A former director of the student-led GCU Law Clinic has landed a prestigious traineeship with the WS Society, a historic Scottish legal body.

GCU London honours public health professor

The University presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Professor Mike Kelly at its winter graduation ceremony.

GCU London to honour public health professor at winter graduation

GCU London will hold its winter graduation ceremony on Wednesday, November 8 in Christ Church, Spitalfields.

Sir Alex Ferguson hosts New York leadership event

Sir Alex Ferguson emphasised the importance of leadership when he visited Glasgow Caledonian New York College.

Advanced Higher Hub nominated for ScottishPower award

The Advanced Higher Hub at GCU has been nominated for a ScottishPower Foundation Award.

The sky is the limit for Tom

A Glasgow Caledonian University graduate whose business designs low-cost satellites has been named in the Forbes Europe 30 under 30 for 2017.