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GCNYC Vice-President helps Marie Claire publish historic edition

Cara Smyth, Vice-President of Glasgow Caledonian New York College (GCNYC), joined Marie Claire’s Sustainable Fashion Advisory Board to support the latest issue dedicated to sustainability.

GCU graduate turns freelance bug bounty hunter

Over the summer, students usually support themselves with a little part-time work – anything from pulling pints behind a bar to stacking shelves in a supermarket.

A vision for the future as GCU receives donation from leading Scottish company

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), the only University in Scotland to offer Optometry, has received a boost from the Robert Barr Charitable Trust to further enhance its clinical investigation facility.

Students join team at GCU’s Fair Fashion Center in New York

Two Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) students are taking a bite of the Big Apple this summer after being selected by Entrepreneurial Scotland’s Saltire Programme.

Graduate Stewart is awarded Darren Joliny Prize for outstanding performance

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) graduate Stewart Ward has been presented with the Darren Joliny Prize in recognition of his outstanding performance in the BA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism programme.

97 per cent of GCU students find work or further study after graduation

More than 97 per cent of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) students are in work or further study six months after graduation, according to annual employment performance indicators.

Honorary trio join GCU summer graduations

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)’s School of Health and Life Sciences and School of Engineering and Built Environment have celebrated their graduation with a trio of special honorary guests.

Xbox's 'father of invention' to be awarded honorary degree by GCU

Boyd Multerer – the man responsible for Xbox Live, the gaming and entertainment service now used by more than 46 million people worldwide – is to be awarded an honorary degree by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Special guests celebrate with graduates

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)'s Glasgow School for Business and Society today celebrated their graduation with a group of special honorary guests.

Should have gone to GCU!

The founders of Specsavers, Dame Mary Perkins and her husband Doug Perkins, are to be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

World-renowned photographer to be honoured by GCU

Award-winning Scottish photographer Harry Benson CBE will be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) during the University’s summer graduations on Wednesday, July 5.

GCU names Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year 2017

Alec Thomas and Emma Hale win the prestigious awards for their achievements in running and golf respectively.