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Launch event announced for African climate study

Glasgow Caledonian University has won funding to share the testimonies of those hit hardest by COVID-19 and climate change at an international event.

Blood cancer research reaches ‘significant milestone’

Research led by Glasgow Caledonian University blood cancer scientist Dr Mark Williams investigating new targeted treatments for Acute Myeloid Leukaemia has reached a 'significant milestone'.

Major names in climate change sign up for World Forum

Some of the biggest players on the world stage of climate change will be speaking at the second World Forum on Climate Justice, to be held at Glasgow Caledonian University in September.

Researchers call for mandatory health warnings on alcohol labels

A new world-wide study has found that large alcohol labelling using negative health warnings similar to that used on cigarette packets could help people change their drinking habits.

Fears that lack of mental-health support for construction workers could lead to suicide

Initiatives aimed at protecting the mental health of construction workers may not be getting to those who need them, researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University have warned.

An appreciation of Professor Iain Renwick, President of the British School of Fashion at GCU

Professor Iain Renwick, President of the British School of Fashion at the London campus of our University, sadly passed away on Monday, June 21, 2021. His loss will be deeply felt by the many students he inspired.

Important information to applicants on provisional results

Provisional Results: what you need to know

The UN highlights GCU's commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations has selected Glasgow Caledonian University's Strategy 2030 and research project the Fashion Detox Challenge as examples of Sustainable Development Goal best practice.

GCU ranks among world’s best young universities

Glasgow Caledonian University has once again been named one of the world’s top universities aged 50 years old or younger in the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2021.

Sir Alex-backed university graduate scheme wins global award

A University scheme backed by Sir Alex Ferguson CBE to help graduates get a foot on the career ladder in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic has won a global award.

GCU secures International Play Association World Conference

Glasgow Caledonian University is to host the International Play Association World Conference in 2023.

Update on cyber security incident at GCU

An update from Glasgow Caledonian University on steps taken to assess and deal with a cyber security incident.