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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.

Shorter mobility programmes break down barriers, finds new UUKi report

Glasgow Caledonian University's Professor Bob Gilmour contributes to a new report by UUK

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

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.

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.

Augmented Reality app on track for Highlands

GCU is helping to develop an Augmented Reality app aimed at encouraging more people to explore the Highlands.

GSBS used as case study for UK business schools

Glasgow School for Business and Society is an excellent example of how UK business schools can deliver for the Common Good, according to an influential new report.

Nurses feel pressure from patients to prescribe antibiotics

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University battling the global crisis of antibiotic overuse found that nurses felt pressure from patients to hand them out even if they didn’t need them.

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.