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Honours for Rose Reilly and Mal Young among others

Nine honorary guests from a range of disciplines will be recognised at our winter graduations next week.

Take a walk through the city's war

Explore wartime Glasgow with PhD student Kevin Morrison this month.

GCU engineers power wind turbine idea

A flat-pack wind turbine designed by a Scots school pupil and created by engineers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) could help bring power to refugee camps and disaster areas across the world.

Edward finds the right rhythm

A PhD student made the semi-finals of the prestigious UK Three Minute Thesis competition - the furthest reached by a student from GCU.

International project wins Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence

Judges have recognised a "ground breaking" University learning project giving students access to "life-changing" experiences with a national teaching excellence award.

'Life saving' construction app developed by Glasgow Caledonian University

A multimedia app that will reduce injuries and save lives on construction projects across the globe has been developed by researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Glasgow Caledonian University hosts launch of guarantee to care-experienced applicants

GCU joined Scotland's 17 other higher education institutions in guaranteeing care-experienced applicants who meet minimum entry requirements an offer of an undergraduate place at university.

Climate Justice researcher presents Greta Thunberg with Scottish award

A University climate justice researcher has presented campaigner Greta Thunberg with a prestigious environmental award in recognition of her work to combat climate change.

Inspiring the next generation of engineers

Glasgow Caledonian University is to host a free event aimed at promoting the next industrial revolution to young people and their guardians.

Glasgow Caledonian named Scotland's most sustainable university

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been rated first in Scotland in the People & Planet University League 2019 for its environmental and ethical performance.

Three inspirational women honoured by University for the Common Good

Three truly inspirational women received honorary degrees today (July 3) by Scotland’s University for the Common Good, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

First Minister praises University's world-leading Centre for Climate Justice

Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, has described the Centre for Climate Justice at Glasgow Caledonian University as world-leading, following her address at the first global Forum on Climate Justice. The First Minister told