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African super fruit firm wins £5000 at Virgin Media competition

GCU graduate and entrepreneur Isatou Njai has won £5,000 for her company and a meet-and-greet with Sir Richard Branson after triumphing in a Virgin Media business event.

GCU Law Clinic shortlisted for Scottish legal sector award

GCU Law Clinic, a student-led and student-run initiative, has been nominated for one of the Scottish legal sector's most prestigious awards.

GCU launches mentoring scheme for women in finance

Female finance students from GCU will receive one-to-one mentoring from women in the financial services sector under a pilot scheme aimed at addressing gender diversity in the industry.

Bosnian human rights activist to receive honorary degree

An international human rights activist who campaigns on behalf of women who were raped and sexually abused in the Bosnian War is to be awarded an honorary degree by Glasgow Caledonian University.

London to showcase Degree Apprenticeships

An event aimed at helping businesses make the most of the new Apprenticeship Levy is to be held at GCU London next week.

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.

Hidden Gems to be discovered through Tourism App

A new tourism app is set to open up the rural heartlands of Scotland, as part of the A9 Dualling programme.

Student Las Vegas charity event pipped at post in national awards

A Glasgow Caledonian University student-run themed charity event was highly commended by judges at the Scottish Events Awards.

STV celebrates 60 years of broadcasting with GCU

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is teaming up with STV to celebrate the broadcaster’s sixtieth anniversary.

Nestor's prospects look Rocks solid

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) student Nestor Lasuncion will be playing with the Glasgow Rocks in the British Basketball League (BBL) this season.

Top 10 for African super fruit drink in national competition

Top 10 for African super fruit drink in national competition

Journalism student scoops RTS funding award

A Glasgow Caledonian University first-year student has been awarded a bursary by the Royal Television Society (RTS).