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Made At Uni: Caledonian Club listed in nation's best breakthroughs

The Caledonian Club’s success in widening access to education is being included in the #MadeAtUni campaign to celebrate the transformational impact of UK universities.

GCU hosts 2018 Cyber Security Christmas Lectures

Digital security experts warned more than 1000 Glasgow teenagers about the dangers of logging-on to public Wi-Fi in coffee shops and shopping centres.

retailTRUST and Hammerson support next generation of retail talent

Ambitious young entrepreneurs are to share in £30,000 worth of funding to help launch their own retail businesses in Glasgow and London.

Made for TV

Leading figures from the television industry joined graduates, students and staff to celebrate 10 years of GCU's pioneering MA TV Fiction Writing course.

GCU Law Clinic triumphs in Community Champion Awards

GCU Law Clinic, a student-led initiative which provides free legal advice, has made the final of the Evening Times Community Champion Awards after winning a regional heat.

Major appointment for gender-budgeting academic

One of Scotland's leading voices on gender-budgeting has been appointed as the new chair of a Scottish Government advisory group.

PhD social work student gives advice to Labour leader at round-table on asylum seekers

Natalia Farmer was invited to attend a round-table discussion with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard on the current asylum seeker/Serco eviction situation.

Engineering Development Trust award for student Taylor

Taylor Aitchison has won the Engineering Development Trust's Scottish Contribution to the Business Award for his outstanding business improvement project.

GCU and The HALO to bring work-based education to communities

Glasgow Caledonian University has signed a partnership with the urban regeneration group The HALO to bring work-based education to the heart of communities.

Equality and human rights champion completes GCU summer graduations

Equality champion Yvonne Strachan CBE received an honorary degree on the final day of GCU's summer graduations, to round off a week where more than 2600 students graduated and Dr Annie Lennox was installed as the University's first female Chancellor.

GCU student journalists make a splash at awards

Student journalists at Glasgow Caledonian University scooped four prizes at the Scottish Student Journalism Awards 2018.

GCU one of the first UK universities to sign up for STEM scholarships

Glasgow Caledonian University has been announced as one of the first UK universities to benefit from a STEM scholarship programme designed to help school and college leavers.