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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.

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).

Nobel Peace Prize winner and anti-landmine campaigner to be honoured by GCU

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and anti-landmine campaigner Jerry White is to be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

GCU appoints new lay governors to its Court

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has appointed four new lay governors to its governing body, the University Court.

UN Global Compact founder Georg Kell to be honoured by GCU

Founding Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative, Georg Kell is to be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Honorary guests join GCU summer graduations

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will celebrate the achievements of an award-winning photojournalist, the founders of the world's largest private optician chain, a film visual effects wizard, Microsoft Xbox's 'father of invention', the United

Celebrating student success in the School of Engineering and Built Environment

The annual School of Engineering and Built Environment prize-giving ceremony celebrated outstanding academic achievement last night (June 29).

Hats off to London graduates

Students at GCU London celebrated their graduation today.

Pokemon Go-inspired game aims to encourage healthy lifestyle in teenagers

Gaming and health don't usually go hand-in-hand, but that's all set to change thanks to researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), who are developing a digital game which encourages teenagers to eat smart and get active.

GCU signs new three-year agreement with Santander Universities

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has signed a new agreement with Santander Universities, signifying an incredible £1m of support for students and staff.

Inspired by leading health inequalities and design speakers

Researchers and students gathered at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) yesterday (Thursday, June 15) to hear inspiring speeches from Sir Michael Marmot and Andrew Cameron.

GCU presents prestigious Alumnus of the Year 2017 awards

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has selected the recipients of its prestigious GCU and GCU London Alumnus of the Year awards for 2017.