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University receives major Scottish Government research grant to tackle coronavirus impact

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is delighted to announce that the Scottish Government has awarded the University £136,290 to fund three vital research projects to tackle the coronavirus and its impact.

VisitScotland books the Moffat Centre

The Moffat Centre at Glasgow Caledonian University has secured a major new contract with VisitScotland to continue its work at the heart of the Scottish travel industry.

GCU joins forces with Police Scotland to launch Erase the Grey across the country

Police Scotland today launched Glasgow Caledonian University's #ErasetheGrey campaign across the country to mark 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence.

Dr Marie Macklin inspires urban regeneration students

‚ÄčEntrepreneur Dr Marie Macklin CBE returned to GCU this week to deliver a masterclass on urban regeneration and the race to create a carbon-neutral world.

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.

Dr Angela O'Hagan wins Jo Cox Award for Public Service and Active Citizenship

One of the UK's leading voices on gender-budgeting has been awarded the prestigious Jo Cox Award for Public Service and Active Citizenship.

Malmaison and Dakota founder checks in for the 2019 Moffat Awards

‚ÄčOne of the biggest names in the UK's hospitality sector talked about his love for the hotel trade at the 2019 Moffat Lecture and Awards at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Collective action is needed to tackle child poverty

Collective action and radical ideas will be required to eradicate child poverty in Scotland, a major conference at Glasgow Caledonian University heard.

GCU celebrates social enterprise at John Pearce Memorial Lecture

Glasgow Caledonian University celebrated the history of social enterprise and the future of the sector at the 2019 John Pearce Memorial Lecture.

Take a walk through the city's war

Explore wartime Glasgow with PhD student Kevin Morrison this month.

UHatch start-up named as one of 2019's top 50 companies to watch

A business supported by GCU's entrepreneurial hub has been named as one of the top 50 companies to watch by a prestigious US magazine.

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.