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Finance Secretary gives ringing endorsement of University research strategy

"I readily welcome the fact that Glasgow Caledonian has adopted the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals," said Derek Mackay MSP as he outlined their importance at the University's annual research celebration.

First among equals? Diversity work nominated for HE Awards

The University’s important work to support equality and diversity is being recognised in two nominations to The Herald’s Higher Education Awards. It follows recent success in the Times Higher Education Impact Awards, which placed Glasgow

GCU Fashion Showcase unveils stunning 2019 collection

A sustainable fashion range created from excess cashmere waste and a collection designed to raise awareness of homelessness in Glasgow lit up the runway at the 2019 GCU Fashion Show.

University hosts first World Forum on Climate Justice

Final preparations are under way for the first World Forum on Climate Justice which takes place on campus in Glasgow from the June 19-21.

University brings new life to ageing process

Christina McKelvie MSP described Scotland's ageing workforce as an asset and not an expense as she opened the inaugural EngAGE conference at Glasgow Caledonian University.

University's pioneering HIV research features in national campaign

Research which could help Scotland become the first country to beat HIV is being highlighted in a new campaign to promote the public impact of health research at universities across the UK.

Communication is key to successful risk management, according to ACCA report

​Successful risk managers build strong working relationships with staff across the business, according to a new report co-authored by GCU's Dr Patrick Ring.

Gordon Reid nets honorary degree from Glasgow Caledonian University

Grand Slam singles champion and Paralympic gold medallist Gordon Reid MBE served up an inspirational message as he received an honorary degree from Glasgow Caledonian University.

Book now for the 2019 GCU Fashion Show

Clothing created from the surplus waste from one of the world's most exclusive fashion brands will take centre stage at the 2019 GCU Fashion Show.

Dr McAuley makes case at Westminster for drug consumption facility

MPs were told by a Glasgow Caledonian University researcher that Glasgow has one of the strongest cases in Europe for introducing a drug consumption facility in its city centre.

Centre for Climate Justice influences report on UK Aid Spending

A landmark report from the UK's International Development Select Committee calling for major changes in the way the country's £13.9 billion Aid budget is spent is being welcomed by the Director of the University's Centre for Climate Justice,

Engineering research partnership is best in UK

​A collaboration led by the University's School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment (SCEBE) with Edinburgh company, Geckotech Solutions Ltd, has been recognised as the Best Knowledge Transfer Partnership in the UK.