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Bed bugs to become bedfellows?

We may all need to learn to live by side-by-side with bed bugs. That is the view of a Glasgow Caledonian University academic after she carried out a study in the south side of Glasgow.

Finance student named as rising star

A finance student from Glasgow Caledonian University has been named as one of the rising stars of the sector.

Hospitality industry needs to invest in managing graduate talent, says academic

The hospitality sector is facing a significant challenge from employee skills shortages as consumers increasingly look for experience-led services, a leading expert has warned.

Entrepreneur ambassadors to help business start-ups take flight

Start-up companies at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) looking to take the next step in business will receive expert advice and mentoring from leading industry figures thanks to a newly-launched scheme.

Drive to attract superyachts to the west coast of Scotland

Superyachts could appear regularly along the west coast of Scotland thanks to a new drive to market the shoreline as one of the most attractive cruising destinations in the world.

Expert urges HR to create 'good jobs' in the face of AI

The chief executive of the leading professional body of HR professionals has outlined the challenge posed by Artificial Intelligence to the world of work, in a keynote lecture at Glasgow Caledonian University.

HIV is far from the death sentence that it was, says sexual health expert

"Scotland is leading the way with the introduction of PrEP (HIV drugs taken to prevent HIV acquisition) with other countries now looking to us as an example of best practice,” says sexual health expert Professor Claudia Estcourt.

Engaging honoraries close winter graduations

Brian Williamson and Lady Susan Rice CBE are honoured at the final of Glasgow Caledonian University's winter ceremonies.

Annie Lennox OBE is Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University

Royal Academician, singer songwriter, highly-respected social activist and philanthropist, Dr Annie Lennox OBE is the new Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University.

Excitement builds for winter graduation ceremonies

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will celebrate the achievements of two leading STEM ambassadors, a foremost economist, a climate-justice campaigner and a successful entrepreneur.

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.

£2.2 million project will explore how access to work could support migrant integration across Europe

Glasgow Caledonian University is to lead a £2.2million Europe-wide project exploring how joining the labour market could help migrants, refugees and asylum applicants integrate in their new host countries.