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Change the way you look at difficult situations, says Jo Malone CBE

Global entrepreneur Professor Jo Malone CBE inspired a new generation of business talent at a landmark event at the London campus of Glasgow Caledonian University.

Blockbuster Holyrood debut for Army veteran GCU graduate

Former Scots Guardsman John Templeton took centre stage at a major lifelong learning event at the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday (February 27) where he told dignitaries that graduating from GCU as a mental health nurse had changed his life.

GCU HIV experts at forefront of ‘game-changing’ drug research

A new report has highlighted the huge progress made during the initial year implementing the first national HIV prevention PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) drug programme in Scotland.

Taggart star Blythe Duff returns to GCU for screenwriting workshop

Actress Blythe Duff returned to GCU to perform scripts written by students on our MA TV Fiction Writing course.

GCU Professor offered Fellowship at Princeton

A Professor from GCU has been offered a prestigious Fellowship from a research institute based at Princeton University.

The scent of success

Jo Malone CBE will be joined by students and staff at GCU's London Fashion Street campus where she will talk about her career to date and take questions from the audience on the luxury industry.

Major GCU study to examine impact of tourism on Skye

Visitors, residents and businesses in Skye are being encouraged to take part in a major new study on the economic impact of tourism on the island.

GCU launches major expansion of Graduate Apprenticeships

Hundreds of working people will gain access to higher education after Glasgow Caledonian University secured £5.4million to become one of Scotland's largest providers of Graduate Apprenticeships.

Social media packs a punch for boxers

Boxers are using social media to "hustle business" and boost their earning potential in the ring, according to a new academic study.

Project launch marks International Zero Tolerance Day for FGM

Schoolgirls of African descent joined Scottish Minister for Equalities Christina McKelvie and Glasgow's Lord Provost Eva Bolander to launch a community-led research project to mark International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM

GCU graduate wins Scottish Degree Student of the Year

A graduate of Glasgow Caledonian University has been named Scottish Degree Student of the Year at the British Education Awards.

Facebook users blame victims for cyber abuse

Disturbing new research has found that Facebook users are more likely to blame victims for online abuse than the perpetrators because people may have become numb to cyberbullying.